Tag Archives: Police

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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Police appeal for information after park robbery

Police appeal for information after a man was robbed in Boultham park on Wednesday.
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Officers are appealing for information after a man was robbed in Boultham Park, Lincoln, between 8pm and 9pm on the evening of Wednesday 29th October.

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John O’Groats to Land’s End bike stolen

Owen Bellwood before riding Jon O'Groats to London | Photo Credit: Owen Bellwood

Just days after the police have issued a statement warning of increased theft, Owen Bellwood, second year journalism student, finds himself without the bike that he cycled on from John O’Groats to Land’s End this summer.

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Are you a target for student crime?

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Now freshers week is over and you realise you no longer have your parents to cook your meals and tidy up your mess, you are forced to face the big scary world of independence.

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Purple Flag award – how safe is Lincoln?

Street Pastors ensure a good night out ends safely, often handing out free flip-flops to women. Photo: Ben Webb

Lincoln is applying to be recognised as a safe place on a night out, but how do students feel about night time policing and personal safety in the city?

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Uniform equality: are policewomen’s uniforms unflattering?

The hats and neckwear are all that differs between sexes. Photo: Adam  Dimmick

Despite the police officer uniform being ‘unflattering’, policewoman Holly Whybrow would not change it. She tells The Linc why.

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The eBay festival ticket scam

Buying a ticket for a concert is not what it used to be, many will agree. Tickets are limited, new music is a bigger industry than ever before and age restrictions have been lowered.

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