Monster Trucks have descended on Bury St Edmunds to wow the crowds with their car crushing antics. Sarah Beecroft took a ride in a Red Dragon.
Some of Europe's biggest trucks are converging on the village of Barrow near Bury St Edmunds today for the Monster Trucks Live event.
Around 4 thousand people are expected to watch the car crushers put on a show at Suffolk Academy, where they will ride over a variety of vehicles. Each one of the car crushers' wheels weighs in at a third of a ton.
A six-year-old boy has been accosted by a man who asked him to get into his van in Ipswich.
The child was approached in Beatty Road, Ipswich, at around 5.15pm on Saturday, Suffolk Police said.
The man, described as white, in his mid-30s, with short brown hair and with a tattoo on his left forearm, was driving a blue VW camper van with a white roof.
A man has been arrested and bailed in connection with the death of a woman in Ipswich in December.
Annette Coe was found collapsed in a property in St Edmunds Road on the evening of Wednesday 5th December. She was taken to Ipswich Hospital, where she later died.
A post mortem examination found that she died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Police and the Health and Safety Executive have been carrying out a joint investigation.
A 67-year-old man from Hadleigh was arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence. He has since been released on police bail until 11th September.
Suffolk Police are appealing for witnesses after a house was broken into in Gazeley and a car and thousands of pounds worth of sound system equipment were stolen.
The incident occurred between 2pm Saturday 29 June and 3.30pm Sunday 30 June at an address in Needham Street.
A window was forced to gain entry and numerous items were stolen from inside including in excess of £8,000 worth of sound system equipment.
A blue Mini Cooper was stolen off the drive, but later recovered at around 8pm on Sunday 30 June in Ash Court, Red Lodge.
Anyone with information relating to the burglary or who believes they may have seen the stolen car, is asked to contact the Bury St Edmunds Priority Crime Team on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A Judge has been assaulted by a member of the public during a hearing at Ipswich Crown Court.
A Suffolk Police spokeswoman confirmed that a man left the public gallery and attacked Judge John Devaux while the Court was sitting.
It happened shortly before 11:30 BST in courtroom two.
Judge Devaux didn't suffer serious injuries during the incident.
The man involved has since been restrained and is now being held in the court cells.
Police are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed in the stomach in Ipswich.
It happened in the Martinet Green area of Ipswich last night. Officers were called by the ambulance service just before 11.30pm, Friday 26 April.
Police say they'll be talking to the victim, who is currently in a stable condition at Ipswich Hospital with a wound to his stomach and wrist. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
A cordon has been put in place from Hunter Road onto the Green area while investigations go on.
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Crime in Suffolk has fallen for the seventh year in a row and the number of crimes being solved has gone up according to new figures.
There were 40,009 crimes recorded in the county between April 2012 and March 2013. It represents 5,632 fewer crimes than the previous year.
New figures show crime in Suffolk has fallen for the 7th year in a row. Last year there were just over 40 thousand crimes in the county, down more than 5 and a half thousand on the previous 12 months. And Suffolk Police say they're solving more crimes, too.