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Nurse from Sleaford area convicted of stealing morphine from hospital ward

A Sleaford area nurse was today (Wednesday) convicted of stealing morphine from the ward where she was working at Lincoln County Hospital.

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Man charged after police called to ‘threatening behaviour’ in Kirton

A man has been charged with being drunk and disorderly after police attended Station Road, in Kirton, last night (Wednesday).

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Advice issued after rise in van break-ins

Police in Boston have issued advice following a ‘recent increase in the number of van break-ins in the area’.

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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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Driving instructor appears in court over sexual assault charges

A Lincolnshire driving instructor who denies sexually assaulting female pupils will go on trial in April.

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Police investigating arson after van set alight

Police investigating arson after van set alight

Police are investigating an arson in Boston after a van was set alight this morning (Monday).

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Police appeal after man fails to appear at court

Police are appealing for information after a man charged with criminal damage and theft-from-vehicle failed to appear at court.

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Ali's Curry House breached hygiene guidelines

BREAKING: Trial date set for hit-and-run victim’s brother after fraud allegations

An Alford man today (Friday) denied charges of fraud following an allegation that he pocketed cash donated for a plaque in memory of his dead brother.

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Man was ‘so drunk’ he didn’t realise he had bought drugs, court told

A man has told magistrates he was so drunk he had not realised he had bought cannabis and amphetamines and when he had sobered up, did not know what to do with them.

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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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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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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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Warrant issued for Boston burglar after he failed to attend court

A judge has issued a warrant for a man accused of taking part in a house burglary in Boston after he failed to attend court.

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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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‘Get out of the car or I will stab you’ - thief who threatened shopper jailed for three years

A man who stole a car from a shopper at Tesco in Boston after claiming to have a knife was has been jailed for three years and two months.

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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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Missing Lisa Brookshaw has been found 'safe and well'

Police investigating after 20 vans ‘targeted by thieves’

Police are investigating after 20 reports of vans being targeted by thieves overnight - including two in Kirton and one in Gosberton - were reported.

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Licence revoked from shop which sold alcohol to 16-year-olds

An off-licence which sold alcohol to 16-year-old volunteer test purchasers has had its licence revoked by Boston Borough Council.

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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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