Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner has announced plans for an increase in the policing element of council tax to add £2.9m to the constabulary’s budget in the next financial year.
Suffolk police and crime commissioner, Tim Passmore, expressed delight after his office was awarded a prestigious national award for openness and transparency for the third successive year.
More than 100 people were arrested during a Christmas drink and drug driving campaign which saw over 1,700 people breathalysed.
A senior Suffolk detective has warned that it is staggering that drivers continue risking lives by using mobile phones at the wheel despite a zero-tolerance approach from police,
People in Suffolk are being asked whether they would be prepared to pay more towards the police service in a bid to keep the county safe.
While many children across the nation will have received laptops, smart phones and tablets on Christmas morning, they may not be aware of the dangers they face, according to Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner.
A seasonal police campaign is reminding those experiencing domestic abuse there is need to suffer in silence.
An extra £120,000 is to be spent on drug wipe kits as Suffolk Police cracks down on those driving under the influence.
Suffolk’s crime chief has sworn to protect support officers despite being forced into a ‘tight corner’ over government funding.
Police chiefs in Suffolk are to review their financial situations after Norfolk Constabulary announced the biggest shake-up in its history.
Proposals to bring Suffolk’s police and fire services together under a single administration have been dropped after a £75,000 report said it was not clear there would be any benefits.
Speeding drivers will be targeted as part of a week-long enforcement campaign in Suffolk.
Suffolk remains one of the safest counties, despite seeing a small rise in the number of recorded crime, according to new figures.
A new initiative has been launched by Suffolk Constabulary, as they unveil “an innovative” scheme to recruit detectives from the general public.
Police in Suffolk will be targeting motorists who drive under the influence of drink or drugs as part of a month-long campaign.
Hundreds of motorists were caught speeding during a week-long enforcement campaign in Suffolk.
A charity which supports families and victims of domestic abuse across Waveney has marked a significant anniversary with the unveiling of new facilities.
Public drop in event over potential merger of Beccles police and fire stations.
Police recruitment opens in Suffolk today as the county’s force looks to take on more officers.
Organised drug networks are increasingly infiltrating rural and coastal towns in Suffolk, a new police report warns.
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.
Taxpayers will have to pay an extra penny a day after plans to increase the police precept were approved.
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