Beccles and Bungay Crime

Yesterday, 12:30

A victims reported malicious messages being sent and a Pokémon Facebook group were threatened by someone claiming to be a hit man as reports of abuse over social media rose again.

A woman has been charged with robbery after allegedly threatening a shopkeeper with a knife and stealing alcohol.


Fifty cannabis plants have been seized by the police after an illegal outdoor grow was discovered on the Suffolk coast.

Two large gatherings of people had to be dispersed from the same area following reports of barbecues and outdoor parties.


The owner of a 10-year-old cat who died after being blasted with a shotgun says she hopes karma catches up with the shooter.

In his latest column, Suffolk Constabulary chief constable STEVE JUPP praises the public’s efforts in adhering to lockdown restrictions - but says there is more work to be done yet.


A father has said he will never forget the fear he felt when his car was rammed three times by a “lunatic driver”, a court has heard.

Police in Norfolk have so far handed out more than 300 fines to those flouting lockdown restrictions.

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A London woman has been charged with breaching lockdown restrictions and communication offences in a Suffolk market town.

Thieves broke into five garages and storage containers in a single night, taking with them a £2,000 mountain bike.

A town football club has been left in shock after the nets of their goals were stolen.

Lockdown has eased by what have been described as “baby steps” this week. So what can and can’t you now do? New guidance has been issued to officers by the Police Chiefs’ Council and the College of Policing.

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Animal rights activists and the RSPCA have joined local people in condemning the ‘horrific’ murder of a beloved pet cat.

Police have arrested a man who was wanted in connection with numerous offences, including coercive and controlling behaviour.

A cat was left riddled with more than 20 pellets after being shot in the face.

The easing of lockdown restrictions is not a green light to go back to normality, Norfolk’s chief constable has warned.

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A large gathering of people was dispersed from a popular Suffolk beach over the bank holiday weekend.


Witnesses are being sought after a scooter was stolen from outside a home.


An Aprilia motorbike, homemade wine and archery equipment were all stolen during an early morning burglary.


An investigation into a burglary at a seafront café has now been closed.


Investigations are continuing after a cannabis factory was discovered by a specialised drugs squad.


Investigations are continuing after a car was stolen while the motorist had briefly left the vehicle to go into a fast food restaurant.


A prisoner serving a sentence for a threats to kill offence has been arrested after he absconded from prison.

A prisoner serving a sentence for making threats to kill who has links to Norfolk has absconded.

Investigations are continuing after a brave shopkeeper in his 70s scuffled with a would-be robber.


A Norfolk police chief has urged people to continue with their “sterling efforts” to stop the spread of coronavirus despite the expected announcement of an easing of lockdown measures this weekend.

Police officers have warned the public to stay vigilant after a spate of burglaries which they believe may be linked.

A driver who fled the scene after driving into a police car at speed is wanted by police officers.

Police are hunting a man who exposed himself to two women in separate incidents.

Police have urged householders to secure sheds, garages and outbuildings after two off-road motorbikes were stolen.

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