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Wymondham and Attleborough Crime

Fri, 19:12

The RSPCA has released shocking photos highlighting the barbarity of snare traps after a badger was found in excruciating pain.

The owner of a Norfolk publishing company has received a suspended prison sentence for pocketing more than £10,000 from his employees’ tax contributions.

Norwich Crown Court

This is the moment when a driver almost caused a horrific pile up with two police cars.

Harleston

People living in part of Norfolk can have their say on rural crimes including hare coursing at a special meeting tomorrow.

Norfolk Police Chief Constable Simon Bailey has admitted police may need to work with so-called paedophile hunters despite claims the groups are putting children’s lives at risk.

Armed officers will be deployed across Norfolk over the coming days as the UK terror threat is raised to its highest level.

Norfolk Police

With almost 2,500 reported scams in the past three years in Norfolk, experts have now shared their top tips on how to avoid them.

A former soldier from Cringleford accused of the murder of 83-year-old dog-walker Peter Wrighton in woodland near East Harling is due back in court.

Peter Wrighton

Jewellery was stolen after a home in a south Norfolk town was burgled.

Norfolk Police

After a driver was caught by police speeding on the A11 at Wymondham on Friday evening, she told officers: “I know I was speeding - I’m late for the hairdressers.”

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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of stealing lead from a shop roof.

Norfolk Constabulary

Norfolk Constabulary have taken another step in equipping its officers with the latest technology.

Lorne Green

An MP has said he is “appalled” a worker at his constituency’s Conservative association was assaulted by a member of the public - and fears it could make MPs and their staff “more cautious” in the future.

A former staff member at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital has admitted stealing almost £153,000 from a hospital bank account.

Attleborough

A man demanding to see his Member of Parliament assaulted a Conservative Party worker when told he was not available, leaving her “upset and shaken”.

Richard Bacon

A drink driver who was about three and half times over the legal limit hit a pedestrian when he mounted the pavement in Attleborough High Street, a court heard.

A 58-year-old man from Larling, near Attleborough, has been handed a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO).

It’s a relatively new technology that drivers have been using to settle insurance claims and capture footage of the unexpected.

Eastern Daily Press

Police in Norfolk are to target speeding drivers in the county as part of an enforcement campaign.

Lorne Green

The son of murdered 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton has described his father as a “mild-mannered and gentle” man.

Peter Wrighton

A mother is appealing for the man who knocked her teenage son off his bike, before giving him £10 and driving away, to come forward.

Heritage railway staff have been left distraught after vandals caused several thousands of pounds worth of damage to vintage carriages.

A man who was wanted by police in connection with breaching the terms of his licence has been arrested.

There must be no let up in the fight to eradicate rural crime despite encouraging signs the cost to vulnerable, remote communities in Norfolk is reducing, the county’s police commissioner has said.

Prayers have been said at churches across Norfolk for East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton.

Peter Wrighton

A minute’s silence in memory to East Harling murder victim Peter Wrighton is to be held at a dog show today (Sunday, August 13).

Police have been carrying out anniversary checks a week after 83-year-old Peter Wrighton was stabbed to death in woodland near to East Harling.

Peter Wrighton

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering 83-year-old Peter Wrighton.

Peter Wrighton

It is a week on from the gruesome discovery of the body of 83-year-old dog walker Peter Wrighton in woodland near to East Harling.

Peter Wrighton

A driver caught doing 105mph in a 30mph zone was one of 180 motorists found to be doing 100mph or more on Norfolk’s roads last year.

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