Lincs: Cost of rural crime is down in the county

Rural crime cost Lincolnshire £1.8m in 2014, down from £2.2m in 2013. Despite the fall, 2014 saw thieves continue to target expensive all terrain vehicles and tractors.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 4th August 2015, 4:00 pm

The leading rural insurer’s annual Rural Crime Survey shows the nationwide cost of rural crime totalled an estimated £37.8m in 2014, a 15 per cent reduction on last year’s figures.