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Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

Two women are in custody after a man was injured in a suspected stabbing.

A police officer has described the terrifying moment she tackled a man who was armed with two swords after he threatened to kill his wife.

United Kingdom

An appeal has been launched after a man approached two young children in a parked car.

A Norfolk police officer who bravely tackled a samurai sword-wielding attacker who claimed he was going to kill his wife could win a national award.

Norfolk police

A young driver has been stopped on the A11 after travelling at 121mph and allegedly providing a positive drug test.

Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner (PCC) is poised to decide whether to press forward with a possible takeover of the management of the county’s fire and rescue service.

Lorne Green

Families living in a Norfolk town are being urged to have their say on crime in the area.

A pensioner has said she is ‘disgusted’ at having to wait for 16 hours on hold to her bank after she was scammed of £2,800 by online fraudsters.

Liverpool

This is the moment a dangerous driver narrowly avoids being hit by a train as he tries to evade police.

Drink and drug drivers will be targeted by police over the course of the next month as part of a summer campaign in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Lorne Green

Police have launched a number of appeals after several jewellery burglaries have taken place across Norfolk in recent weeks.

Norwich

A moped was seized after the rider was given a second warning over driving standards.

Villagers have expressed their shock after two newly-built houses were vandalised, with the word ‘ugly’ spray painted a number of times over them.

It is a crime that so many people fall victim to, including one man in his 80s who lost more than £85,000 as a result of it. However, it is also one so few are willing to talk about.

West Norfolk

The historical ruins of a grade II listed church have been vandalised.

St Mary's Church

A former Norwich City trainee goalkeeper who was rejected for being too short has admitted handling more than £2,500 in counterfeit bank notes, a court has heard.

Norwich

Hundreds of women in Norfolk at risk of domestic violence were given details of their partner’s abusive history last year.

A car with four under 20-year-olds inside was stopped on wet and slippery roads with bald front tyres.

Police in Norfolk stopped and searched fewer than half the number of people in 2017 compared to the number stopped under the same powers in 2016.

Home Office

A driver caught doing 100mph on the A11 provided positive results for alcohol and drugs.

More than 40 teams from across the county will be taking to the roads today to highlight the ways the public can come together to tackle speeding.

Lorne Green

The parents of Alexander Palmer, a former soldier who stabbed a pensioner to death in East Harling, have said they warned mental health workers he was collecting knives.

Alexander Palmer

More burglaries are being reported to Norfolk police with 4,000 last year.

Norfolk police

Police stopped a driver in Attleborough who was using his phone behind the wheel - with his four children in the car.

Police are appealing for help from the public to trace a Norwich man who is wanted.

Norfolk Police

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

United Kingdom

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.

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