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Earlier switch-ons and extended coverage suggested as part of street-light change discussion after county gives dim view

Lights switching on earlier and extended coverage in places with a busy night-time economy were some of the suggestions made by councillors scrutinising residents’ mostly negative reaction to changes today (Thursday).

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Nurse from Sleaford area convicted of stealing morphine from hospital ward

A Sleaford area nurse was today (Wednesday) convicted of stealing morphine from the ward where she was working at Lincoln County Hospital.

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LATEST UPDATE: Market Rasen man jailed for burglary at De Aston School

Kyle Garry Husak has been sentenced to 30 weeks imprisonment after pleading guilty at Lincoln Magistrates Court to a burglary at De Aston School over the weekend (February 18-19).

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Warning over rogue traders in Wragby

Police have issued a warming to residents following reports of rogue traders in the Wragby area.

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15-year sentence for Welton rapist

A Welton man who raped a teenage girl leaving her pregnant was this afternoon (Friday) jailed for 15 years at Lincoln Crown Court.

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Lincolnshire Police fighting back in the battle to beat scams

Lincolnshire’s Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner has revealed how a woman was ‘conned’ out of her home and £250,000 as part of a dating scam.

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Bike stolen in Rasen burglary

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for information after a commercial burglary in Market Rasen.

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Two men have been arrested as part of a nationwide waste crime investigation

Two men, believed to be involved in organised crime in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire, arrested in dual raids

Two men, believed to be involved in organised crime in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire, have been arrested in connection with a nationwide waste crime investigation today, Tuesday February 13.

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UPDATE: Suspicious letter in Parliament contained ‘non-harmful’ white powder

Police investigating a suspicious letter delivered to an office in the Houses of Parliament found it contained white powder which was ‘non-harmful’, the House of Commons said.

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Lincolnshire Police joining bid to tackle knife crime.

Lincolnshire Police join fight to tackle knife crime

Starting today (Monday), Lincolnshire Police will be joining other forces across the country in a week-long operation to tackle knife crime.

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Panel supports Police & Crime Commissioner’s precept proposal

The Lincolnshire Police and Crime Panel has agreed to support the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Marc Jones, in his proposal to increase the police’s share of Council Tax by 5.8 per cent for 2018/19.

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Fresh allegations of fox hunting in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police say a member of the public has reported an allegation that fox hunting took place in Glentworth, west of Market Rasen, on Wednesday afternoon (February 7).

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Hoax 999 calls put lives at risk after wasting ‘180 hours’ of fire brigade’s time

Hoax 999 calls could have cost Lincolnshire firefighters up to 180 hours in delays in reaching emergencies between April and December last year.

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Police officer dismissed after found to be ‘the author of his own injuries’

A Lincolnshire police officer has been dismissed for gross misconduct after a panel found that he injured himself and then repeatedly claimed that he had been assaulted while on duty.

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Police investigate fox hunting and criminal damage claims

Lincolnshire Police have today (Wednesday) confirmed they are investigating incidents of fox hunting and criminal damage in a village near Horncastle.

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Break in at Rasen car dealership

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for information after a break-in this morning (Wednesday) at a Market Rasen car dealership.

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Police officer accused of making up attack ‘still thinks he was assaulted’

A Lincolnshire police officer who is alleged to have falsely claimed that he was attacked while on duty today (Tuesday) said he still thinks he was assaulted by a third party.

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Officer accused of making up assault story ‘has no memory of harming himself’

A Lincolnshire police officer who is alleged to have falsely claimed that he was attacked while on duty today (Tuesday) said he had no memory of harming himself.

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Senior detective tells hearing that alleged assault on police officer ‘did not occur’

A senior detective formed the opinion an alleged assault on a Lincolnshire police officer did not occur, a misconduct hearing was told.

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Lincolnshire Police are promoting Safer Internet Day. ANL-180502-090137001

Police supporting safer internet day

A campaign to keep users safe on the internet is being supported by Lincolnshire Police.

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