Michael Steward

Suffolk Constabulary is flying its force flag at half-mast in tribute to an officer who was killed in Berkshire last week.

Parents who did not seek immediate medical attention after their baby burned her hand have been jailed in their absence.

An Ipswich man has been jailed for two years for eight offences including sexual assault, criminal damage and assaulting a police officer.

A 21-year-old man who was caught with more than 170 indecent images of children on devices at his home has been spared jail.

The actions of a 17-year-old alleged to have murdered a man in Ipswich were "wholly disproportionate" to anything the law would consider self-defence, a court has heard.

A keen kart racer got behind the wheel for a charity endurance event as part of a newly formed 'Racing with Autism' (RWA) team.

A motorcyclist who died following a crash in a Suffolk village on Friday has been named.

Two men have died after a car collided with a tree.

The high winds of yesterday will ease throughout the day but there could some heavy showers later, according to forecasters.

The brother of a teenage girl who lost her life after being pulled from the sea close to Clacton Pier has died in hospital, police have confirmed.

Keep up to date with all the latest breaking news and weather stories across Suffolk and north Essex here.

A fun day to help raise awareness of a rare genetic disorder in honour of an Ipswich three-year-old with the condition has been hailed as an "amazing" success.

The children's play area at a popular Ipswich park has closed temporarily after some branches fell nearby.

Former Ipswich Town striker Martyn Waghorn has opened up about his battle with depression during a spell playing in Scotland.

There are "no immediate plans" to shut the Orwell Bridge today following a 9.30am review of wind speeds - but worsening conditions could yet force a closure, Highways England has said.

Five children got into difficulty in the water close to Felixstowe Pier last night, prompting the launch of the Harwich Lifeboat.

Part of the A14 is likely to remain shut for several hours after a serious crash involving a pedestrian and a number of vehicles on the A14 at Woolpit.

Thousands of pounds worth of farm vehicles, tools and equipment have been stolen after a break-in near Debenham.

A Suffolk man who was caught with thousands of "indescribably disgusting" indecent images of children on a range of different devices has been jailed for four years.

A Suffolk man who admitted making more than 700 indecent images of children over four years - including 315 of the most severe - will be sentenced next month.

An Ipswich man who wrote off a stolen car after breaking into a lorry driver training centre has been jailed.

There was an absence of blood on the alleged weapon which killed a 32-year-old man in Ipswich, a court has heard.

A 21-year-old man with severe learning difficulties hit his care worker over the head twice with a beer bottle after he became agitated in Ipswich town centre.

A man has been charged with causing death by dangerous driving following a fatal collision on the A14 nearly two years ago.

Welcome to today's live feed, where you can find all of the day's breaking fire, crime and travel news from Suffolk and north Essex.

Rehearsals are underway for the Suffolk Young People's Theatre annual summer production at Bury St Edmunds' historic theatre.

The clergyman who was one of the founders of Ipswich Museum and mentored Charles Darwin is to be honoured with a permanent exhibition at a Suffolk church.

A bumper field of nearly 1,300 runners hit the streets of Ipswich in the town's popular Twilight 10K.

Detectives investigating the attempted kidnapping of a toddler in Ipswich have released a CCTV image and are asking anyone who recognises her to come forward.

A hero bus driver has been praised for safely evacuating nearly 70 people from his double-decker after it went up in flames on the A12.

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