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Car Crime Warning

North East Lincolnshire: Motorist urged to protect their cars following rise in offences Theft from motor vehicle offences in North East Lincolnshire have increased by 116 percent, with 45 offences in March and 97 in April. We are urging the public to help us in preventing offences and reporting any information about the people responsible. […]

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Beware – Bogus Callers

Male and female are in the rural area targeting the elderly with the following MO; Knocking on doors and saying they need to use the toilet or have a glass of water- once inside will take cash or handbags. Possibly using Silver SAAB- which displays taxi plates Couple travelling/committing offences in Louth-male described WM, black […]

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Not Sure??? Don’t Open the Door!!!

 

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Rogue Trader Warnings

North East Lincolnshire Trading Standards is warning people to be wary of door step callers offering gardening services and other work on their properties. Rogue traders are known to have been targeting homes in the area recently and offering to resurface driveways, jet washing, gardening services, roofing and guttering repairs, Three suspected rogue traders were […]

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Trading Standards Alert

Trading Stds are saying :Be alert now to doorstep callers selling household goods such as dusters etc or offering a guttering cleaning service and report any sightings through using the contact number 03454 04 05 06.

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Gardening Services Alert

North East Lincolnshire Trading Standards are asking all residents to be alert to any doorstep callers offering gardening services and if they receive a leaflet through the door offering a gardening/ tree surgery/landscaping service to report as much detail they can through to us and where possible any vehicle registration numbers via telephone number 03454 […]

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Darker nights are here

Hello everyone With the dark nights once again comes a different kind of opportunity to commit crime . “ Opportunist thieves use unlit homes as an indicator to occupancy so help yourself and the neighbourhood to reduce risk – Be bright !” An information poster can be found here

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‘NELC Trading Standards are warning to be alert to doorstep Callers offering gardening and tree surgery services

NELC Trading Standards are warning to be alert to doorstep Callers offering gardening and tree surgery services

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Doorstep trader scams warning

As part of National Scams Awareness Month, North East Lincolnshire Trading Standards are issuing a series of warnings to consumers and residents, spreading the word about scams that have cost local people dearly. This week, Trading Standards are looking at doorstep trader scams which have hit local residents in the past. Councillor Hazel Chase, portfolio […]

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Help the police prevent car/motorcycle crime and tackle anti-social vehicle use.

Humberside Police are reminding people of the importance of locking their cars and motorcycles following a recent increase in vehicles being taken across the force area. These vehicles are then being used by the offenders and driven in an anti-social and potentially dangerous manner. We are committed to tackling these issues, however we need the […]

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New crime information page launched.

We have launched a page which is intended to provide up to date bulletins on crime and crime prevention methods.  Please find this page in the menu bar.