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Horncastle man, 21, sentenced for exposing genitals to dog-walker

A 21-year-old university graduate made sexual suggestions to and twice masturbated in front of a 41-year-old woman as she walked her dogs in Horncastle’s Spa Trail, a court has been told.

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Trust in court after patient died having been impaled on hospital equipment, jury hears

A hospital patient died when he fell while in a lifting hoist and was impaled on part of the equipment, a jury heard.

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Police made arrests last week in connection with the controlling of prostitution in the area

Burglars targeted house ‘just 24 hours after the occupant passed away’

Burglars targeted a house in the Fulstow area last night (Monday), just one day after the elderly resident who lived in the house passed away.

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Money-laundering revealed as ‘counterfeit’ fivers turn out to be worn-out genuine notes

What were feared fake versions of the new ‘counterfeit-proof’ fiver have turned out to be genuine, washed-out notes.

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Costcutter in Newmarket, Louth.

Costcutter ‘armed robbery’ victim speaks out

A Louth shopkeeper has relived the moment he wrestled a knife off an armed robber earlier this week.

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Police made arrests last week in connection with the controlling of prostitution in the area

Valuable fish stolen from Caistor pensioner

A Caistor pensioner says she feels ‘violated’ after carp from her pond were stolen - for the second time.

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Suspicious activity and theft in Keelby

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for information following a report of suspicious activity in Keelby in the early hours of yesterday morning (Tuesday).

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Police appeal over cosmetics theft in Market Rasen

Lincolnshire Police are continuing to investigate a theft from Boots in Queen Street, Market Rasen, on February 20.

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Criminals can steal PIN by tracking motion of your phone

WARNING: Criminals can steal PIN by tracking motion of your phone

Hackers can steal PINs and passwords simply from the way we tilt smartphones when typing in information, say security experts.

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NHS England warns of bogus text message scam

NHS England warns of bogus text message scam

Members of the public are being warned not to fall for a text scam, where messages are claimed to be from the NHS.

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Have you seen Jodie Greensmith? EMN-170804-084914005

UPDATE: Missing Jodie is found

A 15-year-old who went missing and was believed to be in Skegness has been found.

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A contactless mobile phone payment

How contactless payments could land drive-thru users with a £200 bill

Drivers could be fined up to £200 for using contactless payment via their mobile phone while at the wheel, a police force has warned.

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Burgh on Bain woman sentenced over assault and drug offences

A woman from Burgh on Bain has been sentenced after pleading guilty to drug possession, assaulting a police officer, and breaching a previous conditional discharge.

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Police & Crime Commissioner: ‘My blueprint to tackle crime’

A new blueprint for tackling crime and supporting victims has been unveiled by Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Marc Jones.

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Binbrook man charged with assaulting youth and woman

A Binbrook man is set to face trial next month after he pleaded not guilty to assaulting a woman and a youth in North East Lincolnshire at the end of last year.

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Chief Constable Bill Skelly (centre) at Horncastle Police Station

‘We need more money’, says new police chief

Lincolnshire’s recently appointed Chief Constable Bill Skelly says he hopes the force will secure a fairer funding deal - ending fears about damaging cuts in officer numbers.

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Land Rover parts stolen and hidden across Lincolnshire

Land Rover parts stolen and hidden across Lincolnshire

Nine incidents of theft of Land Rover parts, plus trailers and other metal tools and cabling, were reported in our area between March 21-28.

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Gang of drivers deliberately causing crashes with lone women motorists as part of insurance scam sweeping UK

Gang of drivers deliberately causing crashes with lone women motorists as part of insurance scam sweeping UK

A group of men appear to be targeting lone women drivers in order to make fraudulent insurance claims.

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Emergency services were called to the accident at 7.20am today (April 9)

BREAKING: A18 road closed between Ludborough and North Thoresby

The A18 has been closed between Ludborough and North Thoresby this afternoon (Monday), according to police.

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