Suffolk police

A day of action to disrupt criminals using Suffolk's roads led to nine people being arrested as more than 80 vehicles were stopped by police.

A man has been charged with failing to provide a specimen of blood for analysis following a multi-agency day of action in Lowestoft.

A man who punched a teenage girl in the face and then fled the scene is still being sought by police.

Auditors have recommended Suffolk police officers fill out a standard form for disclosing a relationship at work.

A village is in mourning following a tragic fire which claimed the life of a "pillar of the community".

Suffolk serial killer Steve Wright has been linked to the murder of another woman in the county by a former police officer.

The ex-detective in charge of investigating cold cases hopes to review all forensic evidence in a push to find the killer of a young mother 30 years on.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in which thieves stole collectable coins.

A heartbroken mother has spoken out after her 13-year-old daughter was subjected to a "totally unprovoked attack" as she got off the school bus.

Drugs were recovered from a lake after a suspect dumped them while police were in pursuit.

A 15-year-old girl who went missing on Valentine's Day has been found.

A business owner has called thieves "heartless" after a giant novelty lollipop was stolen from his shop on Valentine's Day.

Suffolk police announced this morning that what was believed to be human remains had been found at the site of a fire in Leiston. This is what is known so far about the incident.

Suffolk police have confirmed that what are thought to be human remains have been found at the scene of a portable building fire.

A Suffolk MP has called for a shake-up of police funding to address "long-term disparities" between the county's force and others across the country.

Police have apologised for their handling of a complaint about a Suffolk woman's online comments on gender.

One in 12 complaints made about Suffolk police during a three month period of last year have resulted in formal action.

Police hope a social media drive can help stem rising sex assaults by highlighting issues of consent.

Suffolk police chiefs have praised the work of their local policing volunteers as the scheme approaches its first anniversary.

Police are continuing to search for a man who punched a teenage girl in the face and then fled the scene.

Updated Missing man found by police

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A man who went missing after leaving an address in Lowestoft has been found safe by police.

Robberies soared by more than a third in Suffolk last year - as new figures revealed an overall increase in recorded crime across the county.

Police have shared advice on dealing with cold callers after a man in his 80s was left shaken by a distraction burglary.

Failures in communication between the police and ambulance service contributed to the death of a father-of-two from Bury St Edmunds, an inquest jury has concluded.

Suffolk police are appealing for help to find a missing woman from the county whose car was last seen heading towards the Norfolk coast.

A Suffolk volunteer who has spent 30 years assisting police forces has been recognised by Suffolk police.

A long-serving Suffolk police officer will come out of retirement to take the helm as the force's next Chief Constable.

Four Suffolk police officers have been commended for bringing an end to the journey of a dangerous driver on the wrong carriageway of the A14.

A burglar was caught in the act as they tried to steal a bike from a home on New Year's Eve.

Police are continuing to search for a 13-year-old girl who went missing from her home five days ago.

Thieves have stolen a shotgun, rifle and ammunition from a Suffolk home under the cover of darkness.

Police inquiries are continuing in the search to find a missing teenager.

Inquiries are "progressing" in the search to find a missing teenage girl.

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing 13-year-old girl.

Suffolk police have begun its investigation into a crash in west Suffolk which left one man dead.

The discovery of a body of a man in Brandon earlier this week is not being treated as suspicious according to Suffolk police.

A man who punched a teenage girl in the face is still being sought by police.

The owner of a Beccles jewellery shop which was the scene of an attempted armed robbery has described the incident as "unreal".

Two women have avoided possible jail sentences for driving while almost four times the legal alcohol limit.

Police have revealed no further action will be taken against a 14-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of arson due to "insufficient evidence".

Police are appealing for help to trace a missing man from Lowestoft.

A driver has been arrested on suspicion of driving on the A11 while under the influence of drugs.

A man has sustained injuries and another was arrested following an alleged road rage incident between two lorry drivers.

A driver was left trapped after a two car crash in Bury St Edmunds.

A drink driver who was caught on the first day of the annual festive crackdown almost five times the limit has been jailed.

Fire engines, ambulance crews and police were all at the scene of a two vehicle collision in Ixworth.

A drink driver who was caught on the first day of the annual festive crackdown almost five times the limit has been jailed.

Fundamental change has been requested to curtail the "unreasonable" time taken up by police on mental health issues.

A Lowestoft project which helps create opportunities and a better quality of life in the town has reported significant improvements in GCSE pass rates, A&E admissions and rough sleeping.

Concerned parents have spoken of their fears after a boy was approached by a van driver as he made his way to school.

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson after a firework was set alight and thrown inside a shop.

