190618 Community Engagement Officers begin work

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Constabulary’s nine new Community Engagement Officers (CEO) are now in post and will be working hard to ensure they engage with communities, individuals and partners in their area.   These dedicated officers will work closely with the Safer Neighbourhood Teams (SNTs) to build engagement opportunities to keep […]

190618 – Antique jewellery stolen from Snape Maltings

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for witnesses to two incidents of theft that took place near Saxmundham. The items stolen are attached.  See press release for more information.https://www.suffolk.police.uk/news/latest-news/14-06-2018/antique-jewellery-stolen-snape-maltings Anyone who witnessed the incidents or knows of the whereabouts of the jewellery or clocks should contact Suffolk Police on 101, quoting […]

190618 Stowmarket – Wanted man found

The following is a Police Connect message. Police searching for a man wanted in connection with making threats, harassment and theft offences has been located. 28-year-old Richard Cole was arrested in Bury St Edmunds, Sunday 17 June. Cole was questioned at Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre and was later released under investigation pending further […]

300518 Man charged in connection with 18 business burglaries

The following is a Police Connect message. A 35-year-old man has been charged in connection with 20 offences, including 18 burglary incidents at businesses in east Suffolk, 11 of which occurred in Southwold. Marc Nicholls, previously of Hawke Road in Ipswich, has been charged with conspiracy to burgle. This relates to 13 burglaries and six […]

300518 PCC public meeting – Suffolk Coastal

The following is a Police Connect message.     Suffolk’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Tim Passmore is encouraging Suffolk Coastal residents to come along to a public meeting later this month to talk about crime in the area in the next in his ‘Your Police Your Say’ series of meetings.   The meeting will be […]

290518 Be prepared for delays as Suffolk Show gets underway

The following is a Police Connect message. The 2018 Suffolk Show gets underway tomorrow (Wed 30 May) and police are reminding drivers that they may need to allow extra time for their journey.   The show takes place this year on Wednesday 30 May and Thursday 31 May at Trinity Park and police are urging […]

230518 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 following a period of home leave. Sean Gomez, aged 50-years-old, was released on temporary licence to go to an address in Harlow, on Friday 18 May and was due to return yesterday […]

160518 – Hollesley Bay Prison; Absconders

The following is a Police Connect message. Police are appealing for help in tracing two Hollesley Bay prisoners who have absconded.   41-year-old Matthew Wilsdon and Richard Smith, 25, were reported missing to police at around 4.45pm, Tuesday 15 May.   It is not known whether the men absconded together.   Wilsdon is serving a […]

Missing Ipswich teenager found

The following is a Police Connect message. A teenage girl missing from Ipswich has been found. Josie Brennan, aged 15, was reported missing on Wednesday 9 May. Josie was located by police on Saturday 12 May. Police would like to thank the public and media for their help with the appeal. Help us keep our communities safe. Police […]

110518 County wide warning – Attempted HMRC phone scam

The following is a Police Connect message. Countywide – Warning after attempted HMRC phone fraud Police are reminding residents to be alert for telephone scams after an attempted fraud was foiled in the Ipswich area. The incident occurred on Wednesday 9 May when the victim received a call from a person purporting to be from […]