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A Suffolk chef who was convicted by a jury of downloading indecent images of children last year downloaded a further 700 images during the police investigation, a court has heard.

Three men have been charged in connection with drugs offences in Lowestoft.

A Suffolk builder has agreed to stop trading until further notice in return for a waiver from prosecution for fraud.

The last time Jeanette Kempton was seen alive, she was staggering down a London street holding a funeral wreath. Her body was found 16 days later in a north Suffolk ditch. Why has this case gone unsolved for 30 years?

A Suffolk fencing contractor who sent a former partner messages containing sexual jokes in breach of a court order has been jailed for 29 weeks.

Two men and a woman from Lowestoft have denied a string of drugs offences.

A 20-year-old man has been jailed for 23 months after admitting a string of burglaries across Lowestoft.

A 20-year-old man has admitted dangerous driving after leading police on a chase at speeds of almost 130mph.

A rogue trader who conned homeowners by failing to complete building work at their properties has been told he will be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

A Suffolk housing developer and its sales and marketing director have denied misleading three house buyers about a children’s play area on a large green space on a development in Leiston.

A Suffolk man who downloaded indecent images of children has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A former drug addict with an “appalling” criminal record has been told to apply the skills he picked up while in jail awaiting sentence for robbing a bookies.

The trial of a former law lecturer who has pleaded not guilty to two charges of raping a girl under the age of 13 is now due to start on June 4 2019.

A remorseless killer who murdered his love rival by stabbing him nine times will serve more than 21 years behind bars.

A man who murdered his love rival by stabbing him nine times will serve more than 21 years behind bars.

A man who murdered his love rival by stabbing him nine times with a kitchen knife will be handed his sentence today.

For more than two weeks, family, friends and jurors gathered at Ipswich Crown Court to hear those involved recount the devastating night when Scott Tarrant was fatally stabbed nine times.

The family of a man stabbed to death outside his former partner’s home have spoken of their “devastating” loss.

A man has been found guilty of murdering his love rival after stabbing him nine times.

Jurors have retired again in the case of a Lowestoft man accused of stabbing his love rival to death.

A Lowestoft man accused of murdering a former friend after they fell out over a woman has denied telling a court a “pack of lies.”

A man accused of murdering his former friend told police he was “petrified” of him after being held at knifepoint.

A woman’s “truly exceptional” personal circumstances have kept her from going straight to prison for carrying a stun gun disguised as a mobile phone.

Lowestoft man Scott Tarrant had fallen out with the former friend accused of murdering him and had attacked him with a glass and a knife, it has been claimed.

A taxi driver claimed a man accused of murder confessed to “opening up” a Lowestoft father minutes after allegedly stabbing him eight times.

A witness has described the “shocking” moments leading up to the death of a Lowestoft father, a court has heard.

A man accused of murdering Lowestoft father Scott Tarrant told a friend: ‘I think I’ve killed him,” on the night of the alleged killing, a court has heard.

A 20-year-old man has been charged on suspicion of burglary after laptops and passports were stolen from a Lowestoft home.

A 23-year-old man will appear in court today charged with the murder of Lowestoft father Scott Tarrant.

A leading barrister has said a “crisis” in Norfolk’s courts is “undermining the credibility of witnesses” as waiting times for justice soar across the county.

A man charged with stealing a marked police van has appeared in court after he admitted cutting off his electronic tag.

A 60-year-old man who made indecent images of children will be sentenced next month.

A Norfolk man has been given a two-year sentence for molesting a teenage girl while they watched a film with his family in the room.

An ex-teacher has been jailed for 10 years after engaging in sexual activity with two female pupils.

A Suffolk couple have denied being in charge of a dangerously out of control animal after a landowner was allegedly bitten on the thigh by their bulldog.

A 52-year-old man from West Yorkshire has been given a suspended prison sentence for grooming offences against a teenage girl from north Suffolk.

The trial of a man accused of setting light to a flat above a Suffolk newsagents has been adjourned until next April.

A woman who was left trapped in her car for two hours after being hit head-on by a drink driver said her life has been changed forever.

A man who downloaded child abuse images has been handed a suspended prison sentence.

A burglar who was wearing a balaclava when he broke into a Cash Converters shop in Bury St Edmunds and stole jewellery and watches worth more than £4,000 has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A 25-year-old man has been jailed for 14 months after he caught hiding ecstasy and cocaine inside Kinder Surprise Eggs at this year’s Latitude Festival.

The trial of an alleged rogue trader accused of fraud is due to take place in February next year.

A disgraced Suffolk teacher who sexually assaulted two teenage girls is facing a jail term when he is sentenced next month.

A man who is accused of fleeing the country after an alleged rape in Lowestoft has been arrested in Spain almost a year after the attack took place.

A man has appeared in court having been charged with stealing a marked police van among a raft of other offences.

A Suffolk pervert could be facing jail after uploading sick images of children online under the pseudonym ‘bbyboy’.

Lowestoft has been hit by a surge in violent crime, latest Home Office figures have revealed.

A vulnerable Suffolk man with physical and mental health problems who downloaded child porn has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A drug dealer’s younger brother has avoided joining him in prison, despite beating a cyclist round the head with a hammer.

A resident of a Lowestoft block of flats was rescued by the fire service and taken to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation after a neighbour deliberately started a fire outside his front door, it has been alleged.

A 19-year-old man who stole jewellery from the home of a retired Suffolk woman has been sentenced to two years youth detention.

A teenager has admitted charges in connection with a ram raid at a Suffolk food store during which a cash machine was ripped out.

A man who brandished a “Rambo-style” knife at his brother during a bust-up on a garage forecourt had taken a cocktail of drink and drugs, a court has heard.

A fantasist whose infatuation with a vet’s receptionist led to a harassment campaign deserved to be punished, senior judges have ruled.

A man has been charged with an imitation firearms offence following an incident in Lowestoft.

A prolific burglar who stole more than £25,000 worth of goods has been described as “determined and vindictive” by police.

