Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire mum died after several calls to police over abuser boyfriend

A Lincolnshire domestic abuse victim died after waiting eight minutes on hold to police, desperately attempting to report her boyfriend, according to an investigation by the New York Times based on a leaked confidential report. The Independent Office for Police Conduct has today told The Lincolnite it has cleared Lincolnshire Police of any breaches, despite multiple […] […]

Lincolnshire

Ex-police community support officer jailed after IED found at her home

former police community support officer who stored a makeshift explosive device and potentially dangerous chemicals at her home has been jailed for 27 months. Zoe Watts was dismissed as a staff member at Lincolnshire Police last December, two months after being arrested in a raid which saw bomb disposal officers called to her three-bed semi-detached […] […]

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Lincolnshire PC filmed himself on phone driving police van

A former police officer who filmed himself listening to music while driving a marked vehicle has been found guilty of gross misconduct. PC Matthew Breathwick took the footage while driving a police van at 50mph along the A17 before sharing the clip with colleagues on Snapchat. He resigned from Lincolnshire Police in March after being […] […]