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Drink driver who caused death of Spilsby greengrocer in crash near Boston jailed for nine years

A Latvian drink-driver who caused the death of popular Spilsby greengrocer following a collision near Boston was today (Monday) jailed for nine years.

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‘It is what it is’ - North Sea Camp absconder called police from Ingoldmells phone booth

A convicted rapist who spent three days at large after walking out of an open prison in Lincolnshire was today (Monday) sentenced to 16 weeks imprisonment.

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Police announce plans to ‘boost response and intelligence gathering’ against rural crime

Lincolnshire Police has announced a new three year plan to fight rural crime across the county this morning (Monday).

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Gambling addict who stole over £38,000 from Lincolnshire County Council jailed for third time

A gambling addict who stole over £38,000 after being employed by a Lincolnshire County Council sub-contractor despite having previous theft convictions was today (Friday) jailed for 15 months.

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Police appeal to trace man wanted in connection with burglaries in Boston area

Police are appealing for information to trace a man who is wanted in connection with burglaries committed in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and Leicestershire.

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Defence classes offered for ‘frightened’ residents

‘Frightened’ and ‘intimidated’ residents of Boston have been taking part in free self-defence classes after lights in the town were switched off.

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Pensioner who murdered disabled neighbour jailed for life

A pensioner was today (Thursday) jailed for life after being convicted of murdering his wheelchair-bound neighbour.

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Boston residents asked to be vigilant after spate of open window sneak-in burglaries in hot weather

Boston residents asked to be vigilant after spate of open window sneak-in burglaries in hot weather

Police are warning Boston residents to be vigilant of home security during the hot weather after a spate of ‘sneak-in’ burglaries.

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CCTV released after designer jacket stolen in Skegness

CCTV has been released of a man police would like to speak to about a theft in Skegness.

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Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Scam ticket website sells non-existent tickets

Gig-goers have been left empty handed after a website sold non-existent tickets to Robbie Williams concerts and UK festivals.

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Police and council help keep sex workers safe in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police and Lincolnshire County Council have pledged support for the National Ugly Mugs (NUM) scheme - a pioneering project providing greater access to justice and protection for sex workers.

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Three sent to crown court after alleged incident which left mother and daughter with ‘serious injuries’

Three men have appeared in court at Boston in relation to a burglary and assault at a secluded farmhouse at Amber Hill near Boston in November 2015 which left a mother and daughter with serious injuries.

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Lincolnshire tractor driver faces jail for seriously injuring woman in collision

Lincolnshire tractor driver faces jail for seriously injuring woman in collision

A tractor driver was today (Wednesday) warned he faces jail after admitting a dangerous driving charge when he appeared before Lincoln Crown Court.

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COURT RESULTS: Our weekly register of court cases

Here’s our latest register of cases heard at Boston and Lincoln Magistrates’ Courts...

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Lincolnshire Police

Manhunt launched after knifepoint robbery at Boston shop

A manhunt has been launched after an offender walked into a Boston shop and robbed staff at knifepoint.

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Lincolnshire Police

Warning after man in car approaches two-year-old girl

Police are appealing for witnesses following an allegation of a suspicious incident in Chapel St Leonards.

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Lincolnshire Police

‘Sobriety tag’ pilot scheme to tackle alcohol fuelled crime in Lincolnshire

A pilot scheme to combat alcohol-fuelled crime is being launched in Lincolnshire - funded by the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.

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Wood carvers’ honesty box stolen

Wood carvers’ honesty box stolen

An honesty box created by a Boston wood carving group has been taken from The Stump.

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Burglar jailed after he was caught stealing pub charity boxes

A man who was caught stealing charity boxes from a Boston pub was today (Friday) jailed at Lincoln Crown Court.

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Burglars jailed for allotment thefts

Two burglars who staged a series of raids on allotment sheds stealing thousands of pounds worth of tools and equipment were today (Friday) both jailed at Lincoln Crown Court.

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