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Forty Halloween related incidents recorded by police overnight – but not one arrest

PUBLISHED: 06:36 01 November 2017 | UPDATED: 06:36 01 November 2017

Stock image of carved pumpkins. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

Stock image of carved pumpkins. Picture: ARCHANT LIBRARY

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Police recorded 40 Halloween related incidents last night, but not a single arrest was made in connection with the celebrations.

Suffolk police ran a dedicated dispatch folder in the control room overnight.

By this morning, 40 low-level incidents had been logged in relation to Halloween activities, but no arrests had been made.

Last week, the constabulary asked Suffolk residents to display Halloween posters in their homes to let trick-or-treaters know whether or not they are welcome.

They reminded people that anyone carrying out activities that may scare members of the public could be committing public order offences and may be subject to arrest.

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Early plans to develop the Martlesham police headquarters into 250 homes went on display for the first time yesterday.

Four engines were sent to tackle a fire covering a huge area of undergrowth in Ipswich this evening.

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Motorists experienced serious delays out of Ipswich after a double decker bus broke down coming off the Orwell Bridge.

Suffolk singer Ed Sheeran has made his latest charity shop donation of goodies – including a Lego self portrait he created on tour.

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An academy trust has defended its record in Suffolk and Essex after poor results outside the region saw it labelled the worst performer of all secondary school providers in England.

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