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Norwich Crown Court

Monday, March 25, 2019

A 15-year-old talented footballer, who had trials for Arsenal, stabbed a man leaving him with “life threatening” injuries after he was trafficked to sell drugs for a county line drugs gang.

Monday, March 18, 2019

The jury in the trial involving a London gang accused of flooding Great Yarmouth with heroin and cocaine has been sent out again to consider its verdicts.

Friday, March 15, 2019

Two men involved in a Great Yarmouth boxing match appeared at a Norwich court today charged with alleged health and safety failings after a young boxer died following his first fight.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

A jury in the trial of five people accused of being involved in a drugs conspiracy which flooded Great Yarmouth with cocaine and heroin will resume their deliberations on Friday (March 15).

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A defendant changed his plea and admitted being involved in a drugs conspiracy which flooded Great Yarmouth with cocaine and heroin.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A man who had been supplying drugs in Great Yarmouth has been jailed for three years.

Friday, March 1, 2019

A man denied being involved in a drugs conspiracy which flooded Great Yarmouth with cocaine and heroin and claimed it was a shock to discover his DNA was found on some of the drugs packaging.

Friday, March 1, 2019

A sex offender lied about his past history in order to get a job working as a kitchen porter at a north Norfolk hotel chain, a court heard.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

A man accused of guiding a drugs conspiracy which flooded Great Yarmouth with cocaine and heroin has denied any involvement.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Coded messages sent by a London gang which offered crack cocaine and heroin for sale in Great Yarmouth were read out to a jury.

Friday, February 8, 2019

The father of a “beautiful girl” who died after she was supplied drugs by two men said he “wished with all his heart they were dead”.

Thursday, February 7, 2019

The ‘director’ of a drug gang which flooded Great Yarmouth with cocaine and heroin was ‘guiding the conspiracy’ with 116 texts and 56 phone calls a day from his base in Hackney, a court heard.

Monday, February 4, 2019

Six people are to go on trial charged with conspiracy to supply heroin and cocaine in Great Yarmouth.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

A judge apologised to the family of a “beautiful young woman” who died after being given drugs when he had to put off sentencing the men who supplied her as they had not been brought to court.

Monday, January 28, 2019

More than half of drug dealing groups using ‘county lines’ in Norfolk are targeting the city, according to police intelligence.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

A leading barrister has said a “crisis” in Norfolk’s courts is “undermining the credibility of witnesses” as waiting times for justice soar across the county.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Two men convicted of the murder of five people in an explosion in Leicester have been found not guilty of charges relating to illegal cigarettes found in Great Yarmouth.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thousands of rings, watches, earrings and other items of suspected stolen property have been recovered from a “prolific” burglary gang who hit almost 100 Norfolk properties.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

A convicted sex offender who admitted possessing more than 3000 indecent images of children was warned by a judge that custody was on the cards for him.

Monday, December 17, 2018

A man who hid wraps of crack cocaine and heroin in his mouth has been jailed for two years.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Two men will be sentenced in the new year after admitting supplying drugs to a 21-year-old woman who later died.

Friday, December 14, 2018

A “dangerous” arsonist, who risked lives by setting fire to his home in Great Yarmouth, was jailed before for starting two fires at a previous address, a court heard.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

A woman’s “idyllic” home was turned into a “part-dream, part-nightmare” after a crime gang had committed a burglary there, a court has heard.

Monday, December 3, 2018

A “career criminal” who was sleeping rough carried out a car-jacking, in Norfolk, on New Year’s Eve threatening a terrified driver with a knife to make a getaway after he burgled the home of a woman who had given him charitable help over the festive break.

Friday, November 30, 2018

Two men involved in a class A drugs supply operation in Great Yarmouth which was smashed by police have been jailed for a total of more than seven years.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

A teenager who was involved in threatening a 12-year-old boy with a knife after he refused to hand over his phone and money has been jailed for five years and four months.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

A woman thought she was going to die as her ex-partner stamped on her head twice and broke her nose, a court heard.

Thursday, November 15, 2018

An 18-year-old man has 
denied attacking a woman in her 60s who was assaulted in Great Yarmouth market place 
in the early hours of the morning.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A man who spat at a police officer’s face and hair after being arrested has been spared jail.

Friday, November 9, 2018

An arsonist set fire to his seafront home in Great Yarmouth which had to be tackled by four fire crews has had his case adjourned for a further psychiatric report after it emerged it is now the second time he has put lives at risk by starting a blaze at his flat.

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