Police warning after rise in doorstep traders in Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire Police is warning people not to answer to doorstep traders.
The force's Crime Prevention and Partnerships Team says it has seen an in reports of doorstep traders across the county. People have reported being visited by doorstep callers offering to complete garden work, or home maintenance tasks such as repairs to roofs.
Gillian Fleet, a preventing financial fraud officer, said: "In the current climate you should not be receiving visitors to your home.
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