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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
Monday, September 10, 2018

Norfolk’s chief constable has admitted the county’s rate of solving domestic abuse and rape crimes do not make good reading - with just one in 16 of the latter solved.

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Lorne Green
Friday, March 30, 2018

Inappropriate calls to the police’s 101 non-emergency number are contributing to delays in the service.

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Simon Bailey
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
Thursday, March 29, 2018

This week 91 PCSOs and 10 staff will leave Norfolk Police, at an estimated redundancy cost of more than £2m.

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Simon Bailey
Thursday, March 1, 2018

Motorists are being warned to only travel if absolutely necessary tonight with gusting winds creating snow drifts and impassable roads, particularly in rural areas.

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Chris Bell
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
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A Norfolk district councillor has proposed a radical step to combat the fears of its constituents over the loss of PCSOs in their area.

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Simon Bailey
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Armed officers were deployed in Dereham after a man was suspected of being in possession of a firearm but it later turned out to be a BB gun.

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Simon Bailey
Friday, November 3, 2017

An investigation by this newspaper into the sexual abuse of female officers by a Norfolk police doctor and the force’s subsequent handling of the case has uncovered a series of fresh revelations.

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Simon Bailey
Thursday, October 26, 2017

The prime minister Theresa May visited Norwich this afternoon and addressed issues surrounding mental health, PCSOs, contaminated blood, Colman’s and Britvic, and universal credit.

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Jeremy Corbyn
Thursday, October 26, 2017

The Mayors of Fakenham and Dereham have expressed concerns over proposals to overhaul policing across the county, which they say could lead to officers being detached from the communities they serve.

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George Acheson
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Radical reforms to Norfolk’s police force have provoked a furious response from the union - and a note of caution from the county’s police and crime commissioner.

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Lorne Green
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Norfolk’s police chief today revealed massive changes to the way the force will run.

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Simon Bailey

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