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'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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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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Council seizes 45,000 illicit cigarettes and 11 kilograms of tobacco with a street value of £25,000

North Lincolnshire Council has seized 45,000 illicit cigarettes and 11 kilograms of tobacco with a street value of around £25,000 from three premises in Scunthorpe.

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Dont be tricked into divulging personal data

Police issue warning about identity crime and software fraud

Police have this week renewed advice and warning about identity crime and software fraud, and are urging people to be extra vigilant when it comes to giving out personal details and keeping their own identity safe.

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Anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101.

Police appeal after vicious, unprovoked assault in Gainsborough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a vicious, unprovoked assaulted in the car park of a Gainsborough supermarket.

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Thieves on motorbikes snatching items from delivery vans

Police have issued a warning to delivery drivers after a number of thefts from vans as they make their rounds across the region.

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Do you recognise this man?

Do you recognise this man? Police are keen to trace him after theft of cash, cards and driving licence

Police are keen to identify this man

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WATCH: Moment driver using mobile phone on Notts dual carriageway clips lorry and smashes into car

This video footage captures the moment a driver using a mobile phone at the wheel clipped a lorry and crashed into a car on a busy Nottinghamshire dual carriageway.

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Don't make your home a target for burglars this Christmas.

Top tips to avoid a Christmas burglary

Christmas may traditionally be the time for goodwill - but 'Grinch-like' criminals don't subscribe to that view.
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NATIONAL NEWS: Woman arrested on suspicion of neglect after unaccompanied toddler wanders into shop

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of neglecting a child after a toddler spent the evening being looked after in a police station.

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Flight Lieutenant Sean Cunningham

Ejection seat firm to stand trial after death of Red Arrows pilot

An ejection seat manufacturer accused of breaching health and safety regulations following the death of Red Arrows pilot Sean Cunningham will go on trial at Lincoln Crown Court in January.

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Don't fall victim to this scam.

Important warning from police about 'particularly nasty' scam

Conmen are posing as police officers to dupe people into taking part in a fake undercover operation.

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