060716 Scams Awareness Month – July 2016

The following is a Police Connect message. July is Scams Awareness Month; this national campaign from Trading Standards and Citizens Advice aims to spread awareness of scams and how people can go about reporting them. Scams Awareness Month commenced on Monday 4 July and the theme for the first week is telephone scams. A telephone […]

060716 Crime reduction advice issued ahead of Latitude 2016

The following is a Police Connect message. The 2016 Latitude Festival will be held at Henham Park later this month and police are urging those visiting the event to think about crime reduction measures ahead of their arrival at the site. This year the festival takes place between Thursday 14 and Sunday 17 July and […]

290616 Appeal to trace wanted man

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are appealing for help in tracing a 21-year-old man who is wanted on recall to prison. Hari Farlie is wanted after breaching the terms of his release licence. Officers are continuing enquiries to find him and appealing for help to locate him. Farlie is described as […]

210616 CCTV appeal following series of burglaries

The following is a Police Connect message. Officers are releasing CCTV pictures of two men they would like to speak with in connection with a number of burglaries across Suffolk and Norfolk. This appeal for information was also made on the BBC Crimewatch Roadshow TV programme on Friday 17 June. The crimes in both counties all […]

210616 Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletters

The following is a Police Connect message. Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletters – Keep in touch with your local team Your local Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) works to keep the community safe and address any issues of concern.  To keep you updated on the work they are carrying out and how they are addressing local priorities, […]

Suffolk Rural Alert – Recent theft of trailers and machinery

The following is a Police Connect message.   Recent thefts of trailers and machinery across rural Norfolk have highlighted the need for residents in rural Suffolk to ensure they are taking measures to protect their property. If you have such equipment, please consider the following: Storing trailers securely behind locked gates, and in an area covered by CCTV […]

090616 Weybread – Images of car released

The following is a Police Connect message. Police investigating the disappearance of Sylvia Stuart and the murder of her husband Peter are releasing two images of the car used by the man detectives want to trace. Suffolk detectives are currently liaising with international law enforcement agencies in a bid to trace Ali Qazimaj, 42, who […]

080616 Missing man found– Leiston

The following is a Police Connect message. A missing 69-year-old man from Leiston has been found. John Witherley had last been seen in Harling Way at around 3.45pm yesterday, Tuesday 7 June.  He has been found safe and well by police in Leiston this afternoon, Wednesday 8 June. Police would like to thank members of […]

080616 Weybread – Detectives appeal for further information on Ali Qazimaj

The following is a Police Connect message. Detectives are appealing for further information to help them understand more about the man thought to be involved in the murder of Peter Stuart. Sylvia and Peter Stuart of Mill Lane in Weybread were reported missing to police on Friday 3 June. Enquiries in the area led to […]

080616 Missing man – Leiston

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 69-year-old man from Leiston. John Witherley was last seen at his home address in Harling Way, Leiston at around 3:45pm on Tuesday 7th June and has not been seen since. John is described as white, with short, receding grey […]