A would-be burglar made two farcical failed attempts to break into an Aldi store, including attaching a cable to a stolen car and trying to force open the doors.

A Beccles man faces a number of charges, including obstructing police.

A Lakenheath man who had more than 150 indecent pictures and movies of children on his computer equipment has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Suffolk car salesman – who pocketed more than £45,000 after falsely charging VAT to a customer – has been jailed.

A burglar who crashed a car after stealing it during a break-in at a house Diss has been jailed for three years.

Victims of abuse at a private school are only getting a fraction of compensation they had been promised. Today more ex-pupils come forward to tell of their anger.

A man found asleep in a loft while holding class A drugs between his legs and more than £2,000 in cash has been jailed for three and a half years for drug offences.

A “prolific offender” who stole a mobile phone and £70 in cash has been given two years custody.

A former University of East Anglia (UEA) lecturer has pleaded not guilty to two charges of raping a girl under the age of 13, and nine other offences against girls.

A Lowestoft woman obtained benefits of £60,000 after failing to inform the authorities that she owned a property in Spain, it has been alleged.

Victims said the horror of what they experienced at St George’s School in Norfolk and Suffolk still lives with them 40 years later.

A man from Waveney who stole a BMW X5 and a Range Rover Sport after taking the ignition keys during a burglary has had his sentencing hearing adjourned.

The trial of a 23-year-old man accused of murdering Lowestoft father Scott Tarrant is expected to take place in January.

A Thetford man who punched and kicked a man in a late night attack in Bury St Edmunds has been jailed for 12 months by a judge who said that drunken violence would not be tolerated by the courts.

A man from Thetford who was part of a gang which tortured a vulnerable Suffolk man has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A man has been charged with burglary and aggravated vehicle theft in Diss.

A Suffolk nightclub DJ who denied sexually assaulting a woman while she was asleep has been unanimously cleared by a jury.

A Suffolk nightclub DJ has denied sexually assaulting a woman while she was asleep.

A man suffered a fractured cheekbone after being punched by a friend of former Norwich City player James Maddison, who thought he wasn’t showing the footballer enough respect, a court has heard.

A former law lecturer who fled the country before being convicted of possessing indecent images of children has reappeared in court charged with raping a girl under 13.

A 56-year-old man who was arrested in Romania almost three years after fleeing a Crown Court trial, has been returned to the United Kingdom and also charged with 11 additional offences.

A paedophile law lecturer who went on the run as he battled to evade justice has been arrested in Romania.

A 50-year-old Lowestoft man has ben charged with a trio of burglary offences in the town.

After an upturn in severe violent crime in Lowestoft and years of police cuts, Conor Matchett learned how local people are fearing the town is changing for the worst.

A man and a woman from near Diss have been charged with drug offences after being arrested when police stopped a car in Suffolk.

A former UKIP councillor has come under fire after declaring that he won’t turn his back on his friendship with an old colleague later convicted for murder.

A man has been charged with the burglary of two cars and an attempted burglary at a supermarket.

A diabetic man punched his wife and threatened to kill her after she woke him up to check he had injected himself with insulin, a court has heard.

A Suffolk man and woman are set to stand trial together for charges related to a string of alleged burglaries across the county.

Police have charged a man in connection with a robbery at a betting shop.

A Suffolk man who stole a bronze statue from a war memorial in a churchyard has been jailed for 30 months.

A Suffolk man has been cleared of causing death by careless driving on a Suffolk road.

A man has been cleared of charges of raping a 40-year-old woman he met online.

Celebrity barrister Judge Rinder examined the case of Adele Bellis on his ITV show Crime Stories on Tuesday, May 22.

Two car sales managers who were involved in a £343,000 fraud involving trade-in cars which were sold privately have been given jail sentences totalling more than seven years.

Two men have been jailed for a total of 23 years following an aggravated burglary in Lowestoft which left a man with significant gunshot injuries.

A man was found with indecent images of children despite his attempts to delete them to try to avoid detection, a court heard.

The trial of a 50-year-old Suffolk man accused of causing the death of a pedestrian by careless driving is due to take place next month.

A convicted rapist is facing a prison sentence after being convicted of raping and assaulting another woman.

A 63-year-old woman who caused a crash in which a motorcyclist suffered “catastrophic” injuries has been spared jail.

A Suffolk chef who was convicted by a jury of downloading indecent images of children has now admitted he was responsible for the offences, a court has heard.

A farmer who allowed 56 cattle to die in “disgusting” conditions on his farm has been given a suspended prison sentence and ordered to pay fines and costs of nearly £30,000.

A Suffolk man who was arrested after he was seen looking at images of children on a computer at a Suffolk library has been given a community order.

A man who stamped on an unconscious man’s head has been jailed for 15 months.

A 78-year-old man accused of killing his neighbour’s dog with a shotgun and then threatening to shoot its owner has been cleared by a jury.

A man accused of shooting and killing his neighbour’s pet told police he got his gun after seeing his neighbour’s dog attacking his own, a court has been told.

A witness in the trial of a man accused of shooting and killing his neighbour’s dog has told a court the gunshot went off in her ear and sounded “like a thunderclap”.

A man convicted for possessing and intending to supply crack cocaine and heroin has been sentenced to three years in jail.

A man who robbed a man at a cash point has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

A teenager who drove over a red traffic light at a busy junction where schoolchildren were waiting during a police chase has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight into custody.

A Beccles man who sexually assaulted two schoolgirls has been jailed for four years.

A man, who allegedly had more than 300 indecent images of children on his mobile phone and computer equipment, told police he wasn’t responsible for downloading them, a court has heard.

A “world-famous” harpist who has performed for the Queen and several prime ministers was told by a judge that her reputation lay “in tatters” as he jailed her for sexually abusing a schoolboy in the 1980s.

A Lowestoft man serving a life sentence for arranging a savage acid attack on his ex-girlfriend has failed in a bid to clear his name.

