Rural Crime

The following is a Police Connect message. RURAL CRIME Emerging Crime pattern In the Broadland and North Norfolk area’s, tractors, Horse trailers and Quod Bikes and agricultural machinery have been targeted by thieves. We believe these are not opportunistic crimes but rather pre-planned with a known buyer or end destination already agreed. Please be vigilant, […]

030419 – Results from successful week action against knife crime

The following is a Police Connect message. Operation Sceptre, the national week of action against knife crime, took place between 11th and 18th March and was proactively supported by Suffolk Constabulary. The operation highlights the risks that carrying a bladed weapon can bring, as well as targeting offenders who use and carry knives.   Officers […]

030419 – Missing person appeal – Bury St Edmunds

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help to trace a 15 year old male by the name of Freddie Taylor missing from Bury St Edmunds.   Freddie Taylor was last seen at 15.30 hours on Monday 1st April 2019.   Freddie is described as a white male, 5’11 inches tall, […]

020419 – Warning to drone users – nesting sites

The following is a Police Connect message. Police in Suffolk are urging people who fly drones, either commercially or as hobbyists,  to be mindful of the locations they operate in at this time of year due to nesting birds.   The county has some very sensitive sites in Suffolk where rare bird breeds, both native […]

020419 – Missing Youth – from Felixstowe

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 14-year-old boy from Felixstowe area.   Jamie Stevens was last seen at Bury St Edmunds Train Station at 10:00 yesterday morning 1st April 2019   Jamie is described as 5’7-8” tall, short to shoulder length hair.  When he was […]

260319 TV Licensing scam email

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are advising residents to be cautious of emails from TV Licensing stating there is a problem with your direct debit or similar.   You are advised not to follow any links supplied in the email or give any of your banking information.   If you are unsure whether […]

250319 Safe rider workshops

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are issuing a reminder to motorcyclists across Suffolk that they have the opportunity to improve their riding skills and to have better awareness and ability while on the road at ‘Safe Rider’ motorcycle workshops, which begin next month.   Safe Rider is a joint initiative between Suffolk […]

190319 – Countywide – PPI scam warning

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are warning members of the public to be vigilant after an attempted fraud in east Suffolk last week. The incident occurred on Thursday 14 March, when a woman from Woodbridge received a call from a man purporting to be from the Government Regulations Claims Department in relation […]

060319 – Hollesley Bay – Prisoner fails to return

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help to trace a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has failed to return.   Ambrose Farrell, aged 33, was released on temporary licence for a short period of home leave, but failed to return to a designated collection point this afternoon, Tuesday 5 March.   […]

040219 – Missing females – RED Lodge and Mildenhall – FOUND

The following is a Police Connect message.   The two missing females from the Mildenhall area, Ayonda Gasela and Karma Stoneham, have now been located safe and well.   Suffolk Police would like to thank the public for their assistance. Help us keep our communities safe. Police advice on a variety of subjects can be accessed via  https://www.suffolk.police.uk/advice To report […]