Compensation for assaulted officers

THREE police officers received a total of £150 compensation after being assaulted.

Caistor police officers Christopher Bell, Vivienne Hinch and Natalie Christie received £50 each after being assaulted while at work in Caistor on May 29, 2011.

Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard how Amanda Girdham, 35, of High Street, Scunthorpe, pleaded guilty to assaulting the three officers as well as a member of the public.

Girdham was ordered to pay a total of £200 compensation and was given a conditional discharge for each offence.