Beccles and Bungay Crime


A jobless drug user has been told to ‘grow up’ and start paying his way after leaving his father to settle a court fine for cannabis and cocaine possession.

Police are continuing to search for a driver who fled from the scene of a crash.

Lowestoft police

A 35-year-old man has been charged with attempting to engage in sexual communication with a child.


A 15-year-old boy has been bailed for a third time after he was arrested on suspicion of the serious sexual assault of a woman in her own home.

Suffolk police

A Lowestoft man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual communication with a child.

Suffolk Police

A cyclist was left with a sprained ankle following a hit-and-run in the middle of the afternoon.


A treasured Pandora bracelet and a drone, which had both gone missing months ago, have been reunited with their grateful owners – thanks to police and the power of social media.

Lowestoft Police

A fridge freezer, gas bottles and tractor tyres are among items that have been dumped, as police investigate a spate of fly-tipping incidents across Waveney.

Suffolk Police

Nearly 30 rogue traders were slapped with warnings in Lowestoft over just one day in a bid to stamp out doorstep crime and underhand trading practices.

Suffolk Police

A woman driving a mobility scooter has been left with a broken hip and back after being involved in a collision with a car in Beccles.

Suffolk Police

Concerned residents have spoken of their fears after a man indecently exposed himself to children in a usually quiet community.

Waveney District

A police inspector has described the reality of dealing with fatal accidents, as figures reveal more people are being killed and injured on Norfolk’s roads.

A drugs-gang crackdown in Suffolk is being launched by police with the announcement of a new serious crime team.

Tim Passmore

A 58-year-old man who was caught drawing on vehicles with a permanent marker carried out a campaign of “mindless damage” to property - committing 72 counts of criminal damage in eight months.

Suffolk Police

A man arrested for carrying a gun, a knife, and drugs in a public place has been released under investigation.

Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre

An “arrogant and slimy” hit and run driver got out of his car and berated the 86-year-old man he had struck before leaving him for dead, his grieving family have revealed.

Two men have been charged with burglary following a suspected copper pipe theft 
at the former Lowestoft Hospital.


A new £1.5m grant will provide vital support to victims of domestic abuse across Suffolk.

Tim Passmore

A man has been charged with an imitation firearms offence following an incident in Lowestoft.


A life-saving defibrillator was the target of mindless vandalism after its protective cabinet was bent open and the inside covered in foam.

A prolific burglar who stole more than £25,000 worth of goods has been described as “determined and vindictive” by police.

Suffolk Police

Vandals have damaged more than half a dozen cars in a Lowestoft street with police searching for the two suspects involved in the crime spree that saw an elderly disabled man’s car targeted.

Lowestoft Police

A would-be burglar made two farcical failed attempts to break into an Aldi store, including attaching a cable to a stolen car and trying to force open the doors.

Ipswich Crown Court

Three people were lucking to escape unharmed after a suspected drunk driver flipped the car they were travelling in.

Police have issued a further appeal for information after a cyclist suffered a broken and dislocated elbow when he was knocked from his bike during a hit and run.

Businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk are being warned to stay alert after a spate of cold callers pretending to be a police sergeant.

Suffolk police

Police were called to an incident involving the victim of a fatal stabbing and her husband the night before she was killed, it has emerged.

Rubber bullet used by officers who arrested a man after a woman was stabbed to death in a Norfolk village, police have confirmed.

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Detail is today emerging about the close relationship between the couple at the centre of a murder inquiry in Brooke.

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