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Friday, July 24, 2020

Police in Norfolk have insisted they will only use enforcement as a “last resort” when it comes to people not wearing facemasks in shops.

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Sunday, July 12, 2020

A hard-hitting animation showing how a young person is groomed and exploited has been created in a bid to warn youngsters across Norfolk about the dangers of taking the wrong path in life.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

High streets across Norfolk and Suffolk will be reopening for the first time in three months today following the coronavirus lockdown in what is a major moment for businesses and shoppers across the region.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

The Queen has praised the country’s response to the coronavirus outbreak in a moving message to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

The public have been urged to continue to abide by the current coronavirus lockdown restrictions despite the prime minister being expected to announce an easing of measures on Sunday.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

A Norfolk police chief has urged people to continue with their “sterling efforts” to stop the spread of coronavirus despite the expected announcement of an easing of lockdown measures this weekend.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

A convicted sex offender who was jailed after being caught by a group of paedophile hunters was snared again by a decoy pretending to be a girl online, a court has heard.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Norfolk Police Federation has hit out at the “awful and abhorrent” practice of offenders coughing and spitting at police officers during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, April 27, 2020

Families of NHS and social care staff who die from coronavirus in the course of “essential frontline work” will receive a £60,000 payment, it has been revealed.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Sunday, April 19, 2020

The education secretary said he recognises the challenges families will be facing during the coronavirus lockdown, but insisted he could not give parents a date when children would be going back to school.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Saturday, April 18, 2020

Councils across the country are to get more cash to help the most vulnerable in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, it has been announced.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, April 17, 2020

Norfolk’s chief constable has urged people to continue to stay at home in a bid to help save lives and ease pressure on the NHS in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, April 16, 2020

A Norfolk police chief said they are “grateful” to the public for the support they have shown in abiding lockdown laws to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, April 10, 2020

People are heeding warnings to stay at home this Easter weekend to stop the spread of coronavirus if a patrol of one of Norwich’s most popular parks is anything to go by.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, April 9, 2020

People from across the county have once again briefly stepped out of the safety of their homes to salute NHS staff who are bravely battling to save the lives of those struck down by the coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, April 9, 2020

The prime minister has been moved out of the intensive care unit where he had been receiving treatment for coronavirus.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, April 9, 2020

Please stay at home for everyone’s sake.

That was the emphatic message from foreign secretary Dominic Raab as he spoke at the daily Downing Street press conference on Thursday (April 9) ahead of the long Easter bank holiday weekend when the country is expected to be bathed in glorious sunshine.

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Special constables in Norfolk have given more than 1,000 hours of their time over the past week to help support communities across the county in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, April 6, 2020

Norfolk Police had to break up a house party and report a pub to trading standards as people flouted the government’s lockdown guidelines.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, April 6, 2020

Norfolk’s chief constable has warned parents that paedophiles might be poised to exploit the current coronavirus crisis by targeting child victims who find themselves off school.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Saturday, April 4, 2020

A man found at an address where more than 500 cannabis plants were being grown is among almost 30 people to have been arrested in Norfolk for a range of offences since the coronavirus lockdown was announced.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Any attempt to “weaponise” coronavirus by threatening to cough at police officers can never be tolerated by society.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, March 30, 2020

Norfolk Police has had a flood of responses from former police officers wanting to help in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, it has emerged.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Monday, March 30, 2020

Victims of domestic abuse have been reassured that help is still out there despite the country being in lockdown following the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, March 27, 2020

A woman who claimed she had coronavirus has been jailed after she coughed forcefully into the face of a police officer.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Friday, March 27, 2020

Police across Norfolk now have powers to enforce staying at home and avoiding non-essential travel in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Norfolk’s chief constable has urged the public to abide by the government’s lockdown to help stop the NHS getting overwhelmed and prevent people from dying.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The boss of Norwich Theatre Royal has described his sadness at having to tell a restaurant full of people that last night’s performance of Les Miserables would not be going ahead following the government’s advice following the coronavirus outbreak.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Following the government’s announcement that people of all ages are being asked to stop “non-essential contact” in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak we take a look at who are the most vulnerable these measures are intended to protect.

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Coronavirus in Norfolk
Tuesday, March 17, 2020

A man who was caught driving at 108mph on the A47 after he received a distressed call from his daughter has been spared a driving ban.

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