Wymondham and Attleborough Crime

Children as young as 12 are using knives to threaten people in schools as officers target year eight and nine pupils to try to intervene.

Police are appealing for information following an overnight burglary in Banham.

A man said he narrowly avoided a crash after a pile of rubbish was dumped illegally in the middle of an unlit country road.

Fraudsters are attempting to scam people out of their money with a flu jab scam, the NHS has warned.

Police are warning people in South Norfolk and Breckland to be vigilant after a number of vehicles have been broken into in the past week.

Three police officers who smashed their way into a car to help save the life of a man who was "bleeding out" after slashing his arms following an argument with his partner have been recognised for their outstanding acts of bravery.

Police are investigating after a fox was found at a Norfolk animal sanctuary with its head and tail removed.

Norfolk County Council's trading standards team have received reports of cold calls claiming to be from Amazon.

Police are appealing for witnesses to a disturbance in Wymondham town centre that saw two men arrested on suspicion of affray after teenage girls were threatened.

Police are appealing for help to find a teenager who has breached his bail conditions.

A man who was caught with drugs in his car after police stopped him has been spared jail.

The mother of a woman killed by a driver who had been showing off in his car has described how she is disgusted by his sentence.

A beloved Pomeranian dog, who went missing after a burglary seven weeks ago, has been reunited with his relieved owner.

An 82-year-old accused of killing his wife is not fit to stand trial, a court has ruled.

Police are failing to record violent and sexual offences as they admit crime rates are going to rise.

Prosecuting criminals is putting a strain on resources after years of austerity have left the criminal justice system "cut to the bone", police have said.

A man has been arrested after police carrying out a search warrant in Attleborough discovered a stash of drugs.

Police are investigating three assaults at a mental health hospital where inspectors are closing wards over staffing fears.

Police have urged people to be vigilant against hare coursing and warned it will take strong action against those involved in an activity that has as "terrible impact" on rural communities.

The public is being urged to help police find a wanted man who failed to turn up in court.

A man who is locked in a planning dispute over caravans stored on his land has appeared in court after he was arrested for failing to appear on a previous occasion.

A driver who "took delight" in showing off his car has been jailed for more than three years after killing his friend - 22-year-old Kimberley Hudson.

A former army officer is the Conservative pick to become the next police and crime commissioner for Norfolk.

A woman is to stand trial accused of the murder of her husband in Wymondham after she denied killing him.

A woman is to stand trial accused of the murder of her husband in Wymondham after she denied killing him.

Police have asked people to look out for suspicious activity after jewellery was stolen from a home in Wymondham.

A truck has been stolen in a burglary.

Neighbours on a normally quiet estate have described the moment police arrived to arrest a woman for assault.

Police are appealing for help to trace a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

The number of rape charges in Norfolk is falling despite reports rising four-fold in the last six years.

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