Norfolk Police

It is a regular match day haunt for Norwich City fans and even has the word Canary in its name.

Police are appealing for help to find a wanted man in Norwich.

More than 100 vehicles were spotted speeding in a 40mph limit on the A47 at Gorleston.

A man remains on police bail as investigations continue into a murder in Great Yarmouth.

Electrical fencing and hundreds of metres of wire have been stolen from a field in a mid Norfolk village over the weekend.

A couple whose son’s 10th birthday party was invaded by masked robbers with knives have described the terrifying moment the attackers burst into their home.

Three men armed with knives and disguised in balaclavas broke into a children’s birthday party in Norwich and demanded drugs on Friday evening.

A till containing nearly £1,000 was stolen from a Norfolk mayor’s business after thieves bent metal bars and unscrewed smash-proof windows to get access to his shop.

Police are investigating after a pupil at a school in Norwich was approached and asked to get into a car.

A 49-year-old man is wanted in the Great Yarmouth area for breaching a deportation order.

A drink driver has been arrested in Great Yarmouth after he was found to be almost three times over the legal limit.

A man has been arrested in connection with a sex assault in Norwich.

Residents in a Norfolk village are being urged to be vigilant following successive burglaries which saw money and jewellery stolen.

Police are investigating two armed robberies in King’s Lynn and Downham Market.

A video has revealed the moment a van driver laughed triumphantly after he ploughed into a huge puddle to splash two unsuspecting pedestrians in Great Yarmouth.

A busy road into King’s Lynn is closed due to an accident between two cars and a lorry.

A Norfolk chef who has struggled with mental ill health is set to hold his third monthly social event surrounding wellbeing.

A north Norfolk man has spoken of his shock at his parked car being involved in a hit-and-run collision - just moments before his four-year-old daughter would have been sat inside.

A woman in her 70s was taken to hospital after being involved in a crash with a car.

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Investigations are continuing after two men were found dead at a Norfolk poultry factory.

Police in Norfolk will be targeting speeding drivers as part of a three-week national enforcement campaign.

A van fire on the A47 in Hopton on Thursday night has sparked a police investigation.

Police are today hunting for the victim of a reported stabbing last night in Norwich after they fled the scene of their own assault.

Two uninsured drivers have been reported by Norfolk Police for multiple offences with one caught driving alone on a provisional licence.

A horse sculpture that has stood on the Broadland Northway for more than a year has been removed after the artist was spotted by a police officer while moving the artwork.

Four people were hospitalised with one driver left with serious back, arm, and leg injuries after a crash which closed a road for 10 hours.

A straw bale fire is being treated as arson a month after a Norfolk farmer lost £40,000 worth of straw go up in flames in a similar attack.

A hotelier has called for increased CCTV in a town centre road after a window was smashed by vandals on New Year’s Eve.

Norfolk Police have reported a driver for using a mobile phone and for having a child in the car who was not wearing a seat belt.

Police have released CCTV images of two men they want to trace in connection with a theft in Great Yarmouth.

A man has been found dead inside a block of flats in Dereham.

Police and the fire service were called to a village church following reports of a person stealing lead from its roof.

A gang of teenagers ripped windscreen wipers from cars in a spate of vandalism in a Norfolk town.

At least five people have been the victims of stabbings in Norwich in the last two months.

Emergency services were called to the aid of a woman “in a period of crisis” close to the River Wensum this afternoon.

A 16-year-old boy is today facing questioning over a Christmas Day assault in west Norfolk.

Motorists have been urged to take extra care on the roads this morning, after icy conditions saw a vehicle roll from the road just outside of Norwich.

A Loddon farmer faces having to give up his business after “sickening” thieves stole £30,000 worth of equipment, including a quadbike specially modified for his disability.

A man who was ‘caught red handed’ opening a family’s Christmas presents has appeared in court.

Police are investigating a number of burglaries in a north Norfolk town after a sweet shop, a pub and a church were broken into overnight.

Around 40 drug warrants each year are being carried out across North Norfolk and Broadland as community policing teams carry out joint operations.

A huge cannabis factory with more than 400 plants has been discovered by police in a Norfolk town.

A man accused of daubing rude graffiti over police and court buildings has been sectioned under the mental health act.

A woman who made repeated nuisance 999 calls has been warned not to keep phoning the hard-pressed emergency services, who are already working flat out over the festive break.

Fresh calls are being made to arm every front line officer in Norfolk with Taser in response to assaults on officers and serious violent crime.

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of drugs offences after running into police - close to Norwich Magistrates Court.

Plans for a new state-of-the-art police station in Swaffham, which will replace the existing station in the town as part of Norfolk Police’s 2020 vision, have been revealed.

A farmer who lost £40,000 worth of straw in an arson attack has said it was “soul destroying” to watch his hard work go up in flames.

The father of missing student Sophie Smith is planning a heartbreaking tribute on the first anniversary of her disappearance by releasing a single rose into the waves at Gorleston.