A Lowestoft drug dealer has been jailed for more than three years after being caught with heroin, cocaine and cannabis.

A Lowestoft woman who stabbed her partner seven times with a knife during a row in the home they shared has walked free from court.

A man has been charged with intent to supply crack-cocaine and heroin following a successful stop-and-search by a specialised drugs team.

A man accused of attacking two men during a night out in Lowestoft has been cleared by a jury.

A former Suffolk teacher and a renowned harpist accused of sexually assaulting a schoolboy more than thirty years ago have been warned they are facing jail sentences after being convicted by a jury.

The jury in the trial of a former Suffolk teacher and a world renowned harpist accused of sexually assaulting a schoolboy boy more than 30 years ago is expected to continue its deliberations tomorrow.

A man underwent surgery to have a metal plate inserted in his face after he was attacked during a night out in Lowestoft, it has been alleged.

A man who was ordered to do unpaid work as part of a suspended prison sentence order for selling cannabis at Latitude music festival was back in court today after breaching the order.

Harpist denies sexually abusing schoolboy

Two men have been bailed after being charged in connection with an incident which saw a victim robbed in his own home.

Business leaders have warned that small firms in East Anglia could be left in jeopardy in the fall-out of construction giant Carillion’s collapse.

A mother whose son was allegedly sexually abused by a former teacher from Wymondham and his harpist girlfriend told a trial she had been “naive” and “stupid”.

A former teacher from Wymondham and his then-girlfriend, a world-renowned harpist, have been accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy in the 1980s, a trial has heard.

Police used a stinger device to stop the driver of a van following a pursuit on the A11 in Forest Heath and Thetford.

A world-renowned harpist who has played for the Queen and several prime ministers is on trial along with her former Norfolk partner accused of sexually abusing a schoolboy.

A Lowestoft man who downloaded more than 400 indecent images of children has been jailed for two years and six months.

A Suffolk charity which faced an uncertain future after its treasurer defrauded it of more than £200,000 is to get back more than £100,000 of the money.

A Suffolk pest control company which failed to store hazardous chemicals safely has been ordered to pay a fine and costs totalling more than £100,000.

Three Lowestoft men are due to appear in court next year charged with an aggravated burglary that left two men requiring hospital treatment.

Two men who inflicted life-threatening injuries on a 50-year-old man have been jailed for more than a decade each.

A Beccles man has been charged with child sex offences, including involving an under-13 in prostitution.

A fitness instructor at a Suffolk airbase sexually assaulted a client after asking him to strip during an assessment, it has been alleged.

Two men who wore masks as they attacked a father and son in a Suffolk village have been jailed for a combined total of more than 20 years.

A Lowestoft burglar who preyed on elderly victims in sheltered accommodation has been jailed for two-and-a-half years.

A Suffolk pub landlord accused of threatening to kill his wife during a New Year’s Day row has been cleared by a jury.

A man who indecently touched a girl nearly two decades ago when he was a schoolboy has been given an eight month suspended prison sentence.

A Lowestoft man has been charged with a series of drug offences, including intent to supply crack cocaine and heroin.

A Suffolk man accused of raping and assaulting two women he met on the Plenty of Fish dating website has been cleared of raping one of the women.

A Suffolk woman accused of throwing a heart-shaped vase at her partner causing a cut to his arm during a Valentine’s Day row has been convicted by a jury.

A Suffolk man suffered a cut to his arm which needed 13 stitches after his partner threw a heart-shaped ornament at him during a Valentine’s Day row, it has been alleged.

A woman, who was allegedly raped and assaulted by a Lowestoft man she met on the Plenty of Fish dating website, rang her sister in a “terrible state,” a court has heard.

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of sexually assaulting a schoolgirl will take place in April next year.

A violent thief has been jailed for six years following the “despicable” robbery of a deaf man.

A woman who was allegedly raped and assaulted by a Suffolk man she met on the Plenty of Fish dating website broke down in tears while she was being questioned about the allegations yesterday (Tuesday).

A former Suffolk sea cadet instructor who was given a suspended prison sentence after he had sex with a 15-year-old girl has been locked up for six months after he broke a court order banning him from having unsupervised contact with any other young girls.

A man jailed for 25 years after a police raid netted Suffolk’s biggest drugs haul has been ordered by a judge to hand over £4,500 he was awarded in damages after the prison authorities failed to provide him with kosher food, to pay back his criminal profits.

The trial of a man accused of attempted murder following a serious incident in which a man was shot multiple times will take place in March next year.

A Norfolk father-of-two who downloaded indecent images of children has been jailed for 26 months.

A Lowestoft man has been jailed for five years and eight months after pleading guilty to Class A drugs offences.

A former Suffolk teacher who downloaded child porn has been sentenced to a community order.

A man has appeared in court having been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a crash in Suffolk.

A man who was involved in an attack which resulted in a Lowestoft man being taken to hospital with serious head injuries has been convicted by a jury.

A former Norfolk police officer who had been jailed for his involvement in the theft of high value 7th century coins has been ordered to repay £15,000.

Two men who committed more than 50 burglaries at homes across seven counties including Suffolk and Norfolk have been given jail sentences totalling 13 years.

A former lecturer who escaped to Ireland after being convicted of having indecent images of children has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

A former lecturer who escaped to Ireland after being convicted of having indecent images of children has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

A former lecturer who escaped to Ireland after being convicted of having indecent images of children has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.

The Broads Authority has spent tens of thousands of pounds on legal fees fighting a five-year battle with a retired teacher over tolls.

A drink driver who swapped seats with a passenger during a high speed police chase has been jailed for eight months.

A motorcyclist, who admitted causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre, has been jailed for 22 months.

Four people appeared in court following an attempted murder and aggravated burglary in Lowestoft.

Two men have been jailed for a total of eight years for supplying Class A drugs in Norwich.

