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Watton and Swaffham Crime

Yesterday, 12:34

A Tiffany ring has been stolen after a burglary in west Norfolk.

The partner and mother of a man who died in an accident at a skip hire firm have described him as a "wonderful person" in moving statements read out in court.

A businessman has been jailed for 12 months following the death of a skip hire firm worker who was suffocated when his clothing became caught in machinery.

Offensive graffiti was sprayed on a pillar and cash stolen from a box at a Norfolk church.

Three arrests were made after police were called to reports that people had been spotted climbing out of the window of a building in a Norfolk town.

Officers are being urged to attend domestic abuse victims within one hour as almost two-thirds in the last year refused to back a prosecution.

Police will begin a "limited roll out" of Whatsapp to its officers in a bid to engage with local communities.

Criminals put on curfew by the courts could be tracked by GPS 24 hours a day as of next week.

A four-year corruption probe carried out by Norfolk police has seen two rogue Essex officers jailed for sabotaging child abuse investigations at a "crisis-hit" unit.

Social media companies have the techology and funds to "pretty much eradicate" indecent imagery online, Norfolk's chief constable has said, but a boycott of the platforms may be necessary before it happens.

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