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The family of a seven-year-old girl from Bury St Edmunds in urgent need of a stem cell transplant is calling for as many people as possible to join the register.

A banned driver who was involved in a five-mile police chase after taking drugs has been jailed.

The BBC has finally revealed what its top earners are paid, but huge egos and huger fees are not anything new, writes Michael Cole.

A Suffolk man who breached a court order banning him from contacting his former partner has been jailed for 12 months.

A pick-up truck driver who hit a car on the A12 after driving when he was tired has been given a suspended prison sentence.

A Colchester man who punched a 19-year-old in the face causing a broken jaw has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Two men who robbed a woman who was held over railings near a subway in Colchester while her mobile phone and other belongings stolen have been warned that custodial sentences are “inevitable” when they are sentenced next month.

A convicted paedophile who abducted a girl from the Ipswich area and had sex with her after meeting her on a messaging app has been jailed for nine years.

A 72-year-old man has been charged with causing the death of a 77-year-old great-grandmother by dangerous driving.

A seven-year-old Ipswich boy died after equipment monitoring his breathing was turned off for almost three hours at a private London hospital, an inquest heard today.

A convicted paedophile who groomed, abducted, and had sex with a girl while under a sexual offences prevention order (SOPO) is likely to be given a long prison sentence tomorrow.

Former Ipswich Town and Colchester United midfielder Owen Garvan has had his driving licence endorsed with six points for speeding and driving without insurance.

A 34-year-old who man who held a knife to a woman’s neck and threatened to kill her if she didn’t tell him who his ex-girlfriend had been sleeping with has been jailed for five years.

Twelve men have today received jail sentences totalling 42 years and four months for their parts in an attack which left Mildenhall man Simon Dobbin with catastrophic life-changing injuries.

A shoplifter who stole household goods worth £1,000 from Ipswich stores and a charity box from a Framlingham pet store has been jailed for 16 months.

The treasurer of a north Essex primary school PTA who stole up to £5,000 from the group’s funds, will be sentenced next month.

A man accused of punching a teenager in the face causing a broken jaw has claimed he was acting in self defence.

A Chelmsford woman is one of two people arrested after a man was flown to hospital with serious injuries following a car crash in an Essex pub car park on Saturday night.

A man who was thrown out of a club and ended up swearing at police has been fined £200.

A cyclist was taken to hospital with serious head injuries after a collision with a parked car in Ipswich last night.

A lorry driver who missed a turning and ended up blocking an Ipswich town centre street for more than three hours has been ordered to pay a total of £500.

A 22-year-old man arrested in Kesgrave after shots were fired at Cardinal Park in Ipswich in the early hours of Friday morning remains in custody this morning. Update: A man has been arrested. See here.

If you are heading to the Suffolk coast for Latitude this weekend by plane, train or automobile, we have you covered in our travel guide.

A woman has admitted falsely claiming nearly £7,000 in benefits after her circumstances changed.

Damaging a car and a wall after consuming 25 double vodkas and tequila has cost a man more than £800.

A man suffered a broken jaw after being punched in the face during an incident in Colchester town centre, it has been alleged.

A 22-year-old Ipswich man has been jailed for 28 days after committing his second drug-driving offence in two months on April Fools’ Day.

Two men have denied robbing a woman who was allegedly held over railings near a subway in Colchester while her mobile phone and other belongings stolen.

A Romanian criminal who was deported five years ago after being jailed for fraud travelled back to Britain 13 times before being arrested for stealing an 81-year-old woman’s purse in an Ipswich supermarket car park, a court has heard.

A carer at a Suffolk care home accused of “punishing” an 87-year-old dementia sufferer by bending her hand back and then slapping her face has been cleared of ill treating her.

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