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Watton and Swaffham Crime

Thursday, November 16, 2017

A number of burglaries in the Breckland area in which jewellery and cash were stolen may be linked, police have said.

Police are appealing for information following a burglary in which power tools were stolen in Saham Toney, near Watton.

Police are appealing for witnesses after a property was burgled in Ashill.

Norfolk Police is dealing with a challenging set of circumstances due to reductions in the money it gets from central government. Here, chief constable Simon Bailey talks about the main issues the force faces.

Gun owners are being asked to hand over their firearms and ammunition as part of an amnesty.

Suffolk Police

Thirteen suspects thought to be involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation have been interviewed as part of a week of action.

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They are there to protect, reassure and enforce the law. And they do it all in an environment of ever increasing pressure. But what is it really like to walk in the shoes of a Norfolk police officer? Reporter Rebecca Murphy spent two shifts with Breckland Police.

Rebecca Murphy

A dramatic late-night 14-car police operation in relation to a driver who failed to stop ended when a heat-seeking helicopter and police dog helped to track down a man in Norfolk woodland.

One of the victims of former police doctor Hugh O’Neill has spoken out for the first time after he was convicted of indecently assaulting 13 of her colleagues last year. DOMINIC GILBERT reports.

An investigation by this newspaper into the sexual abuse of female officers by a Norfolk police doctor and the force’s subsequent handling of the case has uncovered a series of fresh revelations.

Simon Bailey

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Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Swaffham Rotary Club have presented a prize to the talented winner of their Schools Art Competition.

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