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Yesterday, 15:04

A 49-year-old who stabbed a man in Lowestoft High Street has been warned he is likely to be jailed when he is sentenced next month.

Householders in Suffolk are being warned about “Nottingham Knockers” operating across the county, following a series of unwanted house calls.

Young people and victims of crime in Suffolk are among the beneficiaries of more than £141,000 in funding from the police and crime commissioner’s latest wave of grants.

A domestic violence survivor who had to spray her boyfriend with bleach to stop a vicious assault has urged people to reach out and get protection from abusers.

A driver was arrested at the scene of a crash near Fritton overnight after being found twice the drink-drive limit.

A man was held at knife point and punched as armed robbers raided his Halesworth home.

A woman with gold teeth and two male counterparts stole clothing and jewellery from stores across two towns, as police appeal for information on the thefts.

Police are ramping up efforts to catch drivers using mobiles, with the Suffolk crime commissioner “horrified” to see motorists putting lives at risk.

A rough sleeper who was stabbed in the neck has spoken of the attack’s long-lasting effect on his mental health.

Thieves have stolen a quad bike and machinery from a farm.

A Suffolk chip shop owner has been banned from the road for four years and fined £3,500 after drink-driving for a second time.

A man is set to appear in court charged with the murder of his wife in Brooke.

A Norfolk journalist who housed Julian Assange for 13 months has described the Wikileaks founder’s seven years in the Ecuadorian Embassy as “worse than prison”.

Julian Assange’s eight year evasion of arrest and extradition came to an end this week when he was taken in by the Metropolitan Police.

A woman has urged people to be aware of scammers after being threatened with a fake arrest warrant.

CCTV has captured the moment thieves broke into parked cars before stealing money, after six vehicles were targeted in the crime spree.

Meet Suffolk’s new chief constable - Steve Jupp - who has returned to lead the force after retiring as its deputy chief last year.

A pub owner claims two men used fake notes in the town and pocketed the change, and is warning consumers to check for counterfeit notes.

Games consoles and games were stolen as a house was burgled.

A car has been seized by police as the motorist did not have any insurance.

A driver was reported for not having a driving licence or any insurance as a car was seized.

Parents are on high alert after two girls were chased and another was forced to run home following two separate attempted abductions.

Two girls were chased and another was forced to run home after being approached by men in two separate incidents.

Witnesses are being sought after a brick was thrown through the window of a home in Lowestoft.

Police are searching for witnesses after a car was severely damaged at a retailer’s carpark.

Police investigations are continuing as a man verbally abused firefighters after they refused him a lift home.

A man has been arrested after he was spotted allegedly breaking into a vehicle on a busy street.

An investigation into an incident which saw a teenager allegedly sexually assaulted in a taxi has been closed.

Ten months after a devastating fire tore through shop premises in Halesworth, businesses in the area are still suffering.

Halesworth is probably best described as a peaceful, reserved little town.

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