Praise for Norfolk and Suffolk police forces which are both rated as being ‘good’ following inspections by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC)

A police car was damaged in North Walsham, Picture: Archant Library

A police car was damaged in North Walsham, Picture: Archant Library - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2012

Norfolk Constabulary has been praised by inspectors for its 'sustained excellent performance in preventing crime and tackling anti-social behaviour'.

Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) published results from its third PEEL (police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy) assesments which found the Norfolk force was rated as being good in terms of its effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy.

Zoe Billingham, HM Inspector of Constabulary, who commended the service the force was providing, said: 'I am very pleased with the overall performance of Norfolk Constabulary.

'I congratulate Norfolk on its sustained excellent performance in preventing crime and tackling anti-social behaviour. The force works closely with partners, which helps improve its understanding of the threats posed to its local communities.'

Suffolk Constabulary has also been rated as being good.


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