Wymondham and Attleborough Crime

Yesterday, 08:42
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A cat left standing in its own excrement was one of 2,588 animal cruelty complaints investigated by the RSPCA in Norfolk last year.

A man who exposed himself to two young schoolgirls in a Norfolk village is a “danger to the public”, the mother of one of the girls has claimed.

Police have released a description of a van driver who approached two girls in a Norfolk village whilst wearing see-through tights.

A motorcyclist has been clocked by police speeding at 132mph on the A11.

These are the 15 criminals Norfolk Constabulary is currently appealing for help to hunt in the county with crimes ranging from sex offences to assault.

To mark the start of a national campaign Norfolk police are urging victims of stalking to seek help.

Lorne Green

A driver arrested on suspicion of drug driving on the A11 was found to have two children in the vehicle - and one was not wearing a seatbelt because it was being used to stop a TV getting damaged in the boot.

Norfolk Police

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

Cliff Jordan

Police were shocked when they stopped a car speeding at more than 100mph on the A11 - and found the driver was hurtling down the road with a 12-month-old baby next to them.

Police are reminding people to ensure their sheds and out buildings are locked and secure after a spate of burglaries.

Inappropriate calls to the police’s 101 non-emergency number are contributing to delays in the service.

Simon Bailey

A budget deficit of £1.6m at Norfolk Police will be slashed after the Home Office awarded the force a share of £800,000 special grant funding for the search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.

Simon Bailey

This week 91 PCSOs and 10 staff will leave Norfolk Police, at an estimated redundancy cost of more than £2m.

Simon Bailey

The mystery of who killed a Norfolk schoolgirl close to her home remains unsolved after a nationwide appeal to coincide with the 25th anniversary of her death drew a blank.

Norfolk Constabulary

Four men were arrested yesterday following an incident at a supermarket in Wymondham.

Police are appealing for witnesses following a burglary in South Norfolk.

A HGV driver had to take action to avoid a crash due to two van drivers driving dangerously on the A11.


Police in Norfolk and Suffolk will be targeting drivers and passengers who do not belt-up during a week-long enforcement campaign.

During a routine traffic stop a student police officer got more than she bargained for.

‘Keep a knife in your bed’ - That’s what cold callers pretending to be police officers told a pensioner after she refused to withdraw thousands of pounds.

Officers in Norfolk have dealt with nearly 2,000 snow related incidents since the Beast from the East swept in sub-zero conditions.

Beast from the East

Mental health staff treating an ex-Royal Marine who killed a dog walker warned police about him.

Alexander Palmer

A drink driver tried to blame the snow after being caught nearly four times over the limit following a crash.

Con-artists pretending to be police officers are defrauding elderly people out of thousands of pounds by arranging taxis to take them to banks, Norfolk Constabulary has revealed.

A 92-year-old woman has been conned into handing over tens of thousands of pounds worth of gold and jewellery on her doorstep to a man claiming to be a police officer.

Shop owners and businesses have been urged to be on their guard after buyers tried to use fake £50 notes to pay for goods.

A woman has appealed to the public to help reunite a stolen pygmy goat and its babies.


The manager of a landmark Norfolk pub which was destroyed in a fire last week has hit out at the “low life” who broke into the damaged building last night.

A father came up with a unique excuse to a police officer after he was stopped doing more than 100mph on the A11.


A cold caller pretending to be a policeman conned an elderly victim out of nearly £10,000.

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