The Chief Constable of Norfolk Police has told ITV News Anglia his force is surprised that a policewoman is suing a garage owner after tripping over a kerb while responding to a burglar alarm.
Steve Jones called the police last August when his alarms went off at his garage in Thetford.
WPC Kelly Jones from Thetford slipped off a 6 inch kerb. Her lawyers letters claim there wasn't enough lighting at the site or any warning signs. She was unavailable for comment.
A police officer who is suing a garage owner after she tripped on a kerb answering a 999 call is also making a claim against Norfolk Police.
A Norfolk police officer is to continue legal action against a garage after she tripped on a kerb while on an call-out.