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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

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Cliff Jordan
Friday, March 30, 2018

A budget deficit of £1.6m at Norfolk Police will be slashed after the Home Office awarded the force a share of £800,000 special grant funding for the search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.

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Simon Bailey
Thursday, March 29, 2018

This week 91 PCSOs and 10 staff will leave Norfolk Police, at an estimated redundancy cost of more than £2m.

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Simon Bailey
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Residents in Swaffham have been left feeling “on edge” following reports of suspicious activity and people attempting to break into cars.

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Lorne Green
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Motorists are being warned to only travel if absolutely necessary tonight with gusting winds creating snow drifts and impassable roads, particularly in rural areas.

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Chris Bell
Tuesday, February 27, 2018

An act of vandalism in a small Norfolk village has symbolised the growing community divisions over the construction of windfarm infrastructure.

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George Freeman
Thursday, February 8, 2018

A damaged manhole cover on the A47 at Dereham which caused long delays for drivers throughout today has been temporarily fixed.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Drivers are being warned to expect snow and ice during rush-hour as temperatures continue to plummet.

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Chris Bell
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner will today unveil his proposals for the 2018/19 policing budget.

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Lorne Green
Monday, February 5, 2018

Increased operational demands, pay rises and the search for missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague has left Norfolk Police facing a £1.5m budget overspend.

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Simon Bailey
Monday, February 5, 2018

Victims of sexual abuse and violence are being encouraged to speak out as Norfolk Police supports a national week-long campaign to raise awareness.

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Lorne Green
Monday, January 29, 2018

Police are appealing for help from members of the public to trace a man who is wanted.

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Norfolk Police
Friday, January 26, 2018

Police are urging drivers to take care on the roads as icy conditions have led to 37 crashes reported in Norfolk this morning.

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Norfolk Police
Friday, January 19, 2018

It is a job which is varied, exciting but can also be dangerous. Reporter Rebecca Murphy spent time on shift with Breckland police.

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Breckland Police
Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Police are asking motorists to avoid part of the A47 following a serious crash.

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Norfolk Police
Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Police have charged a 35-year-old man in connection with sexual grooming offences.

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UN Court
Thursday, December 28, 2017

Police officers, firefighters and ambulance crews saw demand for their services soar yesterday as flooding, snow, ice and high winds hit the region.

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Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Police have received nearly 250 calls in just five hours as heavy rain, wind, snow and ice hit the region.

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Norfolk Police
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Norfolk has woken up to frosty and icy roads this morning.

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Met Office
Wednesday, December 13, 2017

More than 350 people have been arrested in the last year thanks to Norfolk Constabulary’s campaign targeting drug dealing in the county.

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Lorne Green
Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Drivers are facing travel delays as Norfolk wakes up to freezing temperatures.

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Dan Holley
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Police are investigating whether an attempted ram raid in Diss was carried out by the same gang that raided cash points in Wells and Burnham.

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Lorne Green
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The job title of PCSO is no longer needed - but instead of making them redundant, let’s recognise their contribution by making them all PCs.

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Norfolk Police
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Radical reforms to Norfolk’s police force have provoked a furious response from the union - and a note of caution from the county’s police and crime commissioner.

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Lorne Green
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

A new buddy scheme to support dog walkers in a wood where a man was brutally murdered has been given the go-ahead - and looks set to leave a lasting legacy.

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Peter Wrighton
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The victim of a fatal crash on the A47 at Scarning on Saturday was from the Swaffham area, police have said.

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Norfolk Police
Saturday, September 16, 2017

Armed officers will be deployed across Norfolk over the coming days as the UK terror threat is raised to its highest level.

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Norfolk Police
Saturday, August 19, 2017

Police in Norfolk are to target speeding drivers in the county as part of an enforcement campaign.

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Lorne Green
Friday, August 11, 2017

Animal attack injuries have been ruled out as a potential cause of East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton’s death, police have said.

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Peter Wrighton

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