A Lowestoft man, who downloaded indecent images of children, has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A van driver, who drove at double the speed limit during a police chase, has narrowly avoided an immediate prison sentence.

A mother-of-two has been jailed for 21 months for an ‘extremely violent’ assault in a Lowestoft pub which left the victim blind in one eye.

A drunk driver swapped seats with a passenger during a high speed chase, which was recorded on a police car’s dash-cam, a court has heard.

A boat owner who crashed into a moored motor cruiser on Oulton Broad, resulting in his partner and one of his children being thrown into the water, was travelling at nearly five times the speed limit, a court has heard.

A lorry driver is facing an immediate prison sentence after admitting causing the death of a Kesgrave man and seriously injuring his seven-year-old daughter by dangerous driving.

A 29-year-old man has been jailed for robbery and a series of other offences in Lowestoft.

The jury in the trial of a man accused of robbing his victim in the corridor of a block of flats while allegedly pointing a replica Glock handgun at him is expected to continue its discussions tomorrow (Wednesday).

A man was taken to a corridor in a block of flats and allegedly robbed of his mobile phone and bank card after having a replica Glock handgun pointed at him, a court has heard.

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm following an incident in the town will take place in the New Year.

A man who was exposed in a sting by vigilante paedophile hunters will be sentenced next month.

A burglar has been jailed for nearly two and a half years for breaking into a home while the occupant was in hospital.

A former scout leader who sexually assaulted two boys during a boat trip on the Norfolk Broads more than 40 years ago has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

A Suffolk family’s appeal to help a seven-year-old who broke both collarbones in a serious crash has gone viral.

A 48-year-old people smuggler who tried to help six illegal immigrants enter Britain through Suffolk has been jailed for four years.

A 43-year-old man who was charged with murder after a body was found at a house in Cumberland Avenue in Bury St Edmunds last week has been remanded in custody.

A fugitive’s battle to evade justice despite already spending two years behind bars in Ireland has been described as “farcical” by an MP.

A Bramford motorcyclist, who has admitted causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre, has been warned he could be jailed.

A 29-year-old man has been charged with the burglary of a Somerleyton home.

The trial of a man accused of possessing an imitation firearm in Lowestoft will take place in October.

A 24-year-old Lowestoft man, who attacked a teenager with a meat cleaver, will be sentenced in September after a psychiatric report has been prepared on him.

Police have stopped searching for the body of a murdered woman who went missing a year ago.

A university student who sexually assaulted two women while they were on a night out in Lowestoft has been sentenced to 27 months youth detention.

The drunk driver who drove at 124mph prior to the collision which killed 22-year-old beauty therapist Lauren Danks on the A11 had two previous convictions for dangerous and drink-driving.

A 64-year-old Beccles man who “frittered away” £118,000 he stole from tenants and landlords while running a property management company has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

A 26-year-old man has been charged with drugs offences after being arrested by Suffolk officers in London.

A 64-year-old man who pleaded guilty to death by dangerous driving has been jailed for seven years.

A man accused of raping a woman after a night out in Lowestoft has claimed that she had wanted to have sex with him and his friend, and had pointed out an alleyway where it could take place, a court has heard.

A man who has been a church warden and publicity officer at Wymondham Abbey and a renowned harpist have been charged with sexually abusing a teenage boy.

A man is to appear at crown court charged with possessing an imitation firearm in Lowestoft.

A 58-year-old man has denied attempting to abduct a nine-year-old girl from outside a supermarket in Lowestoft when he appeared at Norwich Magistrates Court.

The trial of a man accused of downloading child porn will take place in October.

A-30-year-old Suffolk man who assaulted his brother and damaged his television has been told he might not go to prison when he is sentenced next month.

A man, who punched and kicked his partner before stabbing her in the stomach, has been jailed for four years and three months.

A disability charity has revealed how it was almost forced to close after its former treasurer embezzled more than £200,000 from its reserves.

A treasurer who embezzled more than £212,000 from a Suffolk charity which gives advice and information to disabled people has been warned he is facing a lengthy jail term.

A 64-year-old Suffolk man has appeared in court charged with causing the death of a young woman by dangerous driving.

Two men who were involved in a £47,000 armed robbery at a Beccles jewellers have been jailed for a total of more than 17 years.

Peace returned to the shoreline at Orford today, after the drama of seven suspected illegal immigrants being pulled from a stranded sailing boat.

A drunk customer who returned to a Suffolk pub brandishing a chainsaw after he was asked to leave by door staff has walked free from court after a judge decided not to send him straight to prison.

A 25-year-old man has been charged with robbery after trouble flared in Lowestoft.

A lorry driver has been jailed for 18 months after the steam engine he was carrying on the back of his vehicle crashed into a bus, causing serious injuries to six people.

A lorry driver from Great Yarmouth has been jailed for 18 months after a steam engine on the back of his truck crashed into a bus, seriously injuring six people.

A Bramford motorcyclist has been charged with causing the death of his pillion passenger through dangerous driving by having a defective rear tyre.

A dishonest carer with a gambling habit who stole war medals, cash and jewellery from elderly clients was caught after police installed a covert camera in the home of one of her victims, a court has heard.

A banned driver who tried to escape police officers by jumping into a river after a high speed chase over seven miles has been jailed for 16 months.

A 20-year-old Lowestoft man has been jailed for 15 months after pleading guilty to four offences including possession of heroin with intent to supply and possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply.

A drug addict who dishonestly obtained more than £6,000 from an 86-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Lowestoft man who lost his temper when he saw his partner texting a friend and threw her to the floor causing a fractured wrist has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A 53-year-old man who dragged a teenager into a driveway in Lowestoft on New Year’s Day has been jailed for three years.

A 20-year-old man from Great Yarmouth has been remanded in custody this morning after being charged with the rape of a girl under 16 in a Lowestoft park, sexual grooming her and breaching a sexual harm prevention order. Christopher Neill, of Marsh Road, was arrested by Suffolk police officers on Monday after the girl reported that she had been raped in Fen Park on Sunday after meeting a man she had contact with on Facebook.

