Chief Constable and Police and Crime Commissioner set to tour the county

The following is a Police Connect message. Temporary Chief Constable Gareth Wilson and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Tim Passmore will be going ‘on tour’ this year, visiting town centres across the county.  Throughout the summer holiday period, the Chief and PCC will set up base within towns across Suffolk and will be available for […]

Ask the Chief and the PCC

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Constabulary’s temporary Chief Constable, Gareth Wilson and Police and Crime Commissioner Tim Passmore, will be holding a live ‘web chat’ with members of the public on Monday 20th July. Between 6:30pm and 8pm Mr Wilson and Mr Passmore will be online and available to answer any questions […]

Latitude festival crime reduction advice issued

The following is a Police Connect message. As the 2015 Latitude Festival approaches, Suffolk Police are urging those visiting the event to take crime reduction measures to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable time. The tenth anniversary festival is taking place between Thursday 16 and Sunday 19 July and with the beautiful setting and […]

Force pledges support for memorial day

The following is a Police Connect message. Next week, Suffolk Constabulary is proud to unite with other forces across the country to support an annual national day of remembrance for those killed in honour crimes. The campaign, which was kick started by the charity Karma Nirvana and Cosmopolitan magazine aims is to raise awareness about […]

Evidence Based Policing – Community Safety Survey

The following is a Police Connect message.   University Campus Suffolk (UCS) is working with police in Suffolk and Norfolk to understand the public’s perceptions of crime, anti-social behaviour and local policing services in their area. The online Suffolk and Norfolk Community Safety Survey starts today (Thursday 2 July 2015) and will be a pivotal […]

Water safety advice issued

The following is a Police Connect message. Suffolk Police are joining Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service in issuing safety advice relating to water safety. The advice is being issued as the current hot weather looks to continue over the next few days – and follows the recovery of man’s body from Alton Water reservoir yesterday. […]

Village Hall Update, June 2015

Broadband will be live from the Village Hall from 16th June so bring along your devices and test it out at the next coffee morning on July 9th! On the evening of Friday 10th July we will be holding a village treasure hunt so look out for the posters for more information. The event will […]

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 […]