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Lincolnshire Police failed to properly record nearly one in five crimes according to HM inspector’s report

Lincolnshire Police has failed to properly record 1 in 5 crimes reported to it, according to a newly released assessment by policing inspectors.

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Bryan Lockwood has been jailed for four years

Market Rasen RAF Veteran jailed for child sexual assault

An RAF veteran from Lincolnshire who admitted sexually assaulting a young boy on two occasions was today (Mon) jailed for four years.
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Police complete searches after Coningsby firearm concerns

Lincolnshire Police have revealed that they have completed their ‘inquiries and searches’ in Coningsby following reports this morning (Friday) that a man had been spotted with a firearm in Coningsby.

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UPDATE: School reassures parents after reports of ‘man seen with gun’ in Coningsby area

Update (11.30am) - Lincolnshire Police have released a new statement stating ‘there have been no sightings’ of a man with a gun, after reports to the contrary earlier this morning. A police spokesman said: “There have been no sightings and the reports are third-party ones. Residents should continue with their daily activities as usual and please engage with officers if you have any concerns.”

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Lincolnshire man escapes immediate jail sentence after making hoax bomb threat to Camden Market

A Lincolnshire man who made a hoax call claiming there was a bomb at Camden Market has been given a Criminal Behaviour Order which bans him from ringing 999 unless it is an emergency.

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Lincolnshire Police officer sacked for misconduct after carrying on secret affair and checking out porn websites on work time

A Lincolnshire police officer who met up with his secret lover while he was on duty and checked out porn websites when he was supposed to be investigating a complaint of domestic violence, was today (Thursday) sacked after admitting a string of breaches of standards of professional behaviour.

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Police condemn damage at Keelby Primary Academy

A police inspector for West Lindsey has confirmed patrols have been stepped up in Keelby following a spate of anti-social behaviour incidents at the Primary Academy.

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Busy night for Lincolnshire Police after disorder and arrests in Boston, Skegness, Mablethorpe and Lincoln following England vs Croatia

Police in Lincolnshire have reported a busy night and 16 arrests after England were beaten 2-1 by Croatia in the World Cup semi final last night.

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Lincolnshire’s summer drink driving campaign reaches 100 arrests

More than 100 people in the county have made the decision to drive under the influence of drink or drugs this summer - putting lives at risk on our roads.

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CCTV appeal after theft in Market Rasen

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for the public’s help in identifying a man caught on CCTV in Market Rasen.

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Cyclist seriously injured in collision between Wragby and Bardney

A cyclist sustained serious injuries in a collision with a car which failed to stop on Friday afternoon (July 6).

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Police appeal after caravan theft from Glentworth

Lincolnshire Police have issued an appeal for information after a caravan theft in Glentworth, near Market Rasen, overnight on Sunday, July 1, and Monday, July 2.

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Here are the laws for flying England flags on cars and from your home during the World Cup

The World Cup is in full swing now and Gareth Southgate’s young lions have captured the hearts of the nation.

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Some of the graffiti in Horncastle (Thursday).

Mayor condemns racist graffiti in Horncastle

The Mayor of Horncastle, Councillor Brian Burbidge, has condemned those responsible for racist graffiti in the town earlier this week.

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Report a drink driver by text in new Lincolnshire Police summer campaign

Report a drink driver by text in new Lincolnshire Police summer campaign

Members of the public will be able to report a suspected drink or drug driver by sending Lincolnshire Police a short text message as part of the force’s latest campaign.

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Lincolnshire Police issue advice after spate of thefts of plant machinery in the county

Lincolnshire Police is issuing advice on keeping plant machinery secure following several incidents of theft across the county during the past fortnight.

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Images of the graffiti in Horncastle today (Thursday).

UPDATE (3pm): Horncastle residents shocked at racist graffiti

Horncastle residents have reacted with shock today (Thursday) after a number of buildings were vandalised with racist graffiti.

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Lincolnshire’s Chief Constable in running for top Police Scotland job

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire has shown his support for the county’s Chief Constable who is bidding for the top police job in Scotland.

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Several Lincolnshire schools receive new bomb threats - police investigating

Lincolnshire Police are receiving reports from several county schools this morning that they have received bomb threats

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Appeal over two missing cows

Appeal over two missing cows

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for information after two cows went missing from a farm.

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