Beccles and Bungay Crime

Friday, February 17, 2017
Suffolk Police

Investigations are continuing today after a father-of-three died following a suspected fight at a holiday park in Lowestoft.

Police are appealing for information following an incident of criminal damage to a vehicle in Lowestoft.

Suffolk Police

Investigations are under way following the discovery of a parcel found on Kessingland beach.

Suffolk Police

When Valerie McGee and her pet dog, Rudey, set off on their daily beach walk it seemed like a normal day.

They are the “eyes and ears of the countryside,” according to a police and crime commissioner.

Suffolk Police

There has been talk over a potential merger between Beccles police and fire stations.

Suffolk Police

Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Tim Passmore is highlighting the work being done across the county to support victims of sexual abuse and sexual violence awareness.

Tim Passmore

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.

Suffolk police

Suffolk Constabulary is supporting Safer Internet Day 2017, which takes place tomorrow with the theme “Be the change: unite for a better internet”.

Lowestoft police were called to a spate of incidents across Waveney last night (Friday) and into the early hours of this morning (Saturday).

A man who sexually assaulted a woman in Beccles has been jailed for two years.

Ipswich Crown Court

Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcycle was stolen and a van damaged in Beccles.

Suffolk Police

A 39-year-old man has been charged with affray after he entered a Beccles bar brandishing a chainsaw.


The 999 service is under pressure in Suffolk, police have claimed, as they revealed some of the inappropriate calls they received over Christmas and New Year.

Tim Passmore

A pilot who attempted to smuggle three people into the UK at an isolated Norfolk airfield has been jailed today for six years.

Norwich Crown Court

Organisers of Suffolk’s largest annual music event are hoping to make it even bigger.

United Kingdom

Updated: Wanted man found in Great Yarmouth

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Police have arrested a wanted man.

Christmas presents, musical instruments and electronic items have been stolen from a property in Hales, near Loddon.

Suffolk and Norfolk police are likely to work closer together – especially along the county boundary – following the cut in national government support.

Tim Passmore

Three people have been charged after a man in his 60s was robbed at knifepoint in Lowestoft.


Police are appealing for two lady dog walkers to come forward after a quantity of jewellery stolen in a burglary in Beccles was recovered in Hales.

Police are seeking witnesses after a man was subjected to racial abuse in Beccles.

A man accused of robbing a jewellers of £47,000 worth of goods while armed with an imitation sawn-off shotgun has appeared in court.

Norwich Crown Court

A man is due to appear in court charged with the armed robbery of a jewellers shop in Beccles.

Suffolk police

A Beccles man who was involved in an attempted robbery at a house in the town during which two terrified brothers feared they were going to be killed has been jailed for four years.

Ipswich Crown Court

A 25-year-old man has been charged in connection with an armed robbery at a jewellers in Beccles.

Police and fire crews were called to Mettingham, near Bungay, to reports of a car on fire in a ditch.

Suffolk Police

Police are seeking witnesses following two criminal damage incidents at Market Place in Bungay.


The man who died while celebrating his brother’s birthday at a Suffolk go-karting track suffered a traumatic chest injury, the opening of his inquest has heard.


Police investigating an armed robbery at a jewellers in Beccles have released CCTV images of a car officers would like to locate.

Suffolk Police

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