A vulnerable man was beaten “black and blue” in his Great Yarmouth home and blackmailed into handing over his bank card which was used to withdraw £40, a court heard.
A fraudster who used stolen bank cards to try to obtain hundreds of pounds worth of goods went on the run for almost two years before he was finally tracked down living in Lithuania, a court heard.
A man has appeared at Norwich Crown Court in connection with drug offences, in Gorleston.
A son armed with a knife said he would slit his father’s throat if he did not take him to Great Yarmouth after threatening to kill his mother’s new partner.
A man and woman admitted a blackmail charge when they appeared at Norwich Crown Court just before they were due to stand trial.
A daughter systematically stole more than £26,000 from her elderly parents, who were both suffering from dementia, leaving their care home bills unpaid. a court heard.
A judge told a prolific offender that he was approaching becoming a “career” burglar as he jailed him for two years for an attempted break-in.
A judge warned that the carrying of weapons added to the gravity of any drug dealing offences after two men admitted their role in the supply of crack cocaine and heroin in Norfolk.
A judge praised the “true grit” shown by a 75-year-old postmistress held-up in a rural post office raid after he jailed one of the robbers for five years.
A 20-year-old dealer was acting as a “runner” selling heroin and crack cocaine on the streets of Great Yarmouth, a court heard.
A drug dealer who helped himself to over £33,000 worth of cocaine from a beach has been ordered to pay back £410.
A shocked householder saw a car thief driving away in her son’s Ford Focus which had been stolen from the driveway of the family home in Bradwell, a court heard.
A trusted administrator of a Norfolk social club who stole more than £30,000 has been jailed for 12 months and made to promise to keep away from the club in future.
A former Norfolk PE teacher has been jailed for five years after being exposed as a “clandestine sex offender” who abused pupils.
A 29-year-old asylum seeker who escaped persecution in Iran for being gay has been jailed for more than five years after slashing his elderly former partner in the face with broken glass in a “horrific” attack.
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