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Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

In the wake of Monday‘s terrorist attack, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is warning people to be cautious of online fundraising pages.

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Have you seen Nicky Ward

Prisoner with Skegness links escapes from North Sea Camp near Boston

Police are appealing for information about Nicky Ward (36), who has absconded from HMP North Sea Camp open prison near Boston.

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Farmers warned to be on high alert for thefts of telehandler forklifts in Navenby area

Police are calling upon Lincolnshire farmers to be aware of reports received of telehandler forklifts being stolen from farm premises in the county.

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Calls for vigilance after reports of suspicious activity in Dowsby and Haconby

Calls for vigilance after reports of suspicious activity in Dowsby and Haconby

Police are urging local residents to be on the alert after reports of suspicious activity in the Dowsby and Haconby area south of Sleaford.

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Lincolnshire Chief Constable Bill Skelly.

Lincolnshire Chief Constable speaks to reassure public on raising of terror threat level to ‘critical’ and armed police on streets

Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Bill Skelly has spoken to reassure people in the county after the terrorist threat level was raised to ‘critical’ last night, meaning a further attack could be imminent following the Manchester Arena bombing on Monday.

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Flags at half past at North Kesteven District Council offices in Sleaford in respect of the Machester arena bombing victims. EMN-170524-103230001

Flags lowered at organisations around the county in respect for Manchester bomb victims

The flags were flying at half mast in Lincolnshire yesterday (Tuesday) after Monday night’s horrific bomb attack in Manchester Arena.

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Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant.

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The headstone of Sgt Proctor will stand noticeably shorter among the other graves until a new stone can be cut and installed. EMN-170523-102829001

Sickened by war grave damage

There have been expressions of shock and outrage at news that a headstone on a war grave in Sleaford Cemtery has been vandalised and broken.

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Armed police at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig. pa-news-20170523-003703-police_e

Skegness cabbie hailed a hero after terror attack in Manchester

A taxi driver from Skegness is being hailed a hero after spending two harrowing hours searching for local lads caught up in the terror attack in Manchester which claimed the lives of 22 people.

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Warning over fake BT ‘WannaCry ransomware’ email

Warning over fake BT ‘WannaCry ransomware’ email

Fraudsters are using the recent WannaCry ransomware attack as a way to get people to click links in a BT-branded phishing email.

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Opereration Tropic will tackle modern slavery and human trafficking in the county

Man in hospital with head injury after incident behind Sleaford pub

Police cordoned off an area at the rear of the Bull and Dog pub in Sleaford in the early hours of this morning (Monday) after reports of an alleged incident.

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Anti-social youths riding scooters and smashing glass on village playing field

There have been complaints to police about youths causing nuisance around the village hall and pavilion on the playing field in Billinghay.

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Police made arrests last week in connection with the controlling of prostitution in the area

Tyres and and wheels stolen from agricultural sales firm in Sleaford

Thieves have made off with tyres and wheels from a farm machinery sales firm worth £8,000.

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Lawnmowers and gardening tools stolen from garage in Metheringham Fen

Several items of value including ride on lawn mowers and electrical gardening tools have been stolen from a garage in Metheringham Fen.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Seven year jail sentence for child rape by Sleaford man

A Sleaford man who raped a young boy after threatening him was today (Friday) jailed for seven years at Lincoln Crown Court.

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Lincolnshire Police have signed up to The Herbert Protocol to help find missing people suffering from dementia. EMN-170519-132835001

Lincolnshire Police join national scheme to speed up the search for missing people with dementia

Lincolnshire Police has joined a national scheme designed to help find missing persons suffering dementia more rapidly.

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Sleaford Library staff supporting Dementia Awareness Week. EMN-170517-104209001

Sleaford police and library staff support Dementia Awareness Week

This week is Dementia Awareness Week and yesterday (Tuesday) both Lincolnshire Police and Sleaford Library staff took part in Dementia Friend Sessions making them more aware of dementia and how they can be more supportive to people experiencing the condition in the local community.

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Claims car has been deliberately scratched in Billingborough street

Claims car has been deliberately scratched in Billingborough street

Police are investigating an incident where a vehicle is alleged to have been deliberately scratched on two occasions while parked on a Billingborough street.

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Farm building targeted by equipment thieves

Farm building targeted by equipment thieves

Thieves have forced the locks off a farm building in Wellingore and stolen equipment.

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Pressure washer and bike stolen from garden shed in Rippingale

A pressure washer and a bike have been stolen from a garden shed in Rippingale.

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