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This category relates to all things to do with crime in Preston.

Man suffers head injuries after unprovoked assault

Incident on Adelphi Street Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked and robbed in Preston. They were called at around 11.25pm on February 10 following reports of an […]

1 month ago
Preston man charged with murder of wife

A man has been charged with the murder of his wife in Preston. Jamal Khan, 52, of Chatsworth Street, is charged with the murder of Humara Khan. He is due […]

1 month ago
Man arrested following death of woman in Preston

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Preston. Police were called to an address of Chatsworth Street shortly after 2am this morning. A 42-year-old […]

1 month ago
Builder comes to aid of Preston pharmacy staff during armed raid

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the incident Footage has been released by police investigating an attempted robbery at a pharmacy in Preston. Around 3.15pm on Thursday 9 February a man entered the New Hall Lane Pharmacy, Fishwick. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Blackburn man charged with Fulwood pensioner attack

Lytham Road where the incident took place Pic: Google Lytham Road where the incident took place Pic: Google A man has been charged following an attack on a pensioner in his own home in Preston. The 92-year-old victim was […]

1 month ago
Police hunting man after pensioner robbed and attacked in his home

Lytham Road where the incident took place Pic: Google Lytham Road where the incident took place Pic: Google A 92-year-old man has been attacked during an incident at his home in Fulwood. The homeowner was approached at around 1.30pm […]

2 months ago
Man summoned for historic sex offences at former Preston children’s home

The former Harris Children's Home Pic: Tony Worrall The former Harris Children’s Home Pic: Tony Worrall Preston Police have opened a historic sexual offences investigation into allegations of abuse and sexual offences at a children’s home. Christopher Hartley, 56, […]

2 months ago
Footage shows rock thrown at Preston mosque during hate crime incident

Stills from the video footage at the mosque Worshippers at a mosque in Preston have been left shocked after two attacks on it in the space of 24-hours. CCTV footage has been given to Blog Preston appearing to […]

2 months ago
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