180416 Victims of stalking urged to seek help

The following is a Police Connect message. Victims of stalking across Suffolk are being urged to seek help as a national campaign aimed at highlighting the issue gets under way. The purpose of National Stalking Awareness Week, which kick-starts today, Monday 18 April 2016, is to encourage those who believe they are being targeted to speak out. This year’s campaign by the *Suzy Lamplugh […]

180416 Suffolk Special Constabulary recruitment information evenings

The following is a Police Connect message. New volunteers are actively being sought to join the ranks of Suffolk’s Special Constabulary. The county has 262 Special Constables who regularly volunteer their time to assist the regular police force in keeping Suffolk safe. The Special Constabulary is on the look-out for committed recruits who are keen […]

Suffolk Neighbourhood Watch Annual General meeting

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Neighbourhood Watch Association – Annual General Meeting 2016 Friday 15th April 2016 Woolpit Village Hall, Mill Lane, Woolpit IP30 9QX Doors open at 7.00pm ready for a meeting start at 7.15pm. There are ample parking spaces and refreshments will be available. Everyone welcome. More information available from […]

110416 Wanted appeal – Matthew Holloway

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for the public’s help in tracing a man who is wanted for multiple fraud offences. Matthew Holloway, 45, is believed to be behind a number of frauds in Cambridgeshire worth a total of more than £100,000. The frauds involved a claim by Holloway that he […]

Warning & Urgent request for Information: Doorstep trader

The following is a Police Connect message. This message is being circulated on behalf of Suffolk Trading Standards If you have been visited by a company offering air-to-air heating systems or an ‘iboost’ system, Suffolk Trading Standards would like to hear from you. Trading Standards have received a complaint from a Suffolk consumer who has paid […]

220316 Countdown to new policing model – Do you know who to call?

The following is a Police Connect message. The new county policing model in Suffolk goes live on Monday 4th April. Teams and resources have been re-designed following the Suffolk Local Policing Review, to ensure that policing in Suffolk is able to respond to current demand. Analysis of demand has been a driving factor in the […]

220316 Take some time to think about security as the clocks go forward

The following is a Police Connect message. With the clocks going forward this weekend, householders across Suffolk are being urged not to make it easy for potential thieves. Officers are advising people to pay extra attention to home, bike and vehicle security with the onset of lighter nights – often seen as an opportunist time […]

21032016 Three new police cadet units for the county

The following is a Police Connect message. Young people aged between 13 and 18 are invited to apply for a place in one of three new police cadets units, as Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Tim Passmore today announced an extension of the very successful Volunteer Police Cadet scheme to Beccles, Stowmarket and Mildenhall. As […]

170316 – Hollesley Bay prisoner absconds

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who has absconded. Officers where contacted on Thursday 17 March, shortly after 11.45am reporting that 35-year-old John Drury was missing.  He was last seen at 10.45am. Drury is described as a white man, approximately 5’10” tall, slight […]

170316 – Council Tax scams

The following is a Police Connect message. Beware – Scammers About! Local people are being urged to be on their guard, following reports of suspected scams in the area. Councils have just sent out their Council Tax bills to local residents. Now there have been a report of someone being called by a scammer claiming […]