Suffolk Police

A horse box has been stolen from a Lowestoft field in the middle of the afternoon.

A police volunteer who overcame serious illness has completed an epic 50-mile charity trek along the Suffolk coast – with the help of her trusted companion Robbie the horse.

Vandals broke into a pensioner’s shed, stole a bucket of paint and threw it over his bungalow while he babysat his granddaughters nearby.

A 14-year-old boy was hit by a car which failed to stop while cycling in Lowestoft.

The mother of a man who has not been seen since Friday has pleaded with him to get in touch.

Fireworks have been lit and thrown inside a shop twice in one week - the latest attacks in an ongoing campaign of anti-social behaviour.

A lit firework was thrown through a shop door and exploded inside.

Witnesses are being sought after two bikes were stolen from outside a home in Carlton Colville.

The family of a hit-and-run victim have slammed his ‘diabolical’ treatment at the hands of investigating police officers.

Police are appealing for information after a BMW was stolen overnight.

Two towns which have been stripped of a police presence in the latest restructuring of the force are calling for more to be done in rural communities.

Suffolk Constabulary are calling on witnesses to come forward after a man was caught spitting on a dead man’s shrine.

A store in Reydon was the fourth casualty of a series of nighttime raids in Suffolk, it has emerged.

Police are “keeping an open mind” as the investigation into the disappearance of a swimmer continues.

Suffolk Police have named a 56-year-old from Redisham in Suffolk as the missing swimmer.

Lifeboats and a coastguard helicopter searching for a missing swimmer near Lowestoft have been stood down.

Work tools have been stolen from a van in Lowestoft while it was parked in the car park of Homebase on Tower Road.

Two people have had to be cut out from their cars by the fire service after a crash in Beccles.

A disqualified van driver and another driver with no licence have been stripped of their vehicles.

A serious crash closed the A12 in both directions between Wangford and Wrentham last night.

Suffolk Police have found a man from Lowestoft who was reported missing after he did not turn up for work.

Plans for 30 retirement apartments branded a ‘Spanish package holiday resort’ by opponents has been refused by councillors.

A 77-year-old man has been reported missing in Lowestoft.

A Lowestoft man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual communication with a child.

A 19-year-old killed in an accident on the A14 at Rougham involving a police car and ambulance has been named.

Police have confirmed a 19-year-old local man has died following an accident on the A14 in Suffolk.

A fridge freezer, gas bottles and tractor tyres are among items that have been dumped, as police investigate a spate of fly-tipping incidents across Waveney.

Nearly 30 rogue traders were slapped with warnings in Lowestoft over just one day in a bid to stamp out doorstep crime and underhand trading practices.

A woman has been charged with theft, burglary offences, and possession of amphetamines.

Mystery surrounds a Lowestoft town centre store alarm which has been ringing since Friday.

A woman driving a mobility scooter has been left with a broken hip and back after being involved in a collision with a car in Beccles.

A woman has been airlifted to hospital after falling from a window.

A 58-year-old man who was caught drawing on vehicles with a permanent marker carried out a campaign of “mindless damage” to property - committing 72 counts of criminal damage in eight months.

Several beach huts were broken into with camping stoves, clocks and binoculars among items stolen from within.

A man has died after his motorbike left the road and hit a tree.

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

Suffolk Police have said that only the driver of a car involved in a hit and run in Lowestoft will truly know what happened after he was jailed for 15 months.

Norfolk’s chief constable has issued a call to technology companies to do more to help stop the sexual abuse of children around the world.

A number of people have tested positive for drug driving and been in possession class A and B Drugs.

An unexploded shell was found on a building site causing a widespread evacuation of businesses.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a Range Rover was forced off the road by a driver going the wrong way.

A daughter has said she “can not understand” what was going through the head of the person who left her father with a broken arm and a dislocated elbow in a hit and run.

Rescuers in a helicopter battled the high winds and lashing rain of Storm Bronagh as they winched two lost walkers to safety from a pitch-black marsh.

Suffolk Police are appealing for witnesses after a car fire in Lowestoft earlier this month.

A purse, an iPhone and a handbag were stolen from a car after thieves smashed two windows to break in.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 78-year-old man from Brandon, Suffolk.

An independent police conduct investigation, which was launched after a man died following an arrest at a holiday park, is “almost complete”.

A man who stole handbags, jewellery and cash from elderly people in a month-long crime spree across the region has been jailed for six years.