A carer for a terminally ill man, who stole his bank card and used it to withdraw nearly £3,000 from his account, has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Lowestoft couple who set up a cannabis factory in their bungalow have been given prison sentences totalling 50 months.

Drugs worth about £5,000 have been seized, and 11 people have been arrested, during a week of action to target drug supply in Lowestoft.

A “ruthless” killer who murdered Suffolk couple Peter and Sylvia Stuart will have to serve at least 35 years of a life sentence.

For the last 10 months, the murders of Peter and Sylvia Stuart have been the subject of a major police investigation leading upto today’s conviction of Ali Qazimaj.

The family of a murdered Suffolk couple have condemned the man who killed the couple as a “twisted individual”.

The jury in the trial of a man accused of murdering Suffolk couple Peter and Sylvia Stuart has retired to consider its verdicts.

A 13-year-old who raped a younger boy out of curiosity after watching pornography on the Internet has been given a two-year youth rehabilitation order.

A Lowestoft man serving a life sentence for arranging a savage acid attack on his ex-girlfriend has won the right to appeal on a technicality.

A 20-year-old Lowestoft man has appeared at court this morning (Thursday) charged with possession of heroin with intent to supply and possession of crack cocaine with intent to supply.

A former Norfolk policeman who stole 10 ancient gold coins he found with a metal detector has been jailed.

Three men have been charged with drug offences in Lowestoft.

Two men are set to appear in court later this month after being charge in connection with a series of burglaries across six counties, including Norfolk and Suffolk.

A lorry driver has admitted dangerous driving after a steam engine on the back of his truck crashed into a bus, seriously injuring six people.

A man accused of murdering a Suffolk couple has denied carrying out the killings as he gives evidence at Ipswich Crown Court.

A Chatteris recycling company boss jailed for a £1.1 million VAT fraud has been given a choice to either pay back over £217,000 or face two more years in prison.

A Norfolk policeman who found a £15,000 haul of historic gold coins with his metal detector has been sacked for cheating the landowner out of a share of the treasure.

A vulnerable patient at a Suffolk residential care home who climbed on a table had been at risk of falling through a window when she was allegedly dragged of the table by two care workers - one of whom is from Great Yarmouth - who are accused of ill-treating her.

A 40-year-old man has been jailed for five years after pleading guilty to a burglary in Oulton Broad.

A Norfolk policeman who found a £15,000 haul of historic gold coins with his metal detector has been sacked for cheating the landowner out of a share of the treasure.

A 75-year-old Suffolk man who was allegedly murdered by an Essex factory worker died after being stabbed in the chest and back nine times, a court has heard.

A credit card belonging to a murdered 69-year-old Suffolk woman was used to withdraw cash in Essex the day after she was last seen alive, a court has heard.

A neighbour of a Suffolk couple who were allegedly murdered by a former asylum seeker found no signs of a disturbance when he looked round their home after their daughter became concerned about them, a court has heard.

A man who fractured a man’s jaw when he punched him in the face during an argument at a Suffolk pub has been jailed for 12 months.

DNA from a Suffolk couple allegedly murdered by a former asylum seeker was found in the car that he abandoned in Dover before fleeing the country, it has been alleged.

A customer at a Suffolk pub suffered a broken jaw after being punched in the face during an argument with another customer, it has been alleged.

A man accused of the murder of a husband and wife from a Suffolk village is due to appear in court.

A policeman who sold 10 ancient gold coins he found in a west Norfolk field has been told by a judge that he may receive a suspended jail sentence.

Norfolk police has confirmed that a case against a former football commentator at Norwich City accused of sexual grooming has been dropped.

A Lowestoft man accused of being involved in the production of cannabis found in a bungalow, which had been converted into a cannabis factory, has been convicted by a jury.

Three people have been charged after a man in his 60s was robbed at knifepoint in Lowestoft.

A Halesworth town councillor has been found not guilty of causing the death of a teenage motorcyclist by careless driving.

A drunk motorist who killed a “kind, warm and gentle” man in a head-on car crash has been jailed for four years and eight months.

A caretaker at a Suffolk school who sexually “groomed” a 13-year-old schoolgirl after meeting her on a social networking site has been jailed for three years.

An over-the-limit motorist who killed a “kind, warm and gentle” man in a car crash has been warned he is facing a “substantial” jail term when he is sentenced next month.

A man accused of robbing a jewellers of £47,000 worth of goods while armed with an imitation sawn-off shotgun has appeared in court.

A Beccles man who was involved in an attempted robbery at a house in the town during which two terrified brothers feared they were going to be killed has been jailed for four years.

A 28-year-old man has been jailed for four years after admitting a violent attack at a home in Lowestoft in May.

Detectives have said they have not given up in their quest to find the body of alleged Suffolk double murder victim Sylvia Stuart.

A judge has ordered a psychiatric report to be prepared on a Beccles man who has admitted an offence of attempted robbery.

A Lowestoft man is due to go on trial next year after denying sexually assaulting a schoolgirl.

A Mildenhall man who sexually assaulted a teenager after attending a house party has been jailed for 42 months.

A Suffolk painter and decorator who started a fire on the top floor of a three storey block of eight flats in the middle of the night has been jailed for 30 months.

The wife of a 46-year-old Suffolk man who was killed in a car crash has described him as a “kind, warm, gentle” animal-lover who was “highly respected”.

A 40-year-old man has been charged following an appeal for information after a burglary in Lowestoft.

A Suffolk prison worker who had an “inappropriate “relationship with a convicted murderer after falling in love with him has been jailed for 12 months.

Here is our monthly look back at some of the criminals jailed in Norfolk and Suffolk courts in September.

Five men have been jailed for a total of 112 years for conspiring to murder a man with a sawn-off shotgun at his home in Bury St Edmunds.

An inmate is back in a secure jail after leaving Hollesley Bay open prison without permission to buy alcohol before trying to smuggle it back in.

