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Illegal metal detectorists cause damage to crops

Lincolnshire Police are today (Thursday) appealing for the public’s help after illegal metal detectorists damaged crops in a field in East Lindsey.

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Binbrook farmer’s plea after dog owner sentenced

A distressed farmer whose sheep were ‘worried’ by a loose dog is calling on owners to be more responsible.

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Police warning about rise in fraud against builder's merchants in Lincolnshire. EMN-180516-173327001

Rising trend in Lincolnshire builder’s merchants being targeted by fraudsters

Detectives in Lincolnshire have been investigating a recent rise in fraudsters targeting builder’s merchants.

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Fewer people charged despite growing numbers of recorded crime in Lincolnshire, BBC report reveals

An investigation by the BBC’s Panorama team has shown that fewer people are being charged despite a growing number of recorded crime in Lincolnshire.

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News from the courts

News from the county’s courts

Christopher Smith

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PC ‘expecting’ crime rise in Market Rasen

A Market Rasen police officer has admitted he expects crime in the town to rise when two local convicts are released from jail.

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Missing: Clive Cooper.

UPDATE: Police appeal over missing North Thoresby man

Lincolnshire Police have announced that missing man, Clive Cooper, has now been found.

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13 ways you could be breaking the law without knowing

Nuisance neighbours are usually associated with loud parties and overflowing rubbish bins. But even if you think you’re a law-abiding citizen, you could be breaking the law when it comes to the people next door.

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Eight reports of police impersonation fraud in just two hours today

Lincolnshire Police have received eight reports of police impersonation fraud in two hours, the force has revealed.

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New ‘Fatal Four’ squad launched to combat road crashes

A new and specially trained team will be out on Lincolnshire’s roads today (Friday), tasked with tackling some of the main causes of crashes in the county.

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UPDATE (12pm): Male ‘indecently exposes himself to children’ in Middle Rasen

Police are appealing for information after a male indecently exposed himself to two children in Middle Rasen.

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UPDATE: Two vehicles involved in RTC on A46 at Faldingworth

Lincolnshire Police say the collision, which was reported at 3.53pm yesterday (Wednesday, May 2) involved two vehicles.

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Offenders removing grafitti as part of the community payback scheme. Picture: Robin Jones. EMN-180105-124506001

Criminal offenders deliver more than 30,000 hours of unpaid work across Lincolnshire

Criminal offenders working in their communities after being sentenced have delivered more than 30,000 hours of work in Lincolnshire, it can be revealed.

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Woman told to pay £2,000 after calling 999 almost 100 times on Christmas Day

A woman who called 999 with no medical need 740 times in three months has been told to pay £2,000 compensation to EMAS and banned from calling the emergency services for five years other than in a genuine emergency.

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Lincolnshire ranked as one of the safest counties in England and Wales

According to latest figures, Lincolnshire has been rated one of the safest counties in England and Wales.

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Lincolnshire Chief Constable holds ceremony to recognise police officers’ dedication and good service

Serving police officers and police staff in Lincolnshire were recognised at a ceremony this week for outstanding examples of policing where they have shown dedication and good service.

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Police appeal after Tealby pub theft

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

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Beware of fake FIFA World Cup tickets

Action Fraud has issued a warning about fraudsters taking advantage of unsuspecting football fans ahead of the FIFA World Cup this summer.

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VIDEO: Lincolnshire Police chief explains changes to PCSO shift patterns to increase force presence at weekends.

Lincolnshire Police has altered the hours worked by its PCSOs that will see them work an extra 30,000 hours at weekends each year.

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Police warning after two shed burglaries in Rasen area

Police warning after two shed burglaries in Rasen area

Market Rasen Police have issued a warning to residents after two shed burglaries took place on Saturday, April 21.

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