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Sleaford MP ‘saddened’ by Westminster terror attack

Sleaford and North Hykeham MP Dr Caroline Johnson has said she is “deeply saddened” by yesterday’s terrorist attack on Westminster.

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Lincolnshire Police seeking new Assistant Chief Constable

Lincolnshire Police are recruiting for a new Assistant Chief Constable.

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An average of two child sex offences recorded every day by Lincolnshire Police new NSPCC stats show

An average of two child sex offences recorded every day by Lincolnshire Police new NSPCC stats show

The number of child sex offences recorded by Lincolnshire Police rose to 738 last year – an average of just over two a day – according to new figures obtained by the NSPCC.

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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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The cordoned off scene on Friday afternoon in Money's Yard. EMN-170320-092715001

UPDATE: Police confirm 16-year-old to be charged after knife incident in Sleaford.

A 16-year-old has been arrested and will appear in court today (Monday) after an alleged stabbing incident in a Sleaford car park.

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BREAKING: Teenager sentenced after causing ‘serious injuries’ in high-speed police chase through Lincolnshire Wolds

A teenager who caused serious injuries to his two passengers when he crashed his car during a high speed police pursuit was today (Thursday) sentenced to 12 months in a young offenders institution.

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Rev Philip Johnson of St Denys' Church, Sleaford. EMN-170316-093357001

Sleaford parish church targeted by thieves for a third time in recent weeks

The Vicar of Sleaford says he is ‘saddened’ after burglars took equipment worth £3,000 from St Denys’ Church on Monday.

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Fiona Hoddy of Quarrington with charity collection boxes from her father's funeral. EMN-170314-113242001

‘Sickening’ - Suspected theft of charity donations after RAF officer’s funeral

A grieving family have been left ‘sickened’ by the suspected theft of mourners’ donations after a heroic relative’s funeral.

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Trades people warned not to leave tools in vans after spate of thefts

Van owners in the North Kesteven area are being urged not to leave tools in their vehicles overnight following a series of thefts.

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Warning over tax rebate scam

Warning over tax rebate scam

A warning has been issued about a potential scam which involves the sending of fake emails or texts offering a tax rebate.

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Large quantity of high value jewellery stolen from house in Navenby this afternoon

Thieves have broken into a house in Navenby this afternoon (Friday) and stolen a large amount of jewellery.

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Sidebar Lane, Heckington. Drivers are doing 80mph through a 30mph zone. EMN-170703-100942001

Calls for enforcement on Heckington road after driver clocked at 80mph in 30 zone

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Hansens Chocolates of Folkingham - one of the premises targeted by burglars. EMN-171003-092014001

Burglars go on pub/restaurant crawl to Sleaford - string of food outlets targeted overnight

Foodie thieves have targeted a string of pubs, restaurants and food outlets in the south of the county overnight (Thursday/Friday).

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Police news

Girl (16) fends off two teenage muggers in Sleaford who try to take her phone

Sleaford police are appealing for witnesses to a shocking incident in the town where two teenage boys are alleged to have tried to mug a girl for her mobile phone.

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News from the courts. ANL-161126-100856001

Sunday school teacher gets suspended jail term for causing fatal crash

A Sunday school teacher who caused the death of a pensioner at Leadenham when she drifted on to the wrong side of the road was today (Friday) given a suspended jail sentence.

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The new police campaign against mobile phone use while driving. EMN-170703-172517001

VIDEO: Tough new penalties for drivers caught using a mobile phone.

Tough new penalties have been introduced for driving while using a mobile phone and the county’s police force is pushing a promotional video to get the message across.

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Pictured are Lisa Hauxwell who may be living as a woman or a man. Pictures: West Yorkshire Police.

On-the-run rapist could be living as a woman or a man as nationwide hunt launched

A nationwide hunt has been launched for an on-the-run rapist who could be living as a man or a woman.

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Police seek white panel van in connection to attempted theft from farmyard in Fulbeck

Police are calling for information a white panel van in connection with an attempted theft from a farm in Fulbeck.

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The cast of Hollyoaks

Hollyoaks producers warn of FAKE Facebook casting call for extras

Lime pictures, producers of hit Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks have issued a warning after it emerged that companies claiming to be recruiting paid extras on their behalf were doing so WITHOUT the knowledge or consent of the producers.

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Sending out the right message. Mark Leggott NFU chairman for Lincolnshire. EMN-170224-151142001

FEATURE: County’s farmers welcome robust message from Lincolnshire Police

The chairman of Lincolnshire’s National Farmers’ Union, Mark Leggott, was on hand to see the hare courser’s car going into the crusher and was heartened that the county’s police force mean business.

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