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Gmail hack: Even tech-savvy users fooled by sophisticated phishing technique

Even tech-savvy Gmail users are falling victim to hackers who steal their login credentials, according to a security expert, who notes that increasingly sophisticated phishing techniques are being employed.

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NEWSFLASH: Man killed after his cycle was in collision with a tractor near Asfordby

A man died after his cycle was in collision with a tractor on the A6006 near Asfordby this morning.

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Attempted break-in at Melton Museum

Intruders tried to break in to Melton Carnegie Museum at the weekend.

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Image released by Leicestershire Police showing man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault in Melton EMN-170116-110316001

Police trace man in connection with Melton sexual assault

Police have traced a man they were searching for in connection with a sexual assault on a woman in Melton.

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Hacker using laptop

From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Image released by Leicestershire Police showing man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault in Melton EMN-171101-162449001

NEWSFLASH: Police hunt man in connection with Melton sexual assault

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault in Melton.

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Three motorists were arrested for drink driving in Melton over Christmas

Three motorists were arrested in Melton for drink driving over the Christmas period, police hae revealed.

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NEWSFLASH: Five men arrested following attacks on more than 60 vehicles around Melton

NEWSFLASH: Five men arrested following attacks on more than 60 vehicles around Melton

Five men have been arrested on suspicion of criminal damaage following attacks on more than 60 vehicles in Melton and surrounding villages.

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Armed police patrols in Leicestershire end after busy Christmas and New Year period

A temporary policing operation which saw visibly armed officers patrolling busy and crowded places in Leicestershire over the Christmas and New Year period has come to an end.

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Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud warning over ‘convincing’ fake Amazon emails that claim you have placed an order

Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon.

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A million people watch Leicestershire Police’s video about online grooming inspired by murdered teenager Kayleigh Haywood

More than 1m people watched Kayleigh’s Love Story within the first 24 hours of the film being posted online.

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Police are hunting for witnesses

NEWSFLASH: Melton link to vandalism of more than 60 cars in villages along the A607

Police are linking a car abandoned in Melton with reports of vandalism on more than 60 vehicles in villages stretching 25 miles along the A607 near to the town.

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Youth arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of woman in Thurmaston is bailed

A youth arrested after a non-stop collision in Thurmaston has been bailed.

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Two arrested after woman pedestrian injured in collision

A man and a teenager have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a pedestrian was left with serious injuries following a non-stop collision.

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Armed Police

Armed officers to patrol Leicestershire and Rutland from today following suspected terror attacks in Berlin and Turkey

Busy and crowded places in Leicestershire and Rutland are being patrolled by firearms officers as of 7am this morning, Thursday December 22, after suspcted terror incidents in Berlin and Turkey.

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Police launch investigation after woman found dead at Asfordby

Police launch investigation after woman found dead at Asfordby

Police are investigating after a woman was found dead at a house in Asfordby.

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Emergency services are at the scene of the crash

Woman pedestrian ‘critical’ after collision with high performance car

A woman is in a critical condition after being in collision with a high performance car which failed to stop.

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Just 1 in 5 of population commit 80% of crimes

Just 1 in 5 of population commit 80% of crimes

The fifth of the population responsible for 80 per cent of social costs, including crime, benefits and healthcare can be identified as young as three years old, a new study shows.

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Scam email warning from Lincolnshire Police.

Bank customers warned of new fake letters scam

Customers of a high street bank are being warned of a new, sophisticated fraud that involves the sending of fake letters.

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Hounds of the Belvoir Hunt

Arrest after Belvoir Hunt hounds kill foxes

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of illegal hunting with a dog after two foxes were allegedly killed by Belvoir Hunt hounds in the Scalford area, near Melton, last Saturday.

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