Police issue rave warning

NORFOLK Police has issued a robust reminder to anyone planning to organise an illegal rave in the county over the coming weeks, re-iterating previous warnings that the force will adopt a zero tolerance approach.

NORFOLK Police has issued a robust reminder to anyone planning to organise an illegal rave in the county over the coming weeks, re-iterating previous warnings that the force will adopt a zero tolerance approach.

Chief Superintendent Tony Cherington, who leads the county delivery unit, said the force had extra resources available to prevent, disrupt and close down illegal raves.

He said: “I want to re-iterate the message that these events are unsafe and disruptive to our local communities.

“We will continue to take a hard line against the people behind these events. We shall prosecute and seize and destroy the equipment of anyone found to be involved in their organisation.”


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Members of the public are urged to play their part and support police action by remaining vigilant by reporting any suspicious activity which may lead them to believe a rave is being organised.

Anyone with information about an illegal rave or witness to suspicious activity on farmland or in buildings should contact Norfolk Constabulary on 0845 456 4567.

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