Police officers attend less than half of calls in Lincolnshire

September 13, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed they send an officer out to less than half the calls for help they receive. Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) inspector Roger Baker said criminal damage and car crime were “on the verge of being decriminalised” because some police forces had “almost given up”. His comments came in the light of an investigation he led into crime prevention, police attendance and the use of police time which made 40 recommendations […]

CCTV security for Spilsby

February 25, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

The mayor of Spilsby, Peter Grant has welcomed the installation of extra CCTV cameras in the town. The new cameras will be operational in a few weeks time and have been situated to clamp down on any criminal activity or anti-social behaviour in the town. In addition to cameras already in place, the new cameras which are “in the process of being installed”, will be erected overlooking the Spilsby playing fields, the Industrial Estate and […]

Town CCTV Helps In Attempted Burglary Case

April 4, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

Recently installed CCTV is showing its worth after a local man is identified in three attempted burglaries. Officers investigating three attempted burglaries that took place in the centre of Spilsby around 2am on Tuesday 29 March have arrested a man. The 38 year-old local man was identified with the help of CCTV that has recently been installed by Spilsby Town Council. PC Dickinson, the Community Beat Manager for the area, said, “This an excellent example […]