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Knife crimes and violent offences have increased in west Norfolk, a public meeting heard tonight.

Communities are being urged to unite to rid their neighbourhoods of drugs as Crimestoppers launch a campaign in the county this week.

Crimestoppers has today launched a campaign encouraging people to provide information about county line drug dealing while remaining anonymous.

Norfolk's chief constable and the county's elected police official have clashed over whether all officers should be armed with Tasers.

Norfolk's police and crime commissioner (PCC) and chief constable will be answering questions from the public at an event in South Norfolk next week.

Two men denied an attempted murder charge following a shooting in Norwich in which a 19 year-old man suffered serious injuries.

People in Norwich will discover tonight whether they will pay more in council tax to City Hall over the next year.

As traditional detective methods become redundant police must adopt a "new set of skills" to prepare for the future, Norfolk's chief constable has warned.

Norfolk's chief constable said increasing numbers of sexual offences were being committed because of the emergence of dating apps which he said was "facilitating child abuse".

A toddler battling one of the rarest forms of cancer received a special tour around Norfolk Police headquarters.

The chief constable of Norfolk has said organisations across the county need to work better together to help solve society's problems - because he "cannot arrest" his way out the County Lines problem.

Council tax bills to pay for policing in Norfolk are to rise by more than 10pc, with the county's chief constable saying the extra money is essential to keep communities safe.

Drug dealers are targeting schools in Norfolk and recruiting local youngsters to act as mules, a senior police officer has warned.

People will today learn just how much of their money they will be asked to hand over to pay for Norfolk's police force over the next 12 months.

Ex-police officers and veterans are being hired on zero hours contracts to replace PCSOs guarding crime scenes.

Every response officer in Norfolk will have the option to arm themselves with Taser by 2021, the chief constable has said.

Norfolk's chief constable has said delays when calling the 101 phone line is worsened by pressures on health services as police officers pick up the slack.

More than half of drug dealing groups using 'county lines' in Norfolk are targeting the city, according to police intelligence.

One of the region's top police officers has demanded more action from internet firms after web analysts intercepted record numbers of child abuse sites.

The county's chief constable says he is "unhappy" with the level of CCTV coverage in Norwich - a view echoed by some residents in the city.

There has been a spate of violence linked to London drug gangs in Norwich. But how do the gangs recruit young boys from the capital to deal in Norfolk?

Five arrests were made by a mobile city patrol team yesterday- including four drug drivers.

The county's police chief has pledged to make more arrests over knife crime and drug dealing after the latest stabbing in the city.

Norfolk's police chief has said freezing council tax next year would "inevitably" lead to fewer police officers.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

A Norfolk police officer has resigned over inappropriate use of social media.

Norfolk's chief constable and police and crime commissioner will be answering questions from the public at a special event in Taverham next week.

A Norfolk police constable has resigned after being fined £1,000 for illegally obtaining information from a police computer.

Norfolk police could be in danger of hitting "an historic low" in officer numbers, if the government goes through with plans to change the way police pensions are paid.

One reader reflects on an incident last week in which a man who is understood to have been attempting to steal a bike was apprehended. Do you agree with their thoughts?

Police officers and staff who have died in service will be forever remembered as part of a memorial wall which has been unveiled at the force's Wymondham headquarters.

A Norfolk officer who bravely tackled a samurai sword-wielding attacker who claimed he was going to kill his wife has been recognised at an annual police awards ceremony.

They put themselves in harm's way to protect the public and help keep our county safe and tonight they will get the recognition they deserve at the Norfolk Safer Community Awards (NOSCAs).

A teenager who had his ear almost sliced in two in an horrific attack in a Norwich park is still undergoing treatment almost two years on.

The football world cup in Russia and one of the hottest summers for decades are among the reasons police saw a rise in the number of 999 calls received by police.

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.

Norfolk's chief constable will be held to account at a meeting next month.

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