Cable theft increase


Police are reporting a ‘significant increase’ in the number of incidents involving cable thefts over the past few weeks.

Offenders using two or more vehicles are targeting overhead power cables in rural areas.

The offences are being committed during the night and multiple locations are regularly being targeted on the same night.

Anyone living in an isolated location who experiences a sudden loss of power during the night, may find cables close to their location have been targeted.

Call Lincolnshire Police without delay on 101.

And if you live in a rural location and see suspicious activity day or night call 101 and report it.