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Norfolk’s police chief has hit the headlines after suggesting paedophiles who view indecent images should not be given criminal sanctions unless they pose a physical threat to children.

A man who crashed through a garden wall and into a tree after he lost control of his car while adjusting the radio has escaped a ban.

More than 100 suspected drug dealers have been arrested by police in Norfolk as the drive to rid our county of heroin and cocaine gathers pace.

Norfolk Police

Police were called to Dereham town centre today following a call out to an alarm activation.

Norfolk police

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who is wanted after failing to appear at court.

A community remains in shock as a police investigation continues following the arrest of a man on suspicion of making threats to kill with a firearm.

Lynda Turner

A man armed with a firearm has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill in an incident in a village near Dereham.

Police, including armed units, were called to an address in Watton Road, Shipdham shortly after 9.40am on Friday following reports a man had made verbal threats to another man.

Wymondham Police Investigation Centre

A man assaulted a dog walker and tried to snatch her bag in Dereham yesterday causing her minor injuries.

Norfolk Police

Rewards totalling £4000 have been offered in the hunt for two men suspected of being involved in 70 high-value burglaries across seven counties - including Norfolk and Suffolk.

Two more people have been charged with drugs offences as part of Operation Gravity – Norfolk Constabulary’s campaign targeting those involved in the supply of Class A drugs in the county.

Police have released CCTV images of three men who attempted to rob a village shop with crowbars.

Post Office

A Dereham man has been charged in connection with a murder which happened in Toftwood last week.

Norfolk Police

The body of a suspected murder victim may have lain undiscovered for a few days at a house in Toftwood, police have said.

Norfolk Police

The cloak of anonymity provided by the internet has led to a surge across the region of harassment, blackmail and other crimes involving social media.

Norfolk police

Police have cordoned off an area beside a quiet country lane in Hardingham, near Dereham, in connection with a murder investigation in Toftwood.

Norfolk Police

Detectives are today investigating after a man was arrested on suspicion of murder in connection with the death of a man in his 60s in Toftwood.

A man whose body was found in a flat in Dereham has been named locally as Stuart Yates.

Norfolk police

A rave in old chicken sheds near Aylsham was one of the more unusual calls police were forced to deal with recently.

It sounds like a scene straight out of a horror movie.

The police commander for Breckland said a disturbance involving up to 30 people in Dereham was an “isolated incident”.

Norwich

Firefighters have been praised for tackling a small blaze at a pub in Dereham.

Detectives have offered reassurance to the victims of sexual abuse that the police will bring offenders to justice.

Norwich Crown Court

The simple job of reducing the height of hedges around notorious drug dealing locations could help police in Dereham in their fight against crimes.

Tony Needham

Police are appealing for information after tools and power tools were stolen from a property in Toftwood, Dereham.

Three people were arrested and remain in police custody following a burglary in Dereham at the weekend.

Norfolk Police

A victim of policeman turned conman Ben Staff today describes how the fraudster cost him his family’s financial future.

Norwich Crown Court

Karl Giddings is wanted for failing to appear at court in relation to drugs offences.

Norwich Crown Court

Police are today appealing for information to track down 10 men on a wanted list.

Norwich Crown Court

A street which could fairly be described as Norfolk’s most Christmas-spirited cul-de-sac has been targeted by vandals.

Salvation Army

Robbery in Swanton Morley

Friday, December 16, 2016

Police say a man’s wallet was stolen after he disturbed four men in his property yesterday afternoon.

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The owner of a Harris hawk who was successfully brought back home after his aviary was damaged by Storm Doris, has thanked the volunteers who helped on the exhausting search for her bird.

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Norfolk’s police chief has hit the headlines after suggesting paedophiles who view indecent images should not be given criminal sanctions unless they pose a physical threat to children.

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Yesterday, 19:01

It may have been a week later than the rest of the world, but the Cromer New Year fireworks were timed to perfection for Robert Hubbard.

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Yesterday, 17:03

A man who crashed through a garden wall and into a tree after he lost control of his car while adjusting the radio has escaped a ban.

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Two men have been warned they face jail after admitting their involvement in two stabbings in Dereham, which was over a drugs debt,

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