Wymondham and Attleborough Crime

Yesterday, 15:15

A flurry of overdoses in 24 hours has sparked fears that an unusually-potent batch of heroin is being pushed on Norfolk’s streets.

As armed officers are deployed across the county in response to the increased threat level, the message from Norfolk’s chief is: “Talk to us”.

Lorne Green

A Police are appealing for help busting a criminal racquet.

Norfolk police have stationed armed police in Norwich and Great Yarmouth as part of a county-wide operation to reassure the public following the Manchester terror attack.

Police are appealing for help to trace a woman who was involved in a road traffic collision in Attleborough at the weekend.

Police chiefs in Norfolk and Suffolk are meeting today to review their response to terrorist attacks after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured another 59 at a concert in Manchester on Monday night.

Simon Bailey

Shoppers and staff were evacuated from a supermarket after a hoax bomb scare.

Police in South Norfolk warn cold callers have been operating in the area.

Police have put out a renewed warning against rogue traders after reports of unknown persons trying to sell generators and power tools from vans at residents’ doorsteps.

Former head of Norfolk CID Ian Fairley passed away almost a year before his most notorious arrest - Ian Brady - still convinced there were further victims hidden at Saddleworth Moor.

Norfolk Police

A driver failed to stop after a collision with a cyclist during a cycling club time trial near Attleborough.

England Ambulance Service

A foal just a few days old was found weak and struggling to survive after being abandoned and left to die in a forest.

Hundreds of drivers were caught speeding during a week-long enforcement campaign in Norfolk.

Three men have been jailed for a total of nine and a half years after more than 2,400 cannabis plants were discovered during a raid on a cannabis factory in Occold near Eye.

Homeowners are being urged to be vigilant after a spate of burglaries near to Diss.

Offenders and potential offenders will be targeted as police forces in the region unite to tackle “an unprecedented volume of child sexual abuse reports”.

Four men were arrested in Diss last night on suspicion of drug and weapon offences.

Two men from London have been jailed for a total of more than seven years after being caught bringing £5,000 of crack cocaine and heroin into Norfolk.

Norwich Crown Court

Police have issued a warning to residents in Diss to make sure their homes are secure after a walk-in burglary.

South Norfolk Police

Unwanted telephone calls, unsolicited gifts and damage to property are just some of the signs of stalking that police are trying to make people aware of during National Stalking Awareness Week.

Norfolk police

There is concern in a residential area of Attleborough after a number of incidents of criminal damage.

Norfolk police

A woman is wanted in connection with a fraud where £12,500 was stolen from a bank account.

Police are asking members of the public and landowners across Norfolk to report any suspicious activity during this bank holiday weekend in an attempt to foil illegal raves.

A man who was arrested after windows were smashed at 10 shops has been detained under the Mental Health Act.

Residents across Norfolk have been warned to be aware of ‘copycat’ websites when looking to make an application for a blue badge online.

They may look like dramatic scenes of police in action.


A man who is breached the terms of his licence is still being hunted by police.


Audacious thieves cut through a fence and drove a van over a graveyard before stripping a church of its lead roofing in a daring overnight raid which caused £15,000 of damage.


Police are appealing for information after lead was stolen from the roof of a church in Quidenham.

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