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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Norfolk’s emergency services chiefs have welcomed a new law which will double the maximum sentence for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker to twelve months.

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Lorne Green
Thursday, September 13, 2018

The Norfolk chief of police has welcomed a new law introducing longer maximum sentences for those convicted of assaults on emergency services workers.

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Simon Bailey
Thursday, September 13, 2018

New rules introducing tougher sentences for anyone convicted of assaulting an emergency service worker are to become law today.

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Home Office
Friday, August 3, 2018

The chairman of a firefighter’s union has made a fresh plea for the police and crime commissioner to leave the service in the hands of the county council.

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Lorne Green
Saturday, June 9, 2018

The number of calls made to the fire service to move obese people has increased in the past five years.

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Home Office
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Police in Norfolk stopped and searched fewer than half the number of people in 2017 compared to the number stopped under the same powers in 2016.

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Home Office
Tuesday, April 10, 2018

The commissioner for Norfolk Police has accused county councillors of “scaremongering” over plans to explore bringing Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service under his control.

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Cliff Jordan
Friday, March 30, 2018

A budget deficit of £1.6m at Norfolk Police will be slashed after the Home Office awarded the force a share of £800,000 special grant funding for the search for missing airman Corrie McKeague.

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Simon Bailey
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Alexander Palmer remained at large for a week after savagely stabbing Peter Wrighton to death in a frenzied and brutal attack which almost severed the married father and grandfather’s head from his body.

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Alexander Palmer
Monday, February 5, 2018

Increased operational demands, pay rises and the search for missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague has left Norfolk Police facing a £1.5m budget overspend.

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Simon Bailey
Friday, October 27, 2017

As the prime minister Theresa May visited Norfolk to announce new mental health support in the workplace, health correspondent Geraldine Scott, spoke to her about issues affecting the region including mental health provision, police cuts, the contaminated blood scandal, and universal credit.

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