A 21-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy have appeared before magistrates in Norwich in connection with a burglary in a Suffolk village.

A man was left with facial injuries after a glass was thrown at him in a busy Lowestoft pub.

Would-be thieves were hunted down by dogs and a drone on the edge of a village after deliberately driving into two police cars and the wrong way down the A12 in a botched shop raid.

A specialised police drugs team arrested three people as part on an ongoing crackdown across the region.

A driver and passenger escaped with only minor injures after the seven-and-a-half tonne lorry they were travelling in overturned along a country lane.

Work on a £40million public services hub for Mildenhall is set to get under way in the coming weeks.

Five fans were told to leave the first East Anglian derby of the season this afternoon as Ipswich Town held rivals Norwich City to a 1-1 draw.

Police have released three men under investigation in connection to a hit and run in Lowestoft.

The theft of more than £10,000 of equipment used by a scout group has been described as “heartbreaking” and “devastating” by volunteers.

A 13-year-old boy who was thought to have life-changing injuries was released from hospital after a serious accident later the same day.

Police are searching for a car after a brawl in a street led to a man being assaulted and hit by a pick-up truck.

A pedestrian has been rushed to hospital and a manhunt is underway after a serious hit and run in Lowestoft.

A teenager has suffered “life-changing injuries” after being hit by a vehicle on a busy Lowestoft road this morning.

Some football fans are calling for the East Anglian derby to be moved back to a normal kick off time after a pub was granted a licence to serve alcohol from 6am.

Firefighters rushed to battle a large rubbish fire in the early hours of the morning.

An Ipswich pub will serve alcohol from 6am next Sunday to cater for thirsty Norwich City fans travelling down for the big derby clash.

An unexploded Second World War mortar was detonated on a Suffolk beach after being discovered while a trench was being dug.

The founder of a mental health organisation has accused thieves who stole £800 worth of medical and rescue equipment of hurting the most vulnerable people in the community.

A young girl under the age of 10 was taken to hospital following a collision with a moped in Lowestoft today.

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing Lowestoft woman.

One third of all speeding offences since January last year in Waveney were committed on one stretch of road, statistics show.

A number of pellet guns and pyrotechnic equipment have been discovered in a paddock in Brandon, after they were reported stolen.

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.

Lowestoft Town Council are to hold a special full council meeting to discuss the state of politics and policing in the town.

A Police Community Support Officer, who had led the local unit of Emergency Service Cadets for nearly six years, has been thanked for his leadership at a special ceremony.

A number of pellet guns and pyrotechnic equipment have been discovered in a paddock in Brandon, after they were reported stolen last month.

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

A man has been arrested on suspicion of downloading indecent images of children.

A dental practice, a model boat club, and a tennis and bowls club were all broken into last night.

Police are issuing more information as part of an appeal to trace a missing 42-year-old man who was last seen at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

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.

Searches are continuing following the disappearance of an 84-year-old man.

Two men threatened to stab a teenager and stole his bike in an alleyway.

The bravery of a Lowestoft police officer who dived into the freezing North Sea to save a suicidal woman has been recognised at a national ceremony.

Residents in Waveney have a new way of engaging with the police force after nine roles dedicated to community engagement were announced by Suffolk Police.

One woman and her horse are leading the charge in a new police initiative aimed to engage with communities and gain valuable information.

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men wielding a knife and a baseball bat damaged the door of a building in Lowestoft.

Two men have been arrested in connection with an incident in which a car flipped onto its side.

A woman was sexually assaulted after a stranger entered a house in Lowestoft late last night.

A motorbike rider was taken to hospital after a two vehicle collision in Lowestoft this afternoon.

Police are appealling for information after a motorbike thought to be worth up to £11,150 was stolen in Lowestoft.

A man has been arrested in connection with the theft of car wheels in Lowestoft.

Police are appealing for information following an incident which saw a car winched out of the water in Oulton Broad.

A cyclist was taken to hospital after a three vehicle collision in Lowestoft last night.

A “massive nosebleed” prompted a missing person search after a patch of blood was found on a walkway near Beccles Quay.

An Audi A4 was set alight in an arson attack late last night.

Police are hunting a man who exposed himself to a dog walker.

Police have confirmed that a woman who went missing and was the subject of an extensive search has been found.

Officers are appealing for help in tracing a missing man.

A man described the moment he nearly jumped in the freezing sea to save a woman from the waves after she fell off the rocks near Lowestoft’s South Pier last night.

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