Police report

  With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, Suffolk Police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant.   The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre raised the threat level last night – meaning an attack not only remains highly likely but a further attack may be imminent.   Members of the public may […]

Please be alert for suspicious activity – Suffolk

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk’s chief police officer has urged people to go about their daily business, while being alert to suspicious activity.   It comes as police respond to the national terror threat level being raised to critical.  Armed officers have been deployed to key locations in both counties, in particular […]

Suffolk Police continue to urge residents to be vigilant

The following is a Police Connect message. With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, Suffolk Police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant. The Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre raised the threat level last night – meaning an attack not only remains highly likely but a further attack may be imminent. Members […]

Working together to recognise Modern Slavery

The following is a Police Connect message. Working together to recognise modern slavery in Norfolk and Suffolk will be the main focus at a special conference later this week. Norfolk and Suffolk Constabularies are hosting the event on Thursday 25 May to enhance their work with partners and organisations in order to tackle modern slavery […]

18052017 – Hollesley Bay absconder recaptured

The following is a Police Connect message. A Hollesley Bay prisoner who absconded this morning, Thursday 18 May, has been recaptured. James Fryer, 29, who is serving an indeterminate sentence for robbery and receiving stolen goods, was reported as missing following a roll call at 8am. He was detained by police in the Sutton area […]

18052017 – Hollesley Bay absconder

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are appealing for help in tracing a Hollesley Bay prisoner who absconded this morning.   Police were contacted by the prison just before 9:10am today, Thursday 18 May, reporting that 29-year-old James Fryer was missing following a roll call at 8am.   Fryer is serving an […]

Ransomware Cyber Attack

The following is a Police Connect message. This message is being broadcast on behalf of Action Fraud   Following the ransomware cyber attack on Friday 12 May which affected the NHS and is believed to have affected other organisations globally, the City of London Police’s National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has issued an alert urging both […]

090517 Search to continue at Milton landfill

The following is a Police Connect message. Search work at the Milton landfill site will continue for at least a further week as the hunt for missing Corrie McKeague continues.   Officers have now cleared well over 3,100 tonnes of waste on the site and have completed work on searching the cell that was originally identified. […]

Rogues Selling Chainsaws

The following is a Police Connect message.       This message is being broadcast on behalf of Suffolk Trading Standards   We’ve had many reports of traders going door to door across the County offering to sell chainsaws and generators.  Reports have been received in Ipswich, Stowmarket and Beccles.  Please be especially cautious of […]

030517 Week of action to target knife crime

The following is a Police Connect message. ‘Think before you act’ is the message from Suffolk Police to those who carry bladed weapons.   Operation Sceptre, the national week of action against knife crime, is an opportunity to highlight the risks that carrying a bladed weapon can bring as well as targeting offenders who use and […]