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Raver caught with £4,500 worth of ecstasy down his pants at illegal Twyford Woods rave

A man was caught with thousands of pounds worth of ecstasy as he left an illegal rave at Twyford Woods, Lincoln Crown Court was told.

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Project combats £7m cost of worst re-offenders in Lincolnshire

A programme which aims to reduce re-offending has grown to involve 54 offenders who have committed 2,470 crimes in Lincolnshire during their lifetimes and cost victims and the criminal justice system more than £6.9 million.

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Toolbox taken from garage in Baston

A person or gang stole a large toolbox from a garage in Church Street, Baston, after getting in through the main door.

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The new Lincolnshire Police memorial garden.

Lincolnshire Chief Constable to open force’s new memorial garden

Lincolnshire’s Chief Constable Neil Rhodes will open the force’s new memorial garden this week, one of his last official duties before retiring at the end of January.

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Man brandished knife at his wife

A man who brandished a knife after turning up at his ex-wife’s home to collect his belongings has been jailed at Lincoln Crown Court.

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JAILED: Monjur Miah

Shopkeeper who used multiple identities to claim tens of thousands of pounds in benefits jailed

A shopkeeper who had been operating under various aliases to secure multiple identity documents and tens of thousands of pounds in tax credits and benefits has been jailed.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

“A good example of the dangers the internet poses to young people” as man is sentenced for threatening to post explicit photos of teenage girl

A former public schoolboy was given a suspended sentence at Lincoln Crown Court after he threatened to distribute explicit photos of a teenage girl on Facebook unless she handed over £100 and had sex with him.

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Stasys Skarbalius

Bogus gangmasters face jail and possible deportation if they don’t repay £100,000s in ill-gotten gains

A couple, who were jailed in 2015 in a landmark conviction under licensing legislation, have been ordered to repay more than £400,000 in criminal proceeds.

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Staff at The Butterfield Centre in Bourne are heartened by support after bus is vandalised

Staff at a centre which helps elderly and vulnerable people in Bourne say they have been heartened by the community support after their ‘vital’ minibus was vandalised over Christmas.

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Armed police patrols in Lincolnshire end after busy Christmas and New Year period

A temporary policing operation which saw visibly armed officers patrolling busy and crowded places in Lincolnshire over the Christmas and New Year period has come to an end.

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Bourne man admits sex offences against young girls

A Bourne man is to face sentence next month after he admitted sex offences against young girls.

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Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon.

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Coun Richard Davies ANL-170201-135021001

Road deaths in Lincolnshire for 2016 at highest for a decade

Almost a dozen deaths on roads in south-east Lincolnshire have contributed to the highest number of fatalities in the county for a decade, new figures have shown.

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Police want to speak to this man over an assault in Folkingham. ANL-170101-171103001

Image released of man wanted over assault

Bourne Police have released this image of a man they need to speak with in relation to an assault in Folkingham on Sunday, December 11.

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Please don’t suffer domestic abuse in silence

Grantham councillor Ray Wootten was recently appointed champion for the domestic abuse service on Lincolnshire County Council.

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Scam email warning from Lincolnshire Police.

Scam police email warning for South Holland and Lincolnshire

People in South Holland are being warned about a scam email headed “Notice of Intended (NIP) Information”, supposedly sent by Greater Manchester Police.

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TASER FORCE: Neil Rhodes, Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Police, has confirmed that 50 per cent of uniformed officers will be taser-trained by the end of 2017.  Photo by Phil Crow.  MGJP-08-12-14.  EMN-150319-154540001.

Lincolnshire Police to be top UK taser squad

Half of Lincolnshire’s uniformed police officers will be trained in using tasers by the end of 2017, according to the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

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Armed Police

Armed officers to patrol Lincolnshire from today following suspected terror attacks in Berlin and Turkey

Busy and crowded places in Lincolnshire are being patrolled by firearms officers as of 7am this morning, Thursday December 22, after suspcted terror incidents in Berlin and Turkey.

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Lincolnshire’s illegal cigarettes and alcohol being turned into electricity

Lincolnshire’s illegal cigarettes and alcohol being turned into electricity

Almost 150,000 cigarettes and tonnes of illegal alcohol seized during raids in Lincolnshire will today (Tuesday December 20) be turned into electricity.

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