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Monday, March 11, 2019

A national week-long operation will be supported by Suffolk police to crack down on gang activity and highlight the risks of carrying a bladed weapon.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Police dogs might think they are just playing games - but their handlers know just how vital their role is.

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Tim Passmore
Monday, March 4, 2019

Declining levels of metal theft have been reversed by a two-year resurgence across Suffolk.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, March 1, 2019

A £2million pot of cash has been formed by council bosses in Suffolk to fund growth projects across the county.

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Tim Passmore
Monday, February 4, 2019

Police hope a social media drive can help stem rising sex assaults by highlighting issues of consent.

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Tim Passmore
Saturday, February 2, 2019

Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Tim Passmore, has shown his support for a national campaign.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Homes across Suffolk are set to see their council tax bills rise by around £65 from April, after county council budget proposals were approved.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Police appear to be winning the battle against a drug distribution network dubbed the biggest criminal threat to Suffolk.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, January 25, 2019

Tax bills are set to go up further after approval of an increase in the share of police funding.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

A long-serving Suffolk police officer will come out of retirement to take the helm as the force’s next Chief Constable.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, December 14, 2018

Households in Suffolk could see council tax bills rise by 4.7% next year if the county’s local authorities and police do as the government suggests in its local government settlement.

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Tim Passmore
Saturday, December 8, 2018

Fundamental change has been requested to curtail the “unreasonable” time taken up by police on mental health issues.

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Tim Passmore
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner (PCC) says he is undaunted by the constabulary’s budget reserves falling to almost half their level in 2011.

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Tim Passmore
Saturday, November 10, 2018

The Home Office has announced hundreds of thousands of pounds for Essex and Suffolk crime prevention schemes to keep young people from being exploited by ‘county lines’ gangs.

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Tim Passmore
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

A police volunteer who overcame serious illness has completed an epic 50-mile charity trek along the Suffolk coast – with the help of her trusted companion Robbie the horse.

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Tim Passmore
Saturday, November 3, 2018

Two towns which have been stripped of a police presence in the latest restructuring of the force are calling for more to be done in rural communities.

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Tim Passmore
Thursday, November 1, 2018

A government department is facing criticism after it took four months to respond to Suffolk’s councils about a key parking issue.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Suffolk Constabulary’s Chief Constable Gareth Wilson announced he will retire in April next year after completing 30 years’ service, four of them in charge of the county force.

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Tim Passmore
Thursday, October 4, 2018

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

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Tim Passmore
Wednesday, October 3, 2018

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

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Continued budget cuts will endanger Suffolk’s victims or police services - that is the message from the county’s police and crime commissioner after an independent report criticised the funding plan from the Home Office.

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Tim Passmore
Thursday, September 6, 2018

The number of Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) roles is set to be reduced as part of Suffolk Constabulary’s new policing model.

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Tim Passmore
Thursday, September 6, 2018

Plans to cut Suffolk police community support officers (PCSOS) by almost half while growing the county’s Safer Neighbourhood Teams has been given the green light.

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Tim Passmore
Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Suffolk police have revealed that they have arrested over 150 people in connection with the supply of class A drugs across the county up until the end of July this year.

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Tim Passmore
Monday, September 3, 2018

More than 1,100 drivers were caught speeding by police in Suffolk during a week-long enforcement campaign.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, July 27, 2018

After an upturn in severe violent crime in Lowestoft and years of police cuts, Conor Matchett learned how local people are fearing the town is changing for the worst.

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Tim Passmore
Sunday, July 22, 2018

A panel holding Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner to account have urged him to pursue plans to widen a scheme featuring new speed cameras with automatic number plate recognition (ANPR).

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Tim Passmore
Sunday, July 22, 2018

A dedicated panel which holds Suffolk’s police and crime commissioner to account has expressed “serious concerns” over plans to axe half of the county’s PCSOs.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, July 20, 2018

Youth gangs and drug violence have been described as “the biggest threat without question facing Suffolk”.

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Tim Passmore
Friday, June 29, 2018

Volunteers will support police teams by becoming the “eyes and ears” of their communities under a new scheme being rolled out across Suffolk.

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