Network Rail has been fined £4million for a string of safety failures after a former actress was struck and killed by a train on a railway foot crossing.

A teacher at a former Suffolk boarding school who “systematically groomed and sexually abused” eight boys more than 30 years ago has been jailed for 21 years.

A Lowestoft scaffolder has received a suspended prison sentence and 160 hours of unpaid work after making up the figures on his tax returns in an attempt to steal more than £30,000

An inquest into a Suffolk couple alleged to be victims of a double murder has heard the 75-year-old’s husband’s body was found in a stream near their home wrapped in black material.

A lorry driver from Great Yarmouth will stand trial after denying six charges of causing serious injury by dangerous driving after a

A maintenance worker at a Suffolk holiday park has been cleared of taking advantage of a “tipsy” woman and raping her while her partner was crashed out on a sofa and his wife was asleep in bed.

A Suffolk engineer who “buried his head in the sand” and failed to pay more than £100,000 in tax over a period of eight years has been given a suspended 20-month prison sentence.

A man accused of killing a Suffolk couple faces a trial next year after not guilty pleas were entered in his absence after he refused to leave his prison cell.

A former soldier who had more than 1,000 child porn and extreme pornographic images on his computer equipment has been ordered to attend a sex offenders’ treatment programme.

Three men who were part of a gang of burglars who targeted more than 40 homes during a spate of break-ins across Norfolk and Suffolk are today starting jail sentences totalling 30 years.

A former Lowestoft man has been detained following a “savage” metal bar attack, which left his victim with a broken nose and other injuries.

A 56-year-old man has been jailed for a total of 24 years after being found guilty of raping and sexually assaulting a young boy.

A Lowestoft man who was jailed as a teenager for the senseless murder of a terminally-ill cancer sufferer has lost a bid for an early chance of parole.

A man charged with the double murder of a Suffolk couple has been remanded in custody until August 19.

A woman has spoken out as a Lowestoft man was jailed for 12 years after being found guilty of three counts of raping her.

Suffolk double murder suspect Ali Qazimaj is expected to appear before Ipswich magistrates on Friday after his appeal against extradition from Luxembourg was turned down.

A man has had his prison sentence extended – by four years and six months - after a successful challenge by Suffolk police and the Crown Prosecution Service.

A Lowestoft businessman has been jailed after denying his siblings their share of his mother’s estate.

A bank employee has been jailed for 14 months for his part in a fraudulent scheme which targeted victims in Norwich.

A teacher at a former Suffolk school is facing a lengthy prison sentence after being convicted of “systematically grooming and sexually abusing“ eight boys more than 30 years ago.

A 34-year-old Lowestoft man has been jailed for two years and eight months after pleading guilty to a home burglary and two counts of theft.

A drug addict who broke into a house by smashing a window was arrested after traces of his DNA were discovered in blood found at the scene, a court has heard.

A 71-year-old dishonestly claimed £162,000 in benefits in the name of a fictitious woman during a decade-long fraud.

A Suffolk law lecturer wanted for making indecent images of a child has failed in a legal challenge to his detention pending his extradition from Ireland.

A 46-year-old man from Lowestoft has been found guilty of raping a teenage girl.

A 46-year-old Lowestoft man has been found guilty of three counts of raping a teenage girl.

A mother-of-two with a gambling addiction who conned unsuspecting members of the public out of hundreds of pounds in a bogus music festival ticket scam has been jailed for six months.

A supermarket manager barged into a house at night armed with a baseball bat and hit a man so hard that the bat snapped, a court has heard.

Experts say the rescue of 18 migrants from the Channel earlier this week – and reports of a suspected people trafficking ring attempting to reach Sea Palling in Norfolk – has exposed weaknesses in the UK’s borders, particularly along more isolated stretches of coastline.

A teenager who carried out more than 40 cyber attacks on an online gaming site has been ordered to do unpaid work in the community.

Ex-Kesgrave Hall care worker John McKno is today serving a 14-year sentence for abusing five boys at three schools more than 20 years ago.

A 23-year-old Diss man will be sentenced next month after being convicted of kissing two schoolgirls.

A 70-year-old teacher at a former Suffolk school who carried out a “sustained campaign of sexual abuse” against five boys has been jailed for 14 years.

Two men have been charged with drugs offences after police raided homes in Lowestoft.

A 70-year-old former teacher at Kesgrave Hall school was jailed for 14 years today after admitting sexually abusing five children.

A prisoner accused of attacking a fellow inmate on behalf of a guard in exchange for a single cell once knifed a gang rival in the neck, a court heard today.

A civilian employee at a Suffolk RAF base who stole more than £70,000 from mess accounts has been jailed.

Two men have each been jailed for six years and nine months after they were involved in a terrifying burglary in which a heavily pregnant woman was punched in the stomach at her Lowestoft home.

A 61-year-old north Suffolk van driver has appeared in court to be charged in connection with the death of a 19-year-old motorcyclist near Ipswich.

A man who walked into a police station and confessed to a robbery at a Lowestoft petrol station six years earlier gave the money he stole to charity, a court has heard.

A Suffolk doctor accused of sexually assaulting a woman has been cleared of two of the four allegations against him.

A second man has been arrested in connection with an aggravated burglary in Beccles earlier this month.

A Suffolk man told last night how he chased a burglar out of his house, through the streets - and then bought him a pint.

A Suffolk doctor accused of sexually assaulting a woman admitted he had a sex addiction, it has been alleged.

Two men, including one who was armed with a knuckle duster, who were involved in a violent late night attack on two other men in their 40s outside a Beccles pub have been jailed for a total of more than six years.

A Suffolk special constable accused of disclosing personal data without consent has said justice has been done after his case was dropped by prosecutors.

A special constable accused of disclosing personal data without consent said “justice has been done” after his case was dropped by prosecutors.

A burglar who entered a house in Lowestoft at night while the occupants were asleep could avoid jailed when he is sentenced next month.

