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Gainsborough man jailed after fleeing police

A Gainsborough man has been jailed for two months after fleeing from police following his arrest.

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Flt Lt Sean Cunningham

Manufacturer of ejector seat involved in Red Arrows pilot death 'put many at risk'

An investigation into the death of Red Arrows pilot Sean Cunningham revealed pilots had been put at risk for decades because of issues with the ejection seat used in the aerobatics team's Hawk jets, a court heard.

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He pleaded guilty at a hearing at The Old Bailey.

Jon Venables admits owning 'paedophile manual' and a thousand indecent images of children

One of toddler James Bulger's killers has admitted having more than a thousand indecent images of children.
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‘Crying rooms’ for female police officers going through the menopause

‘Crying rooms’ for female police officers going through the menopause

Nottinghamshire Police have introduced a new management policy for officers undergoing the menopause.

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David Timmins was found guilty of four counts of indecent assault, one count of indecency with a child and two counts of rape. Photo: Nottinghamshire Police.

Nottinghamshire man jailed for 15 years for historic sex offences

A man who sexually abused two girls in the 1990s has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Convicted robber escapes from Derbyshire prison

Convicted robber escapes from Derbyshire prison

Police are hunting a man who absconded from a Derbyshire prison last week.

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Flight Lieutenant Sean Cunningham. Photo: MOD.

Ejection seat company admits health and safety breach following death of Red Arrows pilot

The manufacturers of an ejection seat which activated during a pre-flight check, throwing a Red Arrows pilot to his death, has admitted a breach of health and safety regulations.

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Erwin Markowski.

Brothers ordered to pay back £167,650 of modern slavery gains

Two brothers who trafficked vulnerable men from Poland to work in a Sports Direct warehouse have been ordered to pay back £167,650.50 in criminal gains.

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Alex Masters. Photo courtesy of Media Lincs.

Inquest awaits coroner’s findings into tragic death of Gainsborough baby

The godmother of a four-month-old boy who died after being left in her care told a nurse “she had killed the baby,” an inquest heard.

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Police have issued a warning for residents to be vigilant.

Gainsborough police warn over recent rise in lead thefts

Police in Gainsborough are warning residents to be vigilant following a spate of lead thefts.

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Gary Holmes, 44, was jailed for 49 months at Lincoln Crown Court. Image: Lincolnshire Police.

'Career burglar' jailed over Gainsborough break-ins

A "career burglar" from Gainsborough who fled after he was spotted emerging from the bedroom of his victim has been jailed for a total of 49 months.

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Police are urging van drivers to be vigilant following a rise in vehicle thefts.

Warning to Gainsborough vehicle owners after rise in van thefts

Police are warning Gainsborough vehicle owners to be vigilant following a spate of van thefts.

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Driving through a puddle could prove costly

Police warn drivers they could face £5,000 fine for splashing someone with puddle Read more at: https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/police-warn-drivers-they-could-face-5-000-fine-for-splashing-someone-with-puddle-1-8953216

Motorists have been warned they could face a £5,000 fine for splashing pedestrians by driving through puddles.

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WARNING: Scammers tricking people into paying bogus debts and taxes

WARNING: Scammers tricking people into paying bogus debts and taxes

Scammers claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) are targeting people in North Lincolnshire – attempting to trick them into paying bogus debts and taxes.

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John Bromell.

Searches continuing for Lincolnshire man missing in French Alps

Searches are continuing for a Lincolnshire man who went missing while skiing in the French Alps on Sunday.
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Court round-up.

Crooked clerk jailed after stealing over £23,000 from council in four-year scam

An Isle administrative worker has been jailed after stealing more than £23,000 from the council she worked for.

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Scott Brett - jailed for four years. Photo: Lincolnshire Police.

Gainsborough burglar who left his blood at crime scene is jailed for four years

A Gainsborough burglar who carried out three house raids within ten days has been jailed for four years at Lincoln Crown Court.

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The Debenhams e-receipt

Warning issued by Action Fraud about "most convincing phishing email" ever seen

ActionFraud a warning people to be on the lookout for the "most convincing phishing email" it has ever seen.

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Stuart Foster received a suspended 15-month prison sentence after pleading guilty to tax fraud.

Gainsborough plasterer sentenced for £18,000 tax fraud

A Gainsborough plasterer who fraudulently claimed more than £18,000 in tax refunds has been given a suspended prison sentence.

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