A Norfolk district councillor has proposed a radical step to combat the fears of its constituents over the loss of PCSOs in their area.
Armed officers were deployed in Dereham after a man was suspected of being in possession of a firearm but it later turned out to be a BB gun.
An investigation by this newspaper into the sexual abuse of female officers by a Norfolk police doctor and the force’s subsequent handling of the case has uncovered a series of fresh revelations.
The prime minister Theresa May visited Norwich this afternoon and addressed issues surrounding mental health, PCSOs, contaminated blood, Colman’s and Britvic, and universal credit.
The Mayors of Fakenham and Dereham have expressed concerns over proposals to overhaul policing across the county, which they say could lead to officers being detached from the communities they serve.
Radical reforms to Norfolk’s police force have provoked a furious response from the union - and a note of caution from the county’s police and crime commissioner.
Norfolk’s police chief today revealed massive changes to the way the force will run.
This is the moment someone called the emergency 999 number to report a person creeping onto their property to feed pet guinea pigs.
People in the UK are potentially having to come to terms with a “new normality” following the weekend’s London terror attacks, Norfolk Police’s chief constable Simon Bailey has warned.
Community leaders across Norfolk have reacted to the shock news of the terrorist attack in London.
Armed police with sub-machine guns are continuing high visibility patrols across Norfolk over the Bank Holiday weekend - despite a lowering of the UK threat level.
As armed officers are deployed across the county in response to the increased threat level, the message from Norfolk’s chief is: “Talk to us”.
Police chiefs in Norfolk and Suffolk are meeting today to review their response to terrorist attacks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured another 59 at a concert in Manchester on Monday night.
A national campaign launched to raise funds for a new police memorial is being supported by Norfolk Constabulary.
Norfolk’s police chief has said there needs to be a “balanced and proportional response” from the force nationally when dealing with people accused of child sexual abuse.
People in the region are facing the biggest hike in their council tax bills for a decade, with those living in Band D properties facing an annual increase of around £66.
A former Norfolk detective who died after completing a half marathon in London has been described as a “highly respected and much loved member of the Force” by devastated colleagues.
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