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A call has been made for members of the public to sign a petition of support for Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) facing the axe in Norfolk.

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Norfolk Police
Thursday, November 2, 2017

A car has crashed into a house near Fleggburgh.

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Norfolk police
Tuesday, October 10, 2017

This is the face of one of the first people in Norfolk to be convicted thanks to a police body camera.

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Norwich Magistrates Court
Monday, September 25, 2017

A woman who admitted having caused a five car crash on the A47 has been fined.

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Norwich Magistrates Court
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

There were four goals scored during Norwich City’s comfortable win over Brentford in the Carabao Cup but it is a penalty miss that has got everyone talking.

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Norwich City
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Storm Aileen might have passed but forecasters have warned that it is not quite a case of gone with the wind - with more strong gusts on the way.

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Met Office
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Drivers are being urged to take extra care on the roads this morning as Storm Aileen brings gusts of up to 60mph to the region.

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Met Office
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

A grandmother was crushed to death when an iron gate fell on her in a “wholly preventable tragedy”, a court has heard.

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Friday, September 8, 2017

A landlord who admitted illegally showing live Premier League football told a court he had been left in a “complete mess” following thefts from the pub and a divorce.

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Norwich Magistrates Court
Saturday, August 12, 2017

The recovery of segments of giant pipes which have washed up on beaches in Norfolk could take weeks, it has emerged.

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Norway
Thursday, August 3, 2017

A man who had twice been banned for drink driving has been jailed after he drove about 60 miles at three times the legal limit - only stopping after his tyre exploded.

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Norwich Crown Court
Thursday, July 27, 2017

A Norfolk man is among a gang who have been jailed for a total of 90 years after being involved in the biggest conspiracy to cultivate cannabis ever uncovered in the UK.

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Norfolk police
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

A gang of would-be robbers who were on their way to carry out a violent raid on a village pub were foiled by armed police who got wind of the plot and planted a listening device.

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Great Yarmouth
Monday, July 17, 2017

Three fire crews were called to tackle a building fire in Great Yarmouth.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Firefighters have been called to a kitchen fire in Gorleston.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Firefighters battled for an hour and a half with theme park staff to rescue a man from a rollercoaster after it stopped suddenly in the rain.

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James Paget University Hospital
Friday, June 30, 2017

A man accused of having hatched a plan to burn down his former workplace has been warned he faces jail after being found guilty.

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Anthony Bate
Thursday, June 29, 2017

A man who wanted to have sex with a young girl was snared by a 44-year-old film-maker who had created a fake social media profile, a court has heard.

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Anthony Bate
Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The jury in a trial of a man accused of having hatched a plan to burn down his former workplace will resume its deliberations tomorrow.

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Norwich Crown Court
Friday, June 23, 2017

A man accused of having hatched a plan to burn down his former workplace has denied any knowledge or involvement in the blaze.

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Norwich Crown Court
Friday, June 23, 2017

A disgruntled employee accused of being behind an arson attack at his former workplace was dismissed after he borrowed £15,000, a court has heard.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Emergency services were called after reports of a man in an “agitated” state on the pier at Gorleston.

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Monday, May 22, 2017

Fire crews helped rescued a cow in water near the Acle Straight.

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

A motorist who was stopped travelling at 105mph on the A47 has been arrested for allegedly driving at just under twice the drink-drive limit.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

A London gang member armed with a sub-machine gun forced a Yarmouth man and woman into dealing crack and heroin, a court heard.

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Norwich Crown Court
Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Part of his job is to hold the chief constable to account but now, a year after being elected Norfolk’s police and crime commissioner, we are giving you the chance to put your questions to Lorne Green.

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Lorne Green
Monday, May 8, 2017

Firefighters rescue bull from ditch on Acle Straight near Great Yarmouth

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

A swan which had been causing disruption for motorists on the A47 has been removed after police set up a rolling road block.

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Norfolk chief constable’s warning to so-called paedophile hunters

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Simon Bailey
Wednesday, April 12, 2017

A drug addict was so desperate for cash that he stole meat from his mother’s freezer before trying to sell it to neighbours, a court has heard.

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Norwich Magistrates Court

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