A man has been charged in connection with fraud offences after it is alleged he pocketed £127,000 from 19 victims who were encouraged to withdraw large amounts of money after he claimed to be a police officer.
The inquest into the death of Norfolk TV celebrity Caroline Flack has heard she was “seriously let down by the authorities” and “hounded” over her forthcoming trial in the weeks before she killed herself.
A woman accused of pushing her friend down a flight of stairs after a row over a cancelled holiday was said to be the reason the pair missed their flight - due to her loud and aggressive behaviour towards airport staff, a court heard.
A retiring court usher has been looking back on 17 years of helping to keep the wheels of justice turn - with the standout memory the time a defendant ran from the courthouse and jumped in the River Bure.
Peter's job involves chasing down crime stories across Norfolk and parts of Suffolk, covering courts and preparing backgrounders for trials. Peter also monitors the performance of key organisations like police forces, police and crime commissioners, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) and prisons, including HMP Norwich.
He also looks to raise awareness of issues affecting victims in the county.