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Preferred candidate named in hunt for Lincolnshire’s new Chief Constable

Devon and Cornwall Deputy Chief Constable Bill Skelly has been named as the preferred candidate for Lincolnshire’s new police chief.

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Minister for Policing, Brandon Lewis, with Lincolnshire's Chief Constable Neil Rhodes.

Minister for Policing visits Lincolnshire Police HQ

The Minister for Policing, Brandon Lewis, has visited Lincolnshire Police as part of an operation he has called ‘Operation Cops’ which involves him visiting forces to meet frontline staff and hear first-hand about the issues affecting them and the work they do in the community.

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Theft in Usselby area

Electric cable and tools were stolen from ISO shipping containers on an Usselby area building site between 7pm on November 29 and 7am the following day.

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Telephone scam alert.

Crime prevention advice scam warning issued by police

Lincolnshire Police are warning of the latest email scam which attempts to fool people into thinking the malicious attachment is actually crime prevention advice from the Metropolitan Police.

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National Lottery confirms people’s personal information may have been accessed in the attempted hack

National Lottery confirms people’s personal information may have been accessed in the attempted hack

National Lottery operator Camelot has this morning revealed they are aware of “suspicious activity” which has been detected on a number of players’ online accounts.

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Break-ins at Grasby

Police are warning people to be vigilant after several outbuildings and garages in Station Road and Clixby Road at Grasby were broken in to between 10pm on November 26 and 8am on November 27.

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Make sure it’s the criminals that are left short changed this festive period

Make sure it’s the criminals that are left short changed this festive period

Police will be supporting the Action Fraud national awareness campaign to help prevent people from becoming victims of online shopping fraud as well as other types of fraud which people fall victim to during the seasonal period.

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UPDATE: Car stolen in Covenham burglary

Update: Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that the stolen car has now been located, and thank all those who shared their appeal.

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Have your say: Lincolnshire police and crime commissioner launches spending consultation

Lincolnshire’s police and crime commissioner, Marc Jones, has launched a consultation to ask residents their views on a series of policing issues.

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Rasen police advise residents to keep doors and windows locked

Rasen police advise residents to keep doors and windows locked

Keep your doors and windows locked is the message from Market Rasen police after a property on Peak Mews in the town was burgaled.

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Rasen area farms targeted by thieves

Farm buildings in the area are being targeted by thieves.

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Police investigate thefts in villages around Horncastle and Wragby

Police investigate thefts in villages around Horncastle and Wragby

Police are investigating a number of thefts from villages near Horncastle.

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Brookenby man’s court case discontinued

The trial of a Brookenby man accused of sending an indecent, obscene or menacing message on social media has been discontinued.

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Theft of trees at South Owersby

Theft of trees at South Owersby

Four trees have been stolen from a garden in South Owersby.

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Three men charged with hare coursing in South Cockerington

Three men have been charged with hare coursing offences in South Cockerington earlier this autumn.

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Police keep it local at Caistor centre

Regular drop-in sessions at Caistor Arts and Heritage Centre are being held to give residents the chance to call in and speak to local police officers.

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Lincolnshire Police force sees decrease in complaints against itself

Complaints and appeals about Lincolnshire Police have decreased significantly in the last 12 months, according to an independent watchdog.

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Former treasurer avoids prison after stealing thousands of pounds from Horncastle Hockey Club

A hockey club treasurer who stole thousands of pounds from the organisation has been told he has narrowly escaped an immediate jail sentence.

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Horse tack stolen from South Kelsey

Approximately 30 bridles and four saddles were stolen today (Monday, November 14) when a horse stable in the Caistor Road area of South Kelsey was broken in to between 10.15am and 11.55am.

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