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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Sgt Leanne Carr with a crushed hare courser's car

Lincolnshire Police officer hits headlines after posting racy pictures online while off work with stress

A leading Lincolnshire Police officer has been the subject of national interest after posting racy pictures on social media whilst she was off work with stress.

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Police crackdown on coarsers is working in Lincolnshire

Police crackdown on coarsers is working in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police’s policy of seizing dogs is working in the fight against hare coursers.

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Lincolnshire Police urge vigilance as two new scams target the area

Lincolnshire Police urge vigilance as two new scams target the area

Police are warning of two new scams that are doing the rounds in the area.

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More Lincolnshire schools targeted by bomb hoaxers

More Lincolnshire schools targeted by bomb hoaxers

Lincolnshire Police has received reports from eight schools who have received a malicious communication in the form of a bomb threat.

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Bourne Police Station.  Photo by Oliver Wilson.

Goods taken from parked vehicle in Bourne

Police are hunting thieves who stole items from a parked vehicle in the Elsea Park area of Bourne over the weekend.

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Man threatened police with ‘machete’

Man threatened police with ‘machete’

A 53-year-old man has been given a suspended prison sentence after admitting threatening police officers with a machete-like gardening tool during a stand-off at his home following an incident of domestic violence.

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Matthew Dye has appeared before Lincoln magistrates today (Tuesday).  Photo supplied by Lincolnshire Police.

UPDATE WEDNESDAY 11.55AM Man charged with shoplifting and driving matters gets conditional bail

A 32-year-old man charged with stealing booze from a Bourne supermarket has been told to stay away from all shops until his next court date.

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Appeal after Oakham break in

Appeal after Oakham break in

A Rutland charity is appealing for witnesses to a break in at its shop in Oakham.

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Beware of rogue contractors impersonating county council highways workers

Beware of rogue contractors impersonating county council highways workers

Property owners in Lincolnshire are being warned to be aware of rogue traders claiming to work for the county council’s highways department, offering driveway repaving and other tarmacing services.

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Pair arrested in Bourne over drugs

Pair arrested in Bourne over drugs

A man and a woman were arrested after cannabis was found in a property in Bourne.

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If you're caught behind the wheel on your phone you face a 200 fine along with six points on your licence.

Lincolnshire Police rated ‘good’

Lincolnshire Police has been rated ‘good’ in a number of areas.

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‘Yoga days’ off for Lincolnshire Police

Lincolnshire Police is to give staff two extra days off to improve their physical and mental well-being.

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Bomb hoaxes hit Lincolnshire schools

Bomb hoaxes hit Lincolnshire schools

Nine Lincolnshire Schools have received fake bomb threats.

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Follow this advice and don’t fall victim to fraudsters

Follow this advice and don’t fall victim to fraudsters

A warning has gone out to be on the alert for suspicious cold callers, particularly those who target vulnerable elderly people.

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Adults in South Holland with a sense of justice can apply to serve as a magistrate in Lincolnshire, including hearings at Boston Magistrates' Court (pictured).  Photo supplied.

Magistrates’ recruiting drive now on across Lincolnshire

Adults in South Holland and the Deepings with a sense of justice can apply to serve as a magistrate in Lincolnshire.

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Lincoln Crown Court

Former Lincolnshire teacher who downloaded thousands of child abuse images must stay in jail

A disgraced former Lincolnshire school teacher who was caught with thousands of child abuse images today failed in a Court of Appeal bid for freedom.

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Twenty Lincolnshire magistrates to be recruited

Twenty Lincolnshire magistrates to be recruited

A campaign has been launched to recruit 20 magistrates in Lincolnshire.

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Chief Superintendent Paul Timmins - East Area Divisional Commander for Lincolnshire Police.

Grantham Journal letter:

To our wonderful farming and rural community ...

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Former Stamford woman Jemma Lilley jailed for life for murder

Former Stamford woman Jemma Lilley jailed for life for murder

A Stamford woman who had an “obsession” with serial killers has been jailed for life for garroting, stabbing and burying the body of an autistic teenager in Western Australia.

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