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‘No link’ between part-night street lighting and crime levels, Lincolnshire Police says

There’s ‘no evidence’ to suggest that Lincolnshire County Council’s street lighting has caused an increase in overnight crime – according to a report by Lincolnshire Police.

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Lincolnshire Police’s efficiency ‘requires improvement’, independent report says

Lincolnshire Police requires improvement ‘in the efficiency with which it keeps people safe and reduces crime’ – according to a report by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Service (HMICFRS).

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Lincolnshire Police partner with Playstation for driver training

Four police officers from Lincolnshire Police have taken part in a driver training scheme, which saw them play the console game Gran Turismo to help improve their driving.

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Lincolnshire ranked sixth in the country for lowest levels of crime

Lincolnshire has been ranked as the sixth in the country for lowest levels of crime in 2016, according to new data by the Office for National Statistics.

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Conservative Marc Jones takes Lincolnshire police commissioner role

Marc Jones, Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner at the Drill Hall, 6 May 2016 (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Conservative candidate and county councillor Marc Jones will replace Alan Hardwick as Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire following Thursday’s elections.

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Lincoln students are becoming volunteer police officers

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Undergraduates at the University of Lincoln can become part of the county’s police force, in a new initiative launched this week.

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Campaign aims to quiet streets

Shush campaign logo sprayed in pink upon the pavement on Carholme Road (Picture: Gregor Smith)

The Shush campaign has moved onto “phase two”, which includes spraying the campaign’s logo on West End streets.

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Homeless charity robbed

The homeless charity the Nomad Trust appeals for help after its warehouse was robbed. Photo: Marc Brüneke via Flickr. A warehouse belonging to the Nomad Trust, a charity helping homeless people in Lincoln, has been burgled. The charity is now appealing for help to recover a stolen van.

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Opinion: “Why I still give to beggars”

Isaac Firestone argues that the recent anti-begging campaign in Lincoln is not addressing the root causes of the problem.

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Police issue bike theft warning

Lincolnshire Police issued a warning to the public yesterday, following a significant rise in the number of stolen bikes reported over the last few days.

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