Beccles and Bungay Crime


Officers are concerned for the welfare of a 47-year-old who went missing from her Lowestoft home last night.

A man could face jail after admitting running over a man in a van.

A man pulled up in a car alongside a woman before getting out and exposing himself to her, police said.

Four teenagers have been arrested following a stabbing earlier this week.

Police are trying to trace a wanted man who is believed to be in Lowestoft.

A teenager has avoided being locked up for causing a crash resulting from her ‘catastrophic’ decision to overtake traffic on a country road.

A moped was stolen from the driveway of a home before it was later found abandoned in a nearby field.

Witnesses are being sought after a car window was smashed.

Oulton Broad Lowestoft

Homeowners are being urged to check the security of their sheds following further break-ins across a coastal town.


Extra cash for Suffolk’s police force funded from the council tax rise this year is being spent on frontline rural policing, serious crime disruption and support for domestic abuse victims among its key priorities.

Tim Passmore

A six-figure sum has been given to Suffolk police to help enforce coronavirus rules, it has been confirmed – but nobody in the county has yet been issued a top-level £10,000 fine for Covid-19 breaches.

Tim Passmore

Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner has outlined where the additional 54 police officers announced last autumn are being deployed – with a large proportion carrying out activities in the west of the county.

Tim Passmore

The owner of a burgeoning electric scooter business says he is “devastated” after a gang of thieves ram raided his garage and made off with £10,000 worth of stock.

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm after a noxious substance - thought to be bleach - was squirted through the letterbox of a home.


The scale of sex offences recorded on school grounds in Norfolk over the past five years has been revealed.

A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection with a variety of fraud which sees criminals pose as police officers.

Backlogs in cases coming to Suffolk’s courts are “deeply worrying” according to the police and crime commissioner – with some victims and witnesses having to travel as far as Chelmsford to give evidence.

Tim Passmore

A woman in her 60s was conned out of £60,000 by criminals posing as police - who convinced her she was helping with an undercover investigation.

Public orders to tackle street drinking in two areas of Waveney have not been extended because there is no evidence police are using those powers.

East Suffolk Council

More than £1/2m has been awarded to councils in Norfolk and Waveney to step up checks to make sure people and businesses comply with coronavirus rules.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Burglaries have returned to pre-lockdown levels in Norfolk after collapsing during lockdown.

Burglars are likely to get away with their crimes, police figures suggest, with only 6pc of break-ins solved across Suffolk since the start of last year.

Investigations are under way after more than 20 motorbikes were stolen in recent months in a spate of thefts.


Norfolk’s chief constable has warned the next six months dealing with the coronavirus outbreak are likely to be “tougher for us all”.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

A warning has been issued following a spate of shed break-ins across a coastal town.


Two new puppies have joined the ranks of Suffolk police to help keep the county safe from criminals.

The hunt to trace two people who punched a man and a woman in the face during a late night assault has now been closed.

Oulton Broad Lowestoft

Investigations are continuing following a crash which saw a cyclist taken to hospital with a punctured lung.


The hunt to trace a robber who threatened a man with a knife at a bus stop has now been closed.


Investigations are continuing after a drugs factory was discovered by police at a home that had the door open and blood on the handle.


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