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Dereham Crime

Friday, December 8, 2017
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A newly installed alarm helped police officers to arrest two men on suspicion of lead theft.

Police have urged residents to be vigilant following a rise in the number of heating oil thefts across Norfolk over the past year.

Police are investigating whether an attempted ram raid in Diss was carried out by the same gang that raided cash points in Wells and Burnham.

Lorne Green

A report into how Norfolk Constabulary twice failed to stop police doctor Hugh O’Neill abusing female officers described a failed investigation into him as “farcical”.

The true severity of the failings by Norfolk Constabulary to properly investigate the sexual abuse of female officers by a police doctor can today be revealed for the first time.

A man has described the moment he confronted two car thieves and narrowly avoided being assaulted with a 2ft pipe wrench.

Norfolk Police

Police have charged a 45-year-old man with drink driving.

Breckland Council has confirmed that deputy Dereham mayor Thomas Monument has been suspended from the Conservative Party after being convicted of attacking a former partner.

Dereham

The career of a disgraced deputy town mayor and district councillor hangs in the balance after he was convicted of attacking a former partner.

Dereham

The deputy mayor of a Norfolk town head-butted and punched his former partner in the head during an attack in her own home, a court has heard.

Norwich Magistrates Court

Parents have praised a school in Dereham for their swift and transparent response after a pupil was found to be in possession of a kitchen knife and another threatened to bring a gun onto school grounds.

Hilary Bushell

Bosses at Wayland Prison are proposing to restrict access to a footpath next to the jail to cut down on drugs and weapons being thrown in from the outside.

Three men were disturbed while attempting to steal from a property in Dereham on Thursday.

Police have released this CCTV image of a woman they would like to speak to in connection with a theft at Superdrug in Fakenham.

We are watching you - that is the message to drink-drivers this Christmas as we launch our Name and Shame campaign.

Norfolk police

Police are appealing for information after a black Mercedes car and jewellery was stolen from a property near Swaffham.

Vandals in Dereham have caused property damage by mysteriously scratching the word ‘ghost’ onto a car and nightclub sign.

Breckland councillors showed their support for the campaign to end violence against women as they raised a red and white flag outside the council offices in Dereham.

Norfolk County Council

Norfolk Police are appealing for help in identifying a person seen following a burglary in Dereham.

Norfolk Police

Police are asking for people to help identify a woman following an incident of theft in Dereham.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the word ‘ghost’ was scratched onto a parked car in Dereham.

Police have arrested three men after an operation targeting people involved in modern day slavery and human trafficking.

Norfolk County Council

A school in Dereham has assured parents that their children are safe after a pupil was found to be in possession of a kitchen knife and another threatened to bring a gun onto school grounds.

Peter Devonish

Savoury snacks and fizzy drinks were stolen in a burglary at Fakenham Town football club.

Norfolk police

A King Charles spaniel was set upon and killed by four other dogs in Foulsham, near Dereham.

Charles

The A1067 road at Great Witchingham has now reopened after being closed for more than 10 hours following a fatal crash.

Honda

Norfolk Police is dealing with a challenging set of circumstances due to reductions in the money it gets from central government. Here, chief constable Simon Bailey talks about the main issues the force faces.

Gun owners are being asked to hand over their firearms and ammunition as part of an amnesty.

Norwich

Thirteen suspects thought to be involved in online child sexual abuse and exploitation have been interviewed as part of a week of action.

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