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The weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including not paying for supermarket carrier bags, parking on the pavement and pocketing incorrect change.

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Computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals to councils breached by cyber criminals

Computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals to councils breached by cyber criminals

The computer systems of dozens of public bodies from hospitals and councils to museums and watchdogs have been breached more than 400 times in the last three years by cyber criminals seeking to extort money, cause disruption or extract data, Johnston Press Investigations can reveal.

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Thieves target North Thoresby shop and nearby homes

A shop in North Thoresby, and homes in Tetney and Holton le Clay, have been targeted by burglars over the weekend.

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The University of Northampton is a prime target for cyber hackers, a study by Johnston Press investigations has found.

Cybercrime - the UK’s rising and most prevalent crime

Cyber crime is rapidly rising and experts warn it is reaching epidemic levels as criminals use the Internet as a tool for a multitude of fraudulent activities.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

BREAKING: North Somercotes playgroup manager jailed for three years

The manager of a play group who stole so much money from the organisation that its future was put at risk was today (Friday) jailed for three years at Lincoln Crown Court.

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BREAKING: Bardney man spared jail after child porn offences

A Bardney man who was caught with over 100 images of child pornography was spared jail after a judge decided the public would be better protected by treatment.

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Teenager pleads guilty to arson at Rasen farm

A 16-year-old boy has pleaded guilty to an arson attack at a Market Rasen farm, which caused more than £400,000 of damage.

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UPDATE: Louth police officer admits drink-driving

A Louth police officer has been fined and banned from driving after she admitted drink-driving.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Louth man stole from elderly neighbour while she was in hospital

A Louth man stole prescription medicines from an elderly neighbour who trusted him with her front door while she was in hospital, Lincoln Crown Court was told yesterday (Tuesday July 18).

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More Lincolnshire Police officers to undergo taser training. EMN-170718-090914001

Lincolnshire Police aim to equip and train more officers on the beat with Tasers

Lincolnshire Police is to train more officers to use Tasers.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Court: Parish councillor and brother ordered to repay £95,000

A parish councillor and his brother, who were jailed for tax fraud after they lied about the takings from their Lincolnshire restaurant, have been ordered to repay more than £95,000.

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Acting Chief Insp Colin Haigh. ANL-170717-111832001

New top cops leading force in East Lindsey.

East Lindsey has a new acting chief inspector – resulting in a change of coast inspector based in Skegness.

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The stolen lawnmower - is it yours?

Lawnmower stolen from Louth rural area - is it yours?

A 23-year-old man from Grimsby was arrested at the weekend on suspicion of theft and going equipped for burglary, after allegedly riding a lawnmower along the A1031 towards Marshchapel.

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Jim Thompson.

Lincolnshire farmer sentenced following death of motorist

J E Dale Farmers Limited has today (Friday) pleaded guilty to health and safety breaches at Grimsby Crown Court, following the death of a motorist.

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BREAKING: Two men face prison after sex attacks on three teenagers in Louth

Two men convicted of a catalogue of sex offences against a group of teenagers were today (Friday) warned they face lengthy jail sentences.

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Louth police officer faces drink-drive trial

A serving Louth police officer has been suspended from duty after being charged with drink-driving.

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William Andrew Wright.

UPDATED: Former Lincolnshire police officer jailed for life

A former Lincolnshire police officer has been sentenced to life imprisonment today (July 13) after being found guilty of raping and sexual assaulting a young boy.

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Irresponsible dog owners will be fined up to �100.

Bigger fines for ‘irresponsible’ dog owners in East Lindsey

Irresponsible dog owners are in for a bigger fine from this autumn if they fail to clear 
up after their pet, after ELDC’s Executive Board approved a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) last week.

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Belchford man (61) due to face historical child abuse charges

A man from Belchford is due to appear in court later this month to face multiple historical sexual offence charges.

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Police investigate burglary in Bilsby

Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary at a property on Alford Road, Bilsby, which happened overnight on Sunday July 9.

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