Woman accused of imitating police

A BLEASBY woman is due to appear in the dock for pretending to be a police officer.

Josephine Smith, 55, from Bleasby Fields Farm allegedly falsely claimed to be PC Smith from Lincolnshire Police in order to deceive someone in Grimsby on May 3, 2011.

She is also charged with assaulting Wallis McWilliams and Kirstie Gilbert.

Ms Smith will appear at Grimsby Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, December 14.