Beccles and Bungay Crime

Yesterday, 14:04
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No further action will be taken over two allegations of rape made at Latitude Festival last summer and only a handful of crimes were reported during the three day event.

Horn Hill in Lowestoft was the worst street for reported crime in the whole of Waveney in the last year.

Suffolk Police

Three people have been convicted of trying to smuggle 19 migrants into the UK through Southwold on a hired yacht from the Netherlands.

Suffolk Police

To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

Norfolk police

Speeding drivers are set to be targeted during a week-long police campaign.

Tim Passmore

A Suffolk man who was arrested after he was seen looking at images of children on a computer at a Suffolk library has been given a community order.

Ipswich Crown Court

Police chiefs are convinced the £140,000 paid to informants in the past three years provided “excellent value for money”.

Police have released CCTV images to help identify a man suspected of shoplifting alcohol.

Suffolk police

On Monday, the Government published a Serious Violence Strategy – underpinned by £40 million of Home Office funding.

Suffolk police

A fraudster pretending to be a Met Police officer has been scamming Suffolk residents by claiming to have a suspect in custody with their credit card details.

Lowestoft has suffered its most violent start to the year in recent times, according to the latest Home Office figures.

Tim Passmore

Vandals who are repeatedly damaging parked cars in the same Bungay street have been branded “horrible” and “mindless” by their victims.

A man has spoken of his ordeal after he was pushed into the path of a car and fought a bike thief to stop him from stealing his £2,000 bike in Lowestoft.

More than 50 wraps of crack cocaine and heroin with an estimated street value of £19,000 were recovered during a Lowestoft drug bust.

A 28-year-old man has been charged with various offences including assault following an incident in Lowestoft.


A series of cars have been damaged in the most recent spate of vehicle vandalism on the same road.

Lowestoft police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was pushed into the path of a car as a robber attempted to steal his bike in Lowestoft.

Police are appealing for information or witnesses following a burglary at a residential property.

Suffolk Police

Flood alerts are in place as persistent rain is brimming over onto the county’s roads.

Environment Agency

Two people have been arrested following an attempted break-in in the early hours of last night.

More than 30 people have been arrested in the Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth areas following a police operation tackling organised crime.

Tim Passmore

Five people were arrested for drugs offences in one day during a police operation in Lowestoft.

Tim Passmore

A fraudster using counterfeit money has targeted a string of charity shops across Beccles and Bungay.

Police stopped a car on the A47 on Saturday which had been driven from London with a number of deficiencies.

Members of the public are being asked to keep a look out and report any suspicious activity in order to help prevent terrorist attacks.

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on an elderly man while he was waiting for a bus in Lowestoft.

Lowestoft police

Police officers stopping off for a break at McDonalds in Gillingham ended up catching a wanted man.

Norfolk Police

A network of CCTV cameras across Suffolk could help tackle increasing demand on police and counter a downturn in bobbies on the beat.

Police have warned residents to stay alert following reports of telephone calls from a scammer claiming to be from the tax office.

Suffolk Police

‘Think, spot and speak out against abuse’ - that is the key message of a national awareness day designed to spread the word about the dangers of child sexual exploitation.

Suffolk Police

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Yesterday, 14:19

A celebration has been held to mark the opening of a new look pedestrian avenue that makes it way through a scenic setting in Beccles.

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So – what is raw milk and why should we be drinking more of it?

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Plans to build a new discount supermarket in Beccles have been approved – despite last minute objections from nearby Tesco.

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Waveney District Council
Fri, 06:30

The step-brother of a popular Beccles DJ and producer who died aged 33 after a short battle with cancer is running the London Marathon in his memory.

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A community gym is celebrating its fourth anniversary.

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