Vehicles targeted in Suffolk – Operation Alliance

The following is a Police Connect message. More than 100 vehicles were stopped by police as six forces teamed up for a roads policing operation near Ipswich, Monday 1 June. Operation Alliance involved almost 70 officers, including staff from partner agencies, who worked together with the aim of catching criminals using the roads while also […]

Drivers reminded of Suffolk Show traffic arrangements

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are reminding drivers they may need to allow extra time for their journey over the next couple of days as the 2015 Suffolk Show takes place at Trinity Park. The annual show is being held on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 May and while everything possible will […]

Distraction thefts

The following is a Police Connect message. Shoppers are warned to be vigilant after several distraction thefts at banks in Suffolk over the past week. A woman at a bank on Princes Street in Ipswich around lunchtime on Saturday 16 May made a transaction but then dropped the bank card; it was picked up by […]

Information for East Anglian Derby

The following is a Police Connect message. Please find below a message from Norfolk Constabulary’s Match day Policing Commander:   I’d like to welcome those Ipswich fans travelling to Norwich on Saturday (16 May) for the derby play-off fixture, which kicks-off at 12.15pm. A policing operation involving officers from Norfolk and Suffolk has been designed […]

Invitation to Special Constabulary Information Evenings

The following is a Police Connect message. Anyone interested in finding out more about becoming a Suffolk Police Special Constable is being invited along to information evenings being held across the county over the next few weeks.   Events are being held at Stowmarket, Martlesham Heath, Newmarket, Lowestoft and Bury St Edmunds in May and […]

Police plans in place for East Anglian derby

The following is a Police Connect message. Football supporters from both Ipswich and Norwich can expect a “firm, friendly and fair” policing operation in Suffolk’s county town when the two clubs meet later this week.  With over 2000 Norwich City fans expected to travel for the Ipswich Town FC game on Saturday 9 May, police […]

LO152244 boat theft Lowestoft

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for information after a 26ft white 1997 Campion Victoria 797 motor cruiser with a Volvo Penta 5.7Gi 260hp engine and duoprop was stolen from a marina in Lowestoft. Between 10.45pm and 11.35pm on Tuesday 28 April two men in a silver Mercedes drove into the […]

LE/15/416 Appeal after crimes – Friston, Sternfield and Benhall

Police are appealing for information after a number of crimes in the Friston, Sternfield and Benhall area. Between 10.30pm on Wednesday 22 and 6.20am yesterday, Thursday 23 April, a home in Saxmundham Road at Friston was entered and a number of items were stolen, including a handbag, keys and a quantity of CDs, before a Honda Civic […]

Wanted appeal to feature on Crimewatch

  A 56-year-old man who Suffolk Police posted as wanted earlier in the year will feature on BBC1s Crimewatch programme this evening, as officers continue work to locate him. Alan Smith, from Boxted, is wanted in connection with a number of counts of fraud, totalling hundreds of thousands of pounds, against more than 20 victims. […]