Speed cameras damaged

CRIME fighting charity Crimestoppers is offering up to £1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person/s responsible for the series of arson attacks on safety cameras in Lincolnshire.

Of the 50 cameras in Lincolnshire, 15 have suffered criminal damage due to arson.

Sue Langley, East Midlands Regional Manager at Crimestoppers, said: “These incidents are unsettling and a safety risk for the whole community. It is vital the offender is caught and brought to justice.

“A reward of up to £1,000 is being offered to anyone who can supply us with information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for this crime.

“I hope the offender/s will be swiftly brought to justice and would urge anyone with information to contact the charity, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or our online service at www.crimestoppers-uk.org <http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/>.

“We do not ask for your name and no call is traced or recorded. You won’t have to go to court or give a statement to the Police – we only want to know what you know, not who you are. In the 23 years that Crimestoppers has been running we have never broken our anonymity promise.”