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Friday, May 22, 2020

A 40-year-old woman is facing a trial over alleged drug offences.

Watchdogs have revealed the ways con artists have been trying to scam people in Norfolk during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Norfolk’s fire service were called out to two separate incidents of horse manure being set on fire.

Police in Norfolk have so far handed out more than 300 fines to those flouting lockdown restrictions.

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A tax advisor who stole almost £250,000 has appeared back in court as part of a hearing aimed at clawing back some of the cash.

Lockdown has eased by what have been described as “baby steps” this week. So what can and can’t you now do? New guidance has been issued to officers by the Police Chiefs’ Council and the College of Policing.

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A tax advisor who stole almost £250,000 is due back in court again today (Thursday) for a Proceeds of Crime hearing.

The easing of lockdown restrictions is not a green light to go back to normality, Norfolk’s chief constable has warned.

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More than 20 vehicles have been broken into in south west Norfolk in the past two months.

A community centre has been dealt a devastating blow after £500 worth of stock was stolen in a burglary.

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Enforcing new looser lockdown guidelines could prove “impossible” when some people have shown they “don’t have much common sense”, Norfolk Police Federation has warned.

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A prisoner serving a sentence for a threats to kill offence has been arrested after he absconded from prison.

A prisoner serving a sentence for making threats to kill who has links to Norfolk has absconded.

An appeal has been launched to help trace a Norfolk teenager who has gone missing.

A Norfolk police chief has urged people to continue with their “sterling efforts” to stop the spread of coronavirus despite the expected announcement of an easing of lockdown measures this weekend.

The boss of a heritage railway has revealed the financial and emotional cost of a “mindless” attack by vandals.

A number of carriage windows have been smashed after vandals targeted one of Norfolk’s heritage railways, which is in the midst of a coronavirus financial crisis.

Almost 5,000 people in Norfolk have contacted the police amid fears about breaches of lockdown rules.

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A teenager threatened to stab two other young men after being upset that one of them had stayed with his girlfriend, a court has heard.

Norfolk Police Federation has hit out at the “awful and abhorrent” practice of offenders coughing and spitting at police officers during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Norfolk saw more knife crimes than days of the year in 2019 in a record high, new figures have revealed.

People in Norfolk have been described as “a credit to their communities” by the county’s chief constable - for resisting the temptation to flout lockdown restrictions in sunny weather.

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Essential workers including prison staff, those in food and drink production and delivery drivers are now able to access coronavirus tests, the health secretary has confirmed.

Police are on the hunt for a 35-year-old man who is wanted on recall to prison.

There has been a “dramatic” increase in drivers hitting the 100mph mark on Norfolk’s roads during the coronavirus lockdown, police revealed.

The message about driving to exercise is clear and most people are sticking to it, according to Norfolk’s Chief Constable Simon Bailey.

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The education secretary said he recognises the challenges families will be facing during the coronavirus lockdown, but insisted he could not give parents a date when children would be going back to school.

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Councils across the country are to get more cash to help the most vulnerable in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, it has been announced.

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Norfolk’s chief constable has urged people to continue to stay at home in a bid to help save lives and ease pressure on the NHS in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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‘Home working’ from a local park, buying DIY supplies and sitting on a park bench for too long could land you in trouble with the police, according to new lockdown guidelines released by the force.

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No new coronavirus-related deaths have been reported at any of Norfolk’s three main hospitals.

Read more

Parkrunners in Norfolk and Waveney have at least another month to wait before they can resume their weekly 5km challenge.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk

Family and friends will be allowed to meet in up to groups of six from next week under new lockdown easing measures.

Read more
Coronavirus in Norfolk
15:39

Schools are set to reopen to more children after half-term but more in Norfolk have confirmed they will not be ready to welcome back pupils on June 1.

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Youngsters have been spreading cheer, as hundreds of people have been finding their home-made keyrings.

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