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Men jailed for Long Sutton shooting

Three local men have been jailed after a gun was shot through the window of a house where a mother was alone with her young child.

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Clockwise, from top left - Abdul Naeem, Asif Habib, Imtiaz Khoda, Stephen Tyndale and Monica Thomson.

Sent to prison for defrauding NHS and other public bodies out of £12 million

Nine people have been sentenced for their parts in defrauding the NHS out of £12 million.

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Lincolnshire Police Chief Constable Bill Skelly, NFU East  Midlands Regional Director Gordon Corner, Dr Caroline Johnson MP and Marc Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire.  Photo by Alison Pratt.

New rural crime unit on call ‘all year round’ for Lincolnshire

A team of police officers and analysts dedicated to tackling rural crime is the highlight of a new community safety strategy for Lincolnshire.

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Documentary about Spalding murders on Channel 5

The shocking murders of Spalding dinner lady Liz Edwards and her daughter Katie (13) last year will be the subject of a Channel 5 documentary this evening (Monday).

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Home Secretary Amber Rudd is "undertaking a period of detailed engagement" over reforms to the police funding formula.  Photo supplied.

Mystery over future of changes to police funding machinery

Reports that changes to the way Lincolnshire Police and other forces are funded have been axed appear at odds with the Government’s actual position.

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PCSO Paul Coupland (left) with students at the former Sir John Gleed School (now Spalding Academy) for the visit of players from the Peterborough Panthers Ice Hockey Club to a school assembly in January 2015.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG300115-100TW.

Spalding PCSO helps lead new recruitment drive by Lincolnshire Police

A Spalding PCSO is one of the faces leading a new recruitment campaign by Lincolnshire Police.

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PLAYING CATCH-UP: Sergeant Leanne Carr, PC Martin Green, Acting Assistant Chief Constable Paul Gibson, PC Nick Willey, Police and Crime Commissioner Marc Jones and his deputy Stuart Tweedale see a vehicle previously used in hare coursing in the Deepings last year.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG230217-113TW.

Game of ‘catch-up’ for police in catching hare coursers across South Holland

The Government, police and courts are “playing catch-up” with hare coursers, despite a 15 per cent fall in reports across South Holland and Boston.

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Kim Edwards with Lucas Markham.

Documentary about Spalding murders on Channel 5 tonight

The shocking murders of Spalding dinner lady Liz Edwards and her daughter Katie (13) last year will be the subject of a Channel 5 documentary this evening (Monday).

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Telephone scam alert.

New call blocking service warning for Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police is warning people not to give their bank details to scammers asking them to sign up for a call blocking service on their telephones.

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Jewellery stolen during family barbecue in Frampton

A family barbecue in Frampton was ruined by sneak-in burglars who stole jewellery of sentimental value on Saturday.

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Rookie error by Spalding learner driver

A Spalding man getting his life back on track after being addicted to heroin, said he was “gutted” to have unintentionally committed a motoring offence.

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Tongue End man’s Polish driving licence is queried in court

The original copy of a Polish man’s driving licence will have to be produced in court.

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Lincolnshire Police news.

Police still hunting key safe criminals in South Holland

The hunt for those responsible for at least 25 crimes, including burglaries, across South Holland goes on despite no new incidents in two weeks.

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Officers smelled cannabis as they followed Deeping St James man’s car

A young Deeping St James driver has been banned from the road after being caught ‘drug-driving’ by police.

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Court news.

COURT REGISTER: Cases from local magistrates’ courts

The latest cases from Boston and Lincoln courts.

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Hare courser was hiding in a ditch

A hare courser was found hiding in a ditch after police were alerted to four men on land off the old A16 at Deeping St Nicholas in February, a court has been told.

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Court news.

Suspended sentence for bomb hoax pensioner

A pensioner from Holbeach has been handed a 12-week suspended prison sentence after pretending to place explosives in the town’s Co-op.

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Police say woman appeared to be under the influence of alcohol.

‘Drunk’ woman reported after asking school children for cash

Police were called after a woman approached children in Crowland asking for money.

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Pensioner accused of sexually assaulting girls

A man has been charged with 23 sexual offences on young girls in and around Lincolnshire.

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Lincolnshire Police have previously teamed up with Northamptonshire Police in using drone technology. (Pictured here at the launch of Operation Galileo for 2016-17).

New weapons to fight crime in Lincolnshire

Offenders in Lincolnshire will soon have fewer places to hide as the force takes charge of its latest crime-busting tools.

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