A prolific Lowestoft criminal with about 140 convictions to his name has been given another prison term.

A Lowestoft man has been jailed for a total of 16 months after burgling the home of a woman in her 80s – stealing items including a diamond engagement ring.

A prolific Lowestoft burglar has been jailed for 40 months after admitting the latest in a long line of burglaries.

Paedophile headteacher Derek Slade who was serving 21 years in prison for abusing boys at a Suffolk school has died.

A 70-year-old man from Norfolk has pleaded guilty to number of sexual assaults against five children at three schools in Suffolk, Devon and Worcestershire.

One of Suffolk’s most prolific criminals has been told by a judge that he will be jailed when he is sentenced next week after admitting the latest in a long line of burglaries.

He had been hailed for his voluntary work in helping to transform Waveney Gymnastics Club and overseeing its move to a state-of-the-art facility.

A former UEA lecturer who jumped Ipswich Crown Court bail shortly before being convicted of child pornography for a second time is to be extradited from the Republic of Ireland.

The former treasurer of a Suffolk gymnastics club who defrauded it of £99,000 has been warned he could be jailed when his sentenced next month.

A Suffolk special constable will have his case heard at crown court after pleading not guilty to disclosing personal data without consent.

A gang of fraudsters targeted five affluent apartment blocks in Norwich and cleaned out people’s bank accounts.

Ten people have been sentenced for a £290,000 bank fraud operation which affected 200 victims across the country.

A Lowestoft man has been jailed for eight years after he raped a 12-year-old girl he met online.

A Suffolk boatbuilder suspected of aiding an alleged £546million drug smuggling operation has been one of UK customs’ ‘most wanted’ since 2004.

A 73-year-old man and a 38-year-old woman from Lowestoft have both been jailed for possession of heroin with intent to supply.

A house father at a former Norfolk boarding school accused of indecently touching and sexually assaulting a former pupil almost 40 years ago has denied being sexually attracted to underage boys.

A man who was allegedly indecently and sexually assaulted by the housefather of a former Norfolk school went to police almost 40 years later after being told about another case involving the same man, a court has heard.

A 27-year-old man has been jailed for seven years following an attack on Lowestoft seafront which left the victim with a fractured jaw and fractured eye socket.

A 46-year-old man is due to appear at Ipswich Crown Court today charged with a burglary at a home in Lowestoft two days before Christmas.

A detective has today described how a student is lucky to be alive after he was stabbed during an unprovoked attack in a Norwich car park.

A former teacher at a Norfolk and Suffolk school has appeared in court accused of 34 child sex charges against nine ex-pupils after being extradited to England from France.

An artist was so scared after she was stalked by a man who sent her pictures of knives and guns that she cancelled an exhibition, Ipswich Crown Court heard.

A conman who carried out a £13,000 internet fraud just weeks after being given a suspended sentence for a similar fraud has been locked up for three years and ten months.

A 26-year-old Beccles man who was jailed in September after raping a woman in her bed has had his sentence increased.

A 26-year-old Lowestoft man has been remanded in custody after being charged with drugs offences.

A 28-year-old woman has been given a suspended prison sentence after being found guilty of a £138,000 fraud on eBay.

Three members of a gang which netted almost £1m from more than 100 burglaries across Norfolk, Suffolk and the east of England, have been ordered to repay a token sum of £1 each after a court heard they had no assets.

A Norwich estate agent cleared of raping a 53-year-old woman has spoken of his delight at his acquittal and described the 15 months since his arrest as “the worst of my life”.

An estate agent accused of raping a 53-year-old woman after meeting her outside a nightclub has denied slapping her so hard that it “took her breath away” during the alleged attack.

A former criminal law lecturer who fled Ipswich Crown Court before being convicted of child pornography for the second time remains in a Republic of Ireland jail.

A north Suffolk woman accused of dishonestly purchasing goods worth £35,000 on eBay using a PayPal account in someone else’s name has been convicted of fraud by a jury.

A Suffolk man who sent a 15-year-old girl a naked picture of himself and told her he wanted to have sex with her has been ordered to attend a sex offenders’ treatment programme.

A Suffolk woman dishonestly purchased goods worth £35,000 on eBay using a Paypal account in someone else’s name, it has been alleged.

Mental health bosses carried out a review of procedures after a reclusive pensioner was murdered in her own home in Norwich, it has emerged.

A Lowestoft beautician disfigured in an acid attack orchestrated by her controlling ex-boyfriend has called for new laws and restrictions to prevent the rising number of attacks.

A Lowestoft beautician disfigured in an acid attack orchestrated by her controlling ex-boyfriend has said “my life will never be the same” as he was jailed for life.

A man who stole jewellery from an 82-year-old woman while carrying out repairs at her home in Lowestoft has pledged to try to recover the missing items.

A 70-year-old former maths teacher has denied 13 charges alleging he abused five children at three schools.

A 23-year-old man has been jailed for life and is expected to serve a minimum of 25-and-a-half years for the murder of an elderly woman in Norwich.

A man who will today be sentenced for killing a woman in her own home is the son of a murderer, it has emerged.

A man has today been warned a life sentence was “inevitable” after he pleaded guilty to the murder of a woman in her 80s at her home in Norwich.

A former UEA lecturer who went missing from court shortly before a jury convicted him of downloading child porn has been detained in Ireland.

A police search was under way last night after a former Suffolk law lecturer disappeared from court where he was facing charges of downloading child porn.

A 32-year-old man is due to appear before magistrates in Lowestoft, charged in connection with a Southwold robbery which took place in March.

A former Suffolk law lecturer accused of downloading child porn used computer software to conceal his internet activity, it has been alleged.

A notorious conman who has spent most of his life in prison could be facing another jail term after being found guilty of two more offences of fraud.

A man who was found in possession of cocaine and an ecstasy tablet after police received reports of an illegal rave being organised in Rendlesham Forest has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Beccles man has been jailed after raping a woman in her bed in what police have described as a “truly abhorrent crime”.

