Body of a man found today in Hobhole Drain near Sibsey

The body of a man has been found today (Monday) in Hobhole Drain, near Sibsey, say police.
Police and Crime Commissioner, Marc Jones, speaking at 'Cyber Safe Lincolnshire' last week. (Photo: Martin Birks).

Social media risks raised at Lincolnshire cyber-crime conference

Social media can be ‘mined’ by criminal gangs to find out a wealth of material used to target your home, accounts and family, a cyber conference in Lincolnshire has been told.

Police during one of the raids in Skegness

Seven arrested as drug warrants executed at numerous Skegness properties

Every day last week local teams in Skegness executed drug warrants at a number of addresses in the town.

PCC Marc Jones

UPDATE: Lincolnshire PCC ‘stunned and appalled’ after new upskirting law is blocked

UPDATE: Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Marc Jones, said on Friday evening: “This Bill had cross Party support and has been frustrated by a single individual who appears to object to the principle of Private Members Bills rather that the content of the Bill itself.

Do you know this woman?

CCTV released after theft in Skegness

Police are appealing for information to identify the woman in this photograph, to help in an investigation following a theft in Skegness.

New Assistant Chief Constable of Lincolnshire, Kerrin Wilson. EMN-180615-152643001

New Assistant Chief Constable appointed to Lincolnshire Police

Lincolnshire Police have appointed a new Assistant Chief Constable - Kerrin Wilson.

Counter Terrorism Police made the arrest

Lincolnshire man charged by Terrorism Police after promoting 'Punish a Muslim' day

A Lincolnshire man has been charged with 14 offences including soliciting to murder after promoting 'punish a Muslim' day.

These are the laws for flying England flags during the World Cup

The World Cup is just days away and that means only one thing - flags will be flying everywhere.

LIFE IN PRISON: Steven Feeley

Skegness man jailed for life for murder of Ingoldmells father and husband

A Skegness man has today been jailed for life for the murder of Ingoldmells man Gareth Bailey.

Lincoln Crown Court

Louth man accused of murder appears at Crown Court

A Louth man accused of the murder of his partner was today (Tuesday) remanded in custody following a hearing at Lincoln Crown Court.

Police news

Concern over dangerous stolen drugs after break-in a Bupa in Skegness

Officers are appealing for information after Bupa Dental Care in Skegness was broken into at some point over the weekend.


Warning after pets are fatally ‘poisoned’

A warning has been issued to pet owners after two animals died of suspected poisoning in Chapel St Leonards.


Murder investigation launched after woman dies in Louth incident

A woman in her 30s has died following an incident in Louth this afternoon (Saturday), and a man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

The ornament which has been taken.

Police appeal for information over 'sentimental' family ornament

Police are appealing for information in connection with the theft of a garden ornament of sentimental value taken from a family's front garden in Skegness.

Court news.

Woman trying to clear debts failed to notify district council of extra hours

A 54-year-old woman failed to tell the district council she was working extra hours and so received more than £6,000 in housing benefit that she was not entitled to, a court has heard.

The top 40 weird 'crimes' you did not know you were committing

The top 40 weird ‘crimes’ you did not know you were committing

The average Brit commits 32 different ‘crimes’ every year - including using a vacuum on a Sunday afternoon and pocketing incorrect change.

Do you recognise these people?

Burglary at John Spendluffe Technology College in Alford

Police are appealing to identify the men in this picture to help us with an investigation, following a burglary at John Spendluffe Technology College in Hanby Lane, Alford.


Alford man ‘who used alcohol to combat anxiety’ is banned after drink-driving

An Alford man facing a charge of drunk driving, has told a court that he drank throughout the day to combat anxiety and a fear of meeting people.

Scam Awareness

Lincolnshire Trading Standards: Top tips to avoid scams

Lincolnshire Trading Standards have revealed the most common scams in the county - and their top tips to avoid them.

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