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COURT ROUND-UP: Convictions at Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster and Chesterfield magistrates’ courts

The following were convicted at Sheffield, Barnsley, Doncaster and Chesterfield magistrates’ courts between June 4 and 9.

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Councillor Julie Reed

Council continues fight against fraud

In North Lincolnshire Council’s latest Annual Fraud Report 2017/18 it highlights the work being done to tackle and reduce fraud in North Lincolnshire.

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Motorists issued with tickets for parking illegally near beauty spot

Several motorists have been issued with traffic offence reports for parking illegally on a road near to the Padley Gorge beauty spot.

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Rotherham MP Sarah Champion

MPs demand Government acts to prevent gang related child sexual exploitation

A cross party group of MPs have written to the Government to highlight the urgent need to take effective action to confront gang related Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE) and to ensure that all statutory authorities are properly equipped to protect children.

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Court appearance for men on hare coursing charges

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Dr Alan Billings

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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