A boy was approached by a van driver as he made his way to school.

A driver nearly five times the legal alcohol limit and one under the influence of cocaine were among the first arrests made in a Christmas crackdown on drink and drug driving in Norfolk.

An operation to target criminals using Suffolk's roads led to eight people being arrested as more than 60 vehicles were stopped in Lowestoft.

The teenage boy who was reported missing by Suffolk police has returned safe and well.

A teenager who went missing from his Mildenhall home yesterday still has not been found.

Suffolk police are appealing for help to find Brook Lucas who has gone missing from his home in Mildenhall.

Emergency services were called to the A143 where a Ford Transit van was on fire.

A 15-year-old boy, who was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home, has been bailed once more.

Two cars have crashed on the A12, leaving one driver with minor injuries and one lane closed.

The A140 has been blocked near Eye after two lorries collided near a building site.

A road safety workshop will be held in Lowestoft in the New Year as part of a scheme to keep older drivers independent and safe on the roads in Suffolk.

A driver has been taken to hospital with 'potentially life changing injuries' after their 4x4 crashed into a stationary vehicle, reported to have been a digger.

Police have discovered the body of a missing teenager in Lakenheath.

Updated 20-year-old man missing from Lowestoft

Saturday, November 17, 2018

A 20-year-old man who went missing from the Lowestoft area has been found.

Witnesses are being sought after a teenage girl was punched in the face by a man.

Members of the public are being advised by police not to approach a prisoner who has absconded from Hollesley Bay.

Residents are being warned to be vigilant following concerns surround cold callers in the county who are purporting to be from HMRC.

A 46-year-old man from Lowestoft has been charged in connection with an incident in the town centre that saw another man suffer cuts to his head and neck.

A savage attack on a 15-year-old boy by a "pack" of teenage girls and a teenage boy has been branded as "disgusting" by horrified onlookers.

A jogger was chased, assaulted and spat at by a group of men and women.

A 15-year-old boy suffered minor facial injuries after being set upon by a group of teenage girls and a teenage boy.

Police have launched an investigation after a man was filmed spitting on a dead man's shrine.

A woman has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car outside a department store.

A 15-year-old boy who was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home has been bailed for a fourth time.

Tributes have been paid to a "kind, sweet and funny" young woman who was killed in a serious road accident earlier this week.

A woman has died in a serious crash in north Suffolk - the second road fatality in the county during the past week.

The 90-year-old man who was found with serious injuries at the Suffolk home where his wife's lifeless body was discovered, has also died.

An overturned lorry has closed the A11 in both directions this afternoon according to Highways England.

A large-scale investigation has been launched into an Ipswich-based financial company

A 15-year-old boy has been bailed for a third time after he was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home.

A woman, thought to be in her 50s, has been found dead at a house in Aldeburgh.

The daughters of a 38-year-old woman murdered by a stalker have lost a High Court damages battle.

Missing RAF airman Corrie McKeague was collected by a Biffa lorry and transported to a landfill in an "unusually heavy" bin, police have concluded.

The father of missing airman Corrie McKeague, who disappeared from Bury St Edmunds two years ago, has accepted that his son likely ended up in a Suffolk landfill site.

A car which was hit by a train on a level crossing was pushed one mile down the track, it has emerged today.

Vandals have damaged more than half a dozen cars in a Lowestoft street with police searching for the two suspects involved in the crime spree that saw an elderly disabled man's car targeted.

Another 106 knives have been collected from Lowestoft's amnesty bin, making a total of 724 this year.

Businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk are being warned to stay alert after a spate of cold callers pretending to be a police sergeant.

The family of a man who reportedly froze to death outside the home he had been evicted from may finally get some answers nine months on.

As the two-year anniversary of missing RAF serviceman Corrie McKeague's disappearance approaches, his mother opens up about theories, potential new searches and her first grandchild.

Two cars and a lorry crashed in north Suffolk this afternoon, partially blocking the road to traffic.

A missing 78-year-old whose disappearance prompted welfare concerns was found in the early hours of this morning in an Essex convenience shop.

A broken down lorry and diesel spillage has partially blocked a busy Suffolk road near to a key roundabout.

Suffolk police were called to the scene at around 7.20am this morning.

Suffolk police have revealed that they have arrested over 150 people in connection with the supply of class A drugs across the county up until the end of July this year.

Police are encouraging both Ipswich Town and Norwich City fans to arrive early for the East Anglian derby with road closures in place at various times around Portman Road.

Suffolk police has issued a statement after the mother of missing airman Corrie McKeague claimed on social media that her son could have left the area he was last seen in Bury St Edmunds on foot.

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