A 26-year-old man has been jailed for five years and four months after raping a woman in her bed in what was described as a ‘truly abhorrent crime’.

Prosecutors have said they will review procedures after charges were dropped against a teacher who took a meat cleaver in to school for classroom demonstrations.

Adele Bellis has spoken out after her boyfriend was found guilty of plotting to “horrifically disfigure” her.

A jilted boyfriend has been found guilty of plotting to “horrifically disfigure” his ex-girlfriend by first having her stabbed in the face and later doused in acid.

The jury in the trial of a jilted boyfriend accused of hatching a plan to “horrifically disfigure” his beautician ex-girlfriend has been sent home for the night.

A 22-year-old man from Lowestoft is due to appear at Ipswich Crown Court today charged with burglary and drugs offences.

A 53-year-old Lowestoft woman has pleaded not guilty to murdering her 89-year-old father.

The jury in the trial of two men accused of being involved in a plot to throw acid over a 22-year-old Suffolk beautician is expected to retire to consider its verdicts next week.

A Suffolk man has denied “recruiting” a man to throw acid over his former girlfriend after she ended their six year relationship.

A man who was allegedly paid to throw acid over a 22-year-old woman by her jealous ex-boyfriend has denied hoping to get a lighter sentence by giving evidence in court against him.

A man who says he was paid £500 to throw acid in a 22-year-old beautician’s face in Lowestoft has told a court he had feared for his life if he did not carry out the attack.

A man who downloaded child pornography on his computer equipment has been warned he could be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

A Suffolk man who allegedly paid for someone to throw acid over his ex-girlfriend has been described as jealous and controlling by her best friend. Aimee Roberts told a jury at Ipswich Crown Court that several months before the acid attack, Adele Bellis said Anthony Riley had locked her in his house and hit her in the face.

A Lowestoft woman has described seeing smoke coming from her body after she was doused in acid while waiting at a bus stop.

A 43-year-old man, formerly from Lowestoft, has been jailed for two years and ten months after admitting two home burglaries and a theft from a vehicle.

A Lowestoft man hatched a plan to “horrifically disfigure” his ex-girlfriend first by having her stabbed in the mouth and later doused in sulphuric acid in Lowestoft, a court has heard.

A former Norfolk police officer whose addiction to gambling “grew out of control” has been jailed after admitting a frauds totalling about £85,000.

A former Norfolk police officer has been jailed for two years after admitting a string of frauds totalling about £85,000.

A 40-year-old man has been jailed for 12 years for raping a young girl.

A doctor charged with sex offences denied counts of indecent assault and sexual assault in court.

A speeding motorist who smashed through a hedge before ending up overturned in a field near Halesworth, causing serious injuries to a 15-year-old passenger has been jailed for 21 months.

A man who hit a friend over the head with a bottle causing a cut to his forehead after they had been drinking has been jailed for 16 months.

A Lowestoft man and a woman who robbed a stroke victim have been jailed.

Three thieves involved in the “despicable” theft of a disabled man’s life savings after robbers burst into his Southwold home have been jailed.

Members of an organised crime gang who netted almost £1m involved in more than 100 burglaries across Norfolk, Suffolk and the east of England, have been jailed for a total of more than 20 years.

A burglary gang involved in more than 100 break-ins at homes across Suffolk, Essex and eastern England have been given jail terms totalling more than 20 years.

An 89-year-old Suffolk man’s daughter has appeared in court charged with his murder.

A Lowestoft woman is due to appear in court this afternoon charged with the murder of an 89-year-old man.

A film about the murders of prostitutes by former Norwich landlord Steve Wright in Ipswich holds its premiere on Tuesday evening.

A 59-year-old man who previously lived in Lowestoft has been jailed for 20 years after being found guilty of 10 sexual offences against four victims, police have said.

Three men who were caught unloading more than three million illegal cigarettes hidden in air conditioning units in Brandon, have been jailed for more than 11 years.

A Good Samaritan who intervened after seeing a man hit a woman suffered a badly broken leg after falling to the ground while the two men were scuffling, a court heard.

A Norwich rapist is today behind bars after being convicted of multiple attacks on a teenage girl 30 years ago.

A Norfolk bus driver who sexually assaulted a woman passenger after “trying it on” with her has been given a suspended jail sentence.

Prison officials were left embarrassed when the sentencing of a man who stabbed his brother had to be postponed because the wrong prisoner was brought from Norwich to Ipswich.

Four men and a woman accused of being involved in a nationwide fraud are due to stand trial in November after denying a string of charges.

A 20-year-old man who broke into 55 beach huts on a Suffolk seaside town seafront has been sentenced to 20 months detention.

The widow of a partially-sighted man is to sue the driver who fatally crashed into her husband in a £150,000 High Court claim.

A man accused of biting off part of a man’s lip during a fight has claimed he was acting in self-defence.

A financial manager from west Suffolk who used his company credit card to join internet dating sites and buy flowers and jewellery, has been jailed for 15 months.

A former lifeboat crew member who was jailed after he was caught trying to take a photo up a schoolgirl’s skirt today walked free after his sentence was quashed.

A fourth person appeared in court yesterday (Thursday) in connection with an acid attack in Lowestoft last year.

A man accused of alarming motorists by posing by the side of the road as a woman in need of help has been warned he could be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

The trial of three men accused of being involved in an acid attack on a woman in Lowestoft is due to take place at Ipswich Crown Court on August 17.

Another man has been charged over an assault in Lowestoft where a woman had a corrosive substance thrown in her face.

A former Norfolk police officer who admitted a string of frauds totalling about £85,000 has been warned he could be jailed.

Two men are due to appear at Ipswich Magistrates Court this morning, Friday 6 March, charged with robbery.

The devastated father of a 15-year-old Gorleston girl killed in a head-on collision on the A12 has urged young people not to drive “like idiots”.

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