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Yesterday, 21:52
Norman Lamb

A Norfolk MP has called for urgent action after claiming people with mental health issues are still being unlawfully detained and transported in police vehicles.

Suspects linked to the 600 tonne straw fire in Watton which is being treated as an arson have been identified by police.

Tina Kiddell

A gang which committed more than 200 burglaries across the eastern region over an 11-month period, carried out almost 100 of the raids in Norfolk.

Norwich

A major operation involving six government agencies and four police forces cracking down on illegal and unsafe activity on Norfolk’s roads has taken place.

Kris Barnard

A woman’s “idyllic” home was turned into a “part-dream, part-nightmare” after a crime gang had committed a burglary there, a court has heard.

Stephen Holt

Householders are being warned to be on alert for cold callers claiming to be police officers across Norfolk.

A Swaffham estate agent has been arrested on suspicion of fraud and theft, following an investigation by this newspaper.

Norfolk Police are set to lead a national campaign warning homeowners and businesses to be vigilant against thieves stealing heating oil.

Norfolk Police

A man has been charged in connection with hare coursing in west Norfolk.

Downham Market

Norfolk County Council is warning people to be aware of cold callers pretending to represent trading standards who are using ‘gift card scams’ involving the purchasing of fake vouchers.

County Council

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

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Stephen Holt
Yesterday, 17:31

One of Britain’s best run building sites is in Watton after it was recognised in a national competition.

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Wed, 16:38

Suspects linked to the 600 tonne straw fire in Watton which is being treated as an arson have been identified by police.

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Tina Kiddell
Monday, December 3, 2018

A Swaffham estate agent has been arrested on suspicion of fraud and theft, following an investigation by this newspaper.

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Friday, December 22, 2017

The key to solving the 25-year riddle over the brutal murder of a schoolgirl less than a mile from her home lies within a small Norfolk community, police have said.

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