Police Appeal After Childrens Christmas Artwork Stolen

January 13, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Police are appealing for information about the theft of a large piece of artwork from a display in Spilsby. Every year, Spilsby Town Council provides 8 large pieces of plyboard which are decorated by local schoolchildren then displayed around the Christmas Tree outside the Franklin Memorial in the High Street. Some time between New Year’s Eve and 3rd January, one of the large 4′ x 4′ boards, depicting scenes from the ‘Frozen’ film, was stolen. […]

Police Appeal For Information After Shop Charity Box Theft

November 14, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary that occurred at a pizza shop in Spilsby market place between 1pm and 2pm on Tuesday 13 November. The shop was closed at the time but the offender is believed to have gained entry via the front door and stole approximately £400 of cash which was kept in a white plastic catering tub sealed with tape with a slot cut in the top. PC Paula Young […]

Spilsby CCTV to focus on trouble spot

October 10, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

POLICE have asked for Spilsby’s CCTV to cover a suspected trouble spot, gathering ‘vital evidence’ after a spate of reported incidents. Spilsby neighbourhood beat manager PC Paula Young asked the town council whether its roving camera could be focussed directly on the George Hotel to investigate suspicious behaviour in the surrounding area after dark. “The problem with the roving cameras is that we can miss vital evidence,” she said. Councillors had also been informed of […]

Warning to ‘nuisance’ moped riders in Spilsby

October 10, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

TWO young moped riders will have their vehicles seized if they continue causing a ‘nuisance’ in Spilsby, police have warned. Spilsby neighbourhood beat manager PC Paula Young informed Spilsby Town Council that section 59 orders had been placed on the riders who have been causing a disturbance in the town over recent weeks. Speaking at the Franklin Hall on Thursday, PC Young said: “Two young men keep on causing a nuisance going around the one […]

Shops Warned To Be Vigilent After Distraction Theft

September 5, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police are advising local shops to be vigilant after a distraction theft at Sainsburys in Spilsby. The incident, which occured on the 25th of August, involved distraction techniques confuse till staff when changing fifty pound notes into smaller denominations, leaving the till around £200 short. PC Paula Young has released CCTV images of two women she would like to trace who may be able to assist with the investigation.  They are described as being aged […]