A leading barrister has said a “crisis” in Norfolk’s courts is “undermining the credibility of witnesses” as waiting times for justice soar across the county.
Thousands of rings, watches, earrings and other items of suspected stolen property have been recovered from a “prolific” burglary gang who hit almost 100 Norfolk properties.
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.
An organised crime gang carried out more than 200 burglaries costing victims more than £2m in an 11-month crime spree.
A struggling Norfolk farmer who turned to crime to try to keep his farm going has had his court hearing to claw back cash adjourned after he failed to attend.
A 53-year-old man from Watton has been charged with breaching a Sexual Offences Prevention Order after he has alleged to have made inappropriate comments towards two children on a bus travelling from Great Yarmouth.
A man claimed he was pressurised into becoming involved in a cannabis growing operation in Breckland, which had a potential street value of more than £70,000, a court heard.
A crackdown on rural crime to combat rising burglaries and thefts at farms has led to seven arrests in Breckland and West Norfolk.
A man used his car as a weapon and reversed into his former partner, leaving her lying injured on a roadside verge, a court heard.
A burglar who stole antiques from a couple’s home was identified by his ‘distinctive’ bald patch, a court heard.
A “high risk” offender who carried out sex attacks on four women and robbed three men in a four-hour crime spree has been jailed for life.
A 35-year-old man has admitted a string of sexual grooming offences when he appeared at Norwich Crown Court.
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