Three people have been taken to hospital following reports of carbon monoxide inhalation at a restaurant in Brundall.

Norfolk’s chief constable has vowed to “surge” officers into local communities as a result of his decision to scrap PCSOs.

Police have discovered hundreds of cannabis plants in Felthorpe.

Six men have been arrested after a van, containing sheet metal and power tools which are believed to be stolen, was seized in Norfolk.

Christmas decorations which were lit in memory of lost loved ones have been cut down at a Norfolk hospice site.

A drone was used to hunt a “dangerous” dog which tried to bite a person during a police chase in Great Yarmouth on Sunday night.

Norfolk’s police chief has said he will make a case for more police officers on the street, but it would mean a rise in council tax.

Police said they are continuing to investigate after a man in his 30s was stabbed yesterday evening.

Police are linking two burglaries in south west Norfolk which saw thieves make off with jewellery.

Suspects linked to the 600 tonne straw fire in Watton which is being treated as an arson have been identified by police.

One person was left trapped in their vehicle after a crash on the A17 at Walpole Cross Keys this afternoon, (December 12).

The A1075 north of Thetford has reopened after a two vehicle crash near Wretham.

Emergency services tackled a gas leak in Caister on Tuesday afternoon which is believed to have been caused by criminal damage to a property.

A woman has been arrested after being found with £2,000 worth of cannabis at an address in Eaton.

A teenage girl was grabbed in an alleyway and had cash stolen out of her pocket in a robbery in Thetford.

Two drivers were arrested for drug driving amongst 42 traffic offences discovered during a police operation in South Norfolk.

A 600-tonne straw fire which took 15 hours to finally die down has been described as “catastrophic” by the mayor of Watton.

The number of fixed-penalty notices (FPNs) issued to cyclists in Norfolk has fallen dramatically over the past two years, new figures have revealed.

At least five drivers have been caught driving illegally near Long Stratton as a police operation gets underway.

Members of the public are being warned to stay vigilant after a man absconded from prison.

Two mobile phones, cash and jewellery were stolen from a house in Weeting, near Brandon after burglars forced open a back door.

A parent who was “frightening” children by wearing a face mask outside of a Norfolk secondary school has been captured having a heated argument with a police officer after he refused to remove it.

Emergency services were called to rescue and man who got into difficulty in a river in Great Yarmouth earlier this afternoon.

A fire in the bedroom of a bungalow left one person having to be rescued early on Wednesday morning.

A road was closed after a vehicle rolled and hit a telegraph pole following a crash in Swaffham.

Police are investigating after a fight broke out during a Christmas lights switch-on in a mid-Norfolk town.

Police are appealing for information after a “large” amount of cash was stolen from a house in Thetford.

A child has been airlifted to Addenbrooke’s hospital in a serious condition after a crash which shut the A10 near the Wimbotsham junction.

A teenager who travelled up from London to deal class A drugs on the streets of Norwich as part of a “vile trade” is now behind bars.

An elderly woman from Thetford was conned out of a ‘large’ amount of money after a scammer rang her up pretending to be a police officer.

A man who was wanted for breaching the terms of his release licence has been arrested in Gorleston.

Video Houseboat sinks on the broads

Thursday, November 29, 2018

A houseboat has sunk in the Norfolk Broads.

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault after a youth wheelied and cycled at a man on a cycle path.

Police are appealing for help to trace a man from Great Yarmouth who is wanted for breaching a release licence.

A teenager caught carrying £2,000 worth of heroin and crack cocaine in Norwich has been arrested.

Police are appealing for information after several thousand pounds worth of tools were stolen from a village business.

Police have warned householders to be on alert amid reports of people in Norfolk being targeted by phone scammers claiming to be from HM Revenue and Customs and asking them to settle bills in Goggle or iTunes vouchers.

A man who was looking to throw himself in the river has been rescued from a bridge in Norwich.

A collision at a roundabout on the A11 is causing delays in traffic this morning (November 27).

CCTV images have been released by police after nearly £100 was stolen from a locker in a leisure centre.

Norfolk Police are set to lead a national campaign warning homeowners and businesses to be vigilant against thieves stealing heating oil.

Two more people have been arrested in connection with county lines drug dealing.

An arson probe has been launched after a fire at a sheltered block in Norwich.

A manager of a garden centre hit by fraudsters who paid for goods with counterfeit notes and tricked staff into handing over more cash has said the incident made him “feel sick”.

A mother-of-three whose car tyres were slashed has spoken out about what she sees as a lack of police support for victims of crime.

A woman who failed to turn up to court after pleading guilty to supplying cocaine is being hunted by police.

A car crashed into the front of a shop in Hunstanton, breaking a window and injuring the driver.

A woman has been arrested in connection with the theft of medication and other products worth £2,000 on Diss high street.

A woman who was wanted by police on recall to prison has been found in Great Yarmouth.

A broken down car is causing delays on the A47 towards Norwich as police have partially closed one lane.

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