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DOG OWNERS – BEWARE !

I am starting to hear local cases of dog walkers being followed and being asked questions about their dogs while out walking, even some people trying to snatch dogs from gardens while dogs are out doing their business. Recent national scam protection TV programmes are suggesting that drug dealers are using some of their ill […]

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Community Covid-19 Crime Information Local News Miscellaneous Prevention Safer and Stronger Scams

VACCINE JAB FRAUD CALLS

I do not normally deal with scam mails, as Karl does an excellent job updating new ones every week, but this one really annoys me, and evidence has shown nationally that one elderly lady was duped into paying over £150.00 for a placebo type jab, administered under non hygienic conditions, and with no knowledge of […]

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Latest message from the PCC

Keith Hunter has issued his latest message in regards to how police are reacting during the pandemic – link is below. https://www.humberside-pcc.gov.uk/News/News-Archive/2021/A-New-Year-message-from-Commissioner-Keith-Hunter.aspx

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

HAPPY NEW YEAR…. OR IS IT?

I was really hoping that my first post in 2021 would be full of positives, and hope for a return to some form of normal lifestyle during the opening months. Instead, we awake to a new lockdown regime, a rapidly spreading new virus variant, people not wanting to obey strictly laid down stay at home […]

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Community Local News Prevention Scams

“Stay Safe” guide to inform older people about looking after themselves over the Winter published

Winter and Christmas are going to be different this year. Coronavirus has seen to that. But at the same time, Winter is always something to prepare for – to make sure you stay safe and well over the darker, colder months. Preparing your property against burglars or preparing yourself against the growing tide of scams […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

Is Tier 2 a possibility by 16th December?

According to Look North figures this evening, 147 / 100,000 is today’s national average for NE Lincolnshire, slowly coming down. We need to be below 128 to become lower than the national average. If the area drops below the national average, would you support a local drop of controls down to Tier 2? Would you […]

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Community Local News

Meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team

Across North East Lincolnshire the Neighbourhood Policing Teams are still holding ‘drop ins’ and meetings so that you can speak to them direct. Some teams are meeting face to face (socially distanced) and some have moved to online (Zoom/video) sessions. Each Ward team has a different programme but all are holding events on a regular […]

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Local News

Flooding. Be prepared for this winter. The Flood sirens are being switched off!

There are 5.2 million homes and businesses in England at risk of flooding. Don’t assume it’s not you. Whether you live on a hill, in a flat or in an area that’s never flooded before, flooding can still affect you, putting your home, your possessions and your family at risk. In England there are over […]

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Meet the Commissioner. 8th December opportunity online

Keith Hunter – the Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner will be answering questions from members of the public in North East Lincolnshire and speaking about his role locally and nationally.  When: next Tuesday 8th December at 6:00pm via Zoom. Members of the community who live or work in North East Lincolnshire can register to attend […]

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Local News Scams

Scam Bulletin: Shopping online this Christmas? Be Cyber Aware and don’t be scammed

Last Christmas shopping seasons saw over 17000 reported online shopping scams averaging at £775 loss per person. This year, with many more people shopping online, perhaps for the first time, things could be worse. So if you’re online and shopping, you need to make sure you are Cyber Aware. Cyber Aware is a campaign from […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

TIER 3 – NOW CONFIRMED !

TIER 3, IT IS, FROM DECEMBER 2ND ONWARDS. Not a huge surprise, so let’s prepare ourselves not to spread the virus unknowingly, and more importantly, not deliberately, by breaking the rules. So, HANDS, FACE, SPACE ! 4 weeks to get the R number down.

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Local News

Local Our Place, Our Future survey has re-launched. Your opinion matters.

North East Lincolnshire Council, Humberside Police, NHS North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group, Humberside Fire and Rescue, Lincolnshire Housing Partnership, Humberside Police and Crime Commissioner and Healthwatch NEL have come together to launch the Our Place, Our Future survey. We’re looking to understand how it feels to live and work in our area, the services […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News Prevention Safer and Stronger

LOCAL AUTHORITY INFORMATION UPDATE

Wash your hands. Cover your face. Make space. We must act now to control the spread of the virus. The single most important action we can all take in fighting coronavirus is to stay at home to protect the NHS and save lives. ·       From Thursday 5 November to Wednesday 2 December, national restrictions apply […]

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Community Covid-19 General Local News National News

UNENVIABLE POSITION IN THE COVID LEAGUE TABLE !!

So, week 2 of lockdown,  and we have leapt up from 5th nationally to 4th, with daily figures of new cases seemingly rising on a daily basis. As I travel doing my main employment and other volunteer work, I see many instances of what should not be happening – large gatherings at school gates with […]

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Community Crime Information Local News Prevention Scams

POLICE ALERT MESSAGE.

Received today – please note the circumstances and advice given. ——————————– Scam Calls   If you receive a call from your council office offering you a council tax refund do not give any details over the phone, but hang up and call your council tax office & clarify the call was genuine.   A resident in our force area recently […]