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Man jailed after trying to import child-like sex doll into UK through East Midlands Airport

A man who attempted to import a child-like sex doll into Cheshire has today been jailed for two years and eight months after an investigation triggered by an incident at East Midlands Airport.
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Liam Lytollis

“Extremely dangerous” thug jailed for violent night-time assaults

A man who carried out two attacks on innocent strangers has been jailed after a judge branded him “extremely dangerous”.

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Police are not currently treating the death as suspicious.

Man found dead at Gainsborough car park

Police are currently in attendance at a Gainsborough car park after a man was found dead this morning.

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Officers say they are not treating the death as suspicious.

Police confirm body found is missing 16-year-old Maisie Cousin-Stirk

A body found by police earlier this week has been formally identified as 16-year-old Maisie Cousin-Stirk.

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West Lindsey council move to tackle rogue landlords

West Lindsey council move to tackle rogue landlords

West Lindsey District Council is cracking down on landlords renting out overcrowding, hazardous and unsafe private accommodation.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Gainsborough woman whose elaborate cancer hoax conned employer out of £14,000 is ordered to pay back £1

A fraudster from Gainsborough who conned her employer out of thousands of pounds after carrying out an elaborate cancer hoax has been ordered to pay back just £1.

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Summer fair for those beating drug and alcohol addiction in Doncaster

Summer fair for those beating drug and alcohol addiction in Doncaster

A Balby specialist detoxification and day programme which helps people beat their drug and alcohol addictions hosted a summer fete for service users, friends and neighbours on Friday.

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Clinton Sentence - jailed for a string of knife-point robberies on elderly victims.

Gainsborough knife-point robber who terrorised elderly victims receives life sentence

A Gainsborough man who carried out three knife-point robberies over a period of 26 hours, targeting his victims in their own homes and leaving them terrified, has been jailed for life.

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McCarthy has been jailed for 28 months.

Bassetlaw man who masterminded smuggling of 800,000 illegal cigarettes jailed

A Retford man has been jailed for masterminding the smuggling of almost 800,000 illegal cigarettes.

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Professionals and police shining a light on modern slavery

Professionals and police shining a light on modern slavery

Two hundred years after the abolition of slavery, modern slavery is becoming a global issue with cases being uncovered all over the UK including in Humberside.

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Epic achievements in youth crime reduction in Doncaster

Epic achievements in youth crime reduction in Doncaster

Innovation, strong partnership working and an understanding of the issues that impact upon criminal behaviour have all contributed to a reduction in youth offending levels in Doncaster.

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Spike in cycle crime - use a decent lock to keep bikes out of clutches of criminals

Cycle owners are being urged to lock their bikes with a decent lock after a spike in cycle thefts reported across the Humberside Police force area last month.

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Lincoln Crown Court.

Knife-point robber targeted elderly in their own homes

A knife-point robber who targeted elderly residents in their own home is due to be sentenced.

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Police try to book hotel rooms with a child without identification

Police try to book hotel rooms with a child without identification

Hotels and other licensed premises across the Yorkshire and Humber region were visited by plain-clothed police in a continued crackdown on child sexual exploitation.

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Hamish Hodson

WANTED: Police hunt for burglar

Humberside Police are seeking help in locating Hamish Robert Hodson who is wanted for burglary.

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Clockwise, from left: Jamie Upton, Ashton Upton, Connor Upton. Photo: Lincolnshire Police.

Brothers jailed for ‘utterly disgraceful, sustained’ revenge attack

Three brothers who burst into a house to carry out a revenge attack have been jailed at Lincoln Crown Court.

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How to talk to your kids after a terror attack

How to talk to your kids after a terror attack

As parents or carers, there is a strong temptation to shield our children when bad news breaks.

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Lee Freeman

Top cop candidate revealed by police commissioner

Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner Keith Hunter has announced Lee Freeman as the preferred candidate for Chief Constable of Humberside Police following the recent selection process.

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Mum warns of new craze sweeping British schools where kids are burning themselves with deodorant

A worried mum has issued a warning over a dangerous new craze spreading through schools where youngsters spray deodorant onto their skin - until it BURNS.

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Police are investgating reports a firearm was discharged in Sheffield

Three arrests after man seriously assaulted

Police have arrested three men after an assault in Gainsborough which left a man in a critical condition.

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