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Wymondham and Attleborough Crime

09:52

An investigation into a sexual assault in a Norfolk park has been closed.

The ex-wife of a clergyman conducted “an obsessive campaign” against him, repeatedly making false claims that he had abused their now grown-up son, the High Court has heard.

Attleborough

The manager of a social club has described how she feared her partner “was going to die” after he clung onto the door of a car in an attempt to stop a burglar, a court has heard.

A drunken man broke a security guard’s nose at Center Parcs after headbutting him inside his holiday lodge.

These seven criminals are wanted by Norfolk Constabulary. If you do encounter any of these people, you are advised not to approach them and contact the police immediately on 101.

Norfolk’s chief constable has said he fears a ‘hidden bubble’ of child abuse crimes may have ooccured during coronavirus lockdown.

The chairman of Norfolk’s police federation has said he expects the onus of enforcing the mandatory wearing of face masks to fall with shopkeepers - as the constabulary does not have the capacity to do it.

A community has been left perplexed by a spate of attacks on scarecrows - including a decapitation.

Telephone scammers have defrauded people for thousands of pounds by ringing up and claiming they owe tax.

King's Lynn

A cyclist suffered facial injuries and broken teeth after he was knocked off his bike by a driver in an apparent road rage incident.

Hingham

A domestic abuse charity saw a 300pc rise in calls during lockdown, as police raised fears that victims were unable to get away from their abuser.

More than three quarters of people fined by police in Norfolk for breaching lockdown restrictions are men, new data has revealed.

A hard-hitting animation showing how a young person is groomed and exploited has been created in a bid to warn youngsters across Norfolk about the dangers of taking the wrong path in life.

The sound of gunshots from a police training exercise prompted alarmed residents to make a string of emergency calls.

A teenage cyclist was left unconscious in the road after being knocked off his bike by a hit-and-run driver.

Police have reminded visitors to respect Norfolk’s beauty spots after crowds flocked to the coast and Broads on the hottest week of the year.

Two Norfolk men were caught “in the middle of nowhere”, illegally shipping 10,000 anti-anxiety tablets through Wales.

Norfolk Live

Speeding tickets will be falling onto the doorsteps of more than 2,000 motorists in the county following a two-week campaign from Norfolk Constabulary.

Two men have been arrested after plants and trees were damaged in a town centre in the early hours of this morning.

Norfolk Live

Police officers found three people in possession of drugs, as part of a town’s crackdown operation.

A woman in her 20s was sexually assaulted by a stranger while enjoying the sunshine in a Norfolk park.

Wymondham

The message that victims of domestic abuse should not feel alone amid coronavirus has been reinforced across the county.

People have been praised by Norfolk’s police chief for adhering to social distancing rules when they headed out over the bank holiday weekend.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Watchdogs have revealed the ways con artists have been trying to scam people in Norfolk during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Police in Norfolk have so far handed out more than 300 fines to those flouting lockdown restrictions.

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Lockdown has eased by what have been described as “baby steps” this week. So what can and can’t you now do? New guidance has been issued to officers by the Police Chiefs’ Council and the College of Policing.

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The easing of lockdown restrictions is not a green light to go back to normality, Norfolk’s chief constable has warned.

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A conservatories boss has admitted two offences of unfair trading after his company went bust.

More than 20 vehicles have been broken into in south west Norfolk in the past two months.

Enforcing new looser lockdown guidelines could prove “impossible” when some people have shown they “don’t have much common sense”, Norfolk Police Federation has warned.

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