Lincolshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Hardwick has written to the Home Secretary outlining his concerns over the sustainability of policing in the county due to budget cuts.
In his letter to Teresa May he said the police funding formula was 'not fit for purpose.'
Mr Hardwick said the force already had the lowest numbers of officers and staff per population and one of the 'highest workloads' in the country.
"Whilst our overall performance continues to be good when compared to other Forces, the Chief Constable and HMIC have concerns about the ability of the force to maintain its current level of service to the communities of Lincolnshire beyond 2016. " said Mr Hardwick adding that the next step would be to cut back on officers and PCSOs to meet savings.
It comes after Lincolnshire's Chief Constable Neil Rhodes published a letter he sent to Teresa May expressing his fears that his force could be the first in the country to 'fall over' if cuts continued at the same level for the next three years.
Lincolnshire's Chief Constable has warned his force could be "unsustainable" within three years if funding cuts continue at current levels.
Neil Rhodes, has written a letter to the Home Secretary Theresa May, seen by the Daily Telegraph, expressing his concerns.
He said in the letter his force could be the first to 'fall over' as cuts to officer numbers in response to a reported £10.4 million budget shortfall would mean it would be unable to police effectively.
"If we were a business, then it would be funded at below the cost of being in business. The cupboard is bare and it is likely that we will be the first force in the country to fall over.
In 2016-17, Lincolnshire Police will be on the basis of current financial projections, on the edge of viability. In the following year it will be unsustainable.
To cut numbers by the amount needed would mean service degradation to a level that would be unacceptable to our communities and compromise both public safety and officer safety."
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British Transport Police (BTP) say two people killed after being struck by a train at a level crossing were "a man in his 80s and a woman in her 70s", and were both from the Lincolnshire village of Cherry Willingham.
BTP said they were continuing to investigate the circumstances but that the incident was "currently being treated as non-suspicious".
British Transport Police say two people have died after being struck by a train in Lincolnshire.
It happened shortly before midday at a level crossing in Croft Lane, Cherry Willingham.
Both people were pronounced dead at the scene.
The collision is not being treated as suspicious.