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Thieves hit businesses on Easter Sunday

Two business managers have been left devastated after burglars targeted their premises during Easter.

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RURAL CRIMEWATCH: Bill Skelly, Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Police, Bill Skelly, Gordon Corner, NFU East Midlands Regional Director, Dr Caroline Johnson, MP for Sleaford and North Hykeham, Marc Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire, and NFU county chairman Mark Leggott.  Photo by Alison Pratt, NFU East Midlands.

New 4x4 fleet part of ‘ambitious’ plan to fight rural crime in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police is sending a message to gangs of hare coursers terrorising farming families in South Holland with a £100,000 investment in new transport.

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Car damaged in Bourne

POlice are appealing for any witnesses after a care was damaged in Bourne earlier this month.

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Man stabbed in Brighton park during attempted robbery

A man was stabbed in front of his girlfriend after refusing to hand over his mobile phone to a group of men, police said

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Police want to trace this man.

Man assaulted teenage girl at bus station

Police would like to speak to this man pictured in a CCTV image after a teenage girl was assaulted at a bus station.

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Police are warning against raves like this one at Twyford Woods, near Colsterworth, in May 2015.

Watch out for illegal raves, warn police

Lincolnshire Police is warning communities to be observant over the Easter weekend, as the risk of illegal raves is higher.

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Swing is damaged by vandals

Vandals have struck again at the Recreation Ground in Stamford, leaving a web swing out of use.

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Staff at the opening day, in August 2014, of McDonald's Restuarant in Bourne, where safety matting within the childrens playground was damaged and an outdoor shelter was scorched.  Photo: MSMP-06-08-14-DL971.

Play area damaged at McDonald’s in Bourne

A children’s playground and a shelter at McDonald’s Restaurant in Bourne have been vandalised.

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Preston Church. By Phillip Butterfield

St Peter and St Paul’s Church in Preston faces repair bill of between £20,000 and £30,000

A historic church is facing a repair bill of between £20,000 and £30,000 after thieves stripped lead from its roof.

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Fly tipping at South Fen Road, Bourne.

Fly tippers strike in Bourne

Fly tippers left this mess at South Fen Road, Bourne yesterday (Wednesday).

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Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner Marc Jones.  Photo supplied.

New online system to report ‘low-level’ crime over county

A new system allowing people in South Holland and across Lincolnshire to report crimes online is now up and running.

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Cars damaged in Bourne

Police have appealed for witnesses after cars were damaged in Eagle Road and Drummond Road, Bourne at around 3am on Tuesday.

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Appeal after bike stolen

A yellow and black men’s bike was stolen from Ascot Close, Bourne, between Tuesday and Thursday last week.

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Range of tools stolen from outbuilding near Bourne

A lawnmower, chainsaw, leaf blower, hedge trimmer and jerry can have been stolen from an outbuilding in a village near Bourne at the weekend.

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Home security low on house move priorities

Home security low on house move priorities

More than one in ten people regularly go out without locking windows and doors.

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Bourne Police want to speak to this man

Do you know this man?

Do you know the male stood next to this vehicle?

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Police want to speak to this man in connection with the theft of a chainsaw and safety helmet from the back of a truck in Stainfield, near Bourne.  Photo supplied by Lincolnshire Police.

CCTV image issued after chainsaw theft near Bourne

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace in connection with the theft of a chainsaw and safety helmet near Bourne.

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Police outside the Palace of Westminster, London. Picture: PA

LIVE THURSDAY: Hero police officer and woman who died named after Westminster terror attack, eight arrested in raids across UK

Four people have died in the Westminster terror attack including the police officer who was stabbed and his attacker

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Police at Old Steine after a fatal hit and run in Brighton (Photograph: Eddie Mitchell) SUS-171101-115325001

County news: Man charged with fatal hit and run

A man has been charged in connection with a hit and run in Sussex in January.

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Lincolnshire Police news.

Garden shed is burgled in Bourne

Goods were stolen from a garden shed near Bourne Leisure Centre at the weekend.

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