As traditional detective methods become redundant police must adopt a "new set of skills" to prepare for the future, Norfolk's chief constable has warned.
Council tax bills to pay for policing in Norfolk are to rise by more than 10pc, with the county's chief constable saying the extra money is essential to keep communities safe.
Drug dealers are targeting schools in Norfolk and recruiting local youngsters to act as mules, a senior police officer has warned.
People will today learn just how much of their money they will be asked to hand over to pay for Norfolk's police force over the next 12 months.
Ex-police officers and veterans are being hired on zero hours contracts to replace PCSOs guarding crime scenes.
Norfolk's police chief has said freezing council tax next year would "inevitably" lead to fewer police officers.
At least five people have been the victims of stabbings in Norwich in the last two months.
Plans for a new state-of-the-art police station in Swaffham, which will replace the existing station in the town as part of Norfolk Police's 2020 vision, have been revealed.
Norfolk's chief constable has vowed to "surge" officers into local communities as a result of his decision to scrap PCSOs.
Norfolk's police chief has said he will make a case for more police officers on the street, but it would mean a rise in council tax.
Norfolk police could be in danger of hitting "an historic low" in officer numbers, if the government goes through with plans to change the way police pensions are paid.