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Police appealing for witnesses to assault in pub car park in Sleaford

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses to an alleged assault that took place in Sleaford overnight Saturday/Sunday).

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Two men arrested in relation to Rippingale burglaries

Two men have been arrested in connection with a series of home burglaries in Rippingale.

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Riverside mosaic bench to find new home in town open space to avoid vandalism

An arts group has worked with a local wooden furniture maker to create a new bench for a popular open space in Sleaford.

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Nurse accused of falsifying documents in order to steal morphine

A nurse repeatedly altered patient records and forged the signatures of other staff to steal morphine from the hospital where she worked, a jury was told.

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Two men have been arrested as part of a nationwide waste crime investigation

Two men, believed to be involved in organised crime in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire, arrested in dual raids

Two men, believed to be involved in organised crime in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire, have been arrested in connection with a nationwide waste crime investigation today, Tuesday February 13.

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Armed officers deployed inside the Palace of Westminster. Picture: Kirsty O'Connor/PA Wire

UPDATE: Suspicious letter in Parliament contained ‘non-harmful’ white powder

Police investigating a suspicious letter delivered to an office in the Houses of Parliament found it contained white powder which was ‘non-harmful’, the House of Commons said.

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Lincolnshire Police joining bid to tackle knife crime.

Lincolnshire Police join fight to tackle knife crime

Starting today (Monday), Lincolnshire Police will be joining other forces across the country in a week-long operation to tackle knife crime.

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Panel supports Police & Crime Commissioner’s precept proposal

The Lincolnshire Police and Crime Panel has agreed to support the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Marc Jones, in his proposal to increase the police’s share of Council Tax by 5.8 per cent for 2018/19.

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Hoax 999 calls put lives at risk after wasting ‘180 hours’ of fire brigade’s time

Hoax 999 calls could have cost Lincolnshire firefighters up to 180 hours in delays in reaching emergencies between April and December last year.

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Lawnmower and marquee stolen in Billingborough burglary

Lawnmower and marquee stolen in Billingborough burglary

Thieves have made off with a lawnmower and a marquee in a burglary in Billingborough.

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Police officer dismissed after found to be ‘the author of his own injuries’

A Lincolnshire police officer has been dismissed for gross misconduct after a panel found that he injured himself and then repeatedly claimed that he had been assaulted while on duty.

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MP for Sleaford and North Hykeham Dr Caroline Johnson. EMN-180702-170446001

Sleaford MP backs litter law change

Sleaford’s MP, Dr Caroline Johnson, has been backing a new law to crack down on owners of vehicles seen littering streets.

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Back on the road - NKDC's waste collection fleet heading out after the team found replacement batteries for those taken in a burglary overnight. EMN-180702-155402001

Praise for getting North Kesteven’s bin lorry fleet back on the road after 28 batteries stolen from trucks in yard

North Kesteven District Council leaders have praised everyone involved in getting the authority’s fleet of waste collection lorries back on the road after a burglary overnight at their depot.

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NKDC refuse collection fleet at its Lincoln Road depot in Metheringham. EMN-171112-141105001

Thieves steal batteries from fleet of district council dustbin lorries causing delays to today’s waste collections

Thieves looking to steal batteries have crippled North Kesteven’s fleet of dustbin lorries, meaning delays to collections today (Wednesday).

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Appeal for witnesses to house burglary in Rippingale

A property in Rippingale was burgled on Monday while the residents were out, according to police.

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Have you seen this man or recognise him? Police want to speak to him in relation to a burglary at Coronation Crescent, Coleby? EMN-180702-091927001

Can you help identify man in photograph in relation to Coleby burglary

Police have released a photograph of a man they want to speak to in relation to a burglary investigation.

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Police officer accused of making up attack ‘still thinks he was assaulted’

A Lincolnshire police officer who is alleged to have falsely claimed that he was attacked while on duty today (Tuesday) said he still thinks he was assaulted by a third party.

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Officer accused of making up assault story ‘has no memory of harming himself’

A Lincolnshire police officer who is alleged to have falsely claimed that he was attacked while on duty today (Tuesday) said he had no memory of harming himself.

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Police seek white van man after battery theft in Billinghay

Police seek white van man after battery theft in Billinghay

Police are looking for the driver of a white van who was seen to be acting suspiciously in Billinghay last Thursday.

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A dog seized by Lincolnshire Police in the crackdown on hare coursing. EMN-180502-183351001

Major hare coursing event could be staged in Lincolnshire this month

Lincolnshire Police are warning the public and landowners to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity after receiving news that a major hare coursing competition may be staged in the county.

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