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COLUMNIST: What will reduce crime in South Yorkshire?

The first thing anyone interested in policing wants to know is: what will reduce crime?

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Ten new graduates welcomed as part of Police Now

Humberside Police welcomed its first ten ‘Police Now’ graduates last month.

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Don't fall foul of the phone scammers

Police issue impersonation fraud warning

Phones scammers are using sophisticated techniques to try and con victims out of their money by sending them into banks to transfer or withdraw cash, and Humberside Police is trying to ensure Isle residents don’t fall foul of their tricks.

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Police officer dismissed for gross misconduct during rape investigation

Police officer dismissed for gross misconduct during rape investigation

An officer who claimed to have reviewed CCTV footage in relation to a rape investigation but had failed to do so, has been dismissed without notice after an independent panel ruled his actions to be gross misconduct.

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Over 200 knives including Samurai swords were handed in during police amnesty

More than 200 knives are off the streets thanks to the response to national knife amnesty Operation Sceptre.

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Police’s ticket fraud warning

Police’s ticket fraud warning

Isle residents are being warned to be careful when making purchases online by Humberside Police.

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Poaching lands man in deep water

Andrew Wilson of Ashworth Close, Burton-upon-Stather, Scunthorpe was found guilty in his absence on February 2 in relation to fishing without a licence (contrary to section 27(1) (a) of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Act 1975) at Ashby Ville Lake, Scunthorpe on June 23, 2017.

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Dr Alan Billings

COLUMNIST: Refuge for women in abusive relationships

Some years ago, when I was a vicar in the Lake District, I chaired a small committee that ran a women’s hostel in a big Victorian villa.

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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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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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Don't 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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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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Sheffield Hallam hosts Indian police delegation

Senior police officers from India are touring England as part of a ground-breaking project aimed at improving access to justice for female victims of violence.

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Warning to delivery drivers after vehicle is stolen and crashed

Humberside Police is again warning delivery drivers not to leave their keys in their cars as a parcel delivery vehicle was stolen and subsequently crashed on Friday November 24.

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Man arrested for drink driving after two car collision

Man arrested for drink driving after two car collision

A man has been arrested for drink driving after a two vehicle crash near Crowle.

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Man arrested after cannabis factory discovered

Officers from the Isle’s Community Policing Team reported that a man had been arrested this week on drugs offences.

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Protect against car theft

Help prevent your car being stolen

Following a number of cars being stolen following house burglaries Humberside Police want to help you keep your car and property safe.

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Appeal for firearms, knives and offensive weapons to be handed in

Police forces are appealing for people to hand in unwanted guns with a national two week surrender of firearms and ammunition, which started yesterday.

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The scene of the cash machine theft at McColl's, High Street, Crowle

Police appeal after cash point theft

Police are appealing for information following the theft of a cash machine from a shop in Crowle.

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Telephone scam victim

Police urge caution as telephone scam targets elderly victims

Police are advising people to be cautious following reports of a telephone scam targeting the vulnerable and elderly.

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