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Police and forensics teams outside Lea house

Preston Police outside the home in Lea on Sunday morning Police were maintaining a presence outside a house in Lea. During Sunday morning a number of police vehicles were outside a property close to the junction of Lea Road with Nelson Road. A […]

3 months ago
Jewellery taken in Fulwood burglary

Jewellery and watches were taken in the raid More than 40 items of jewellery have been taken in a burglary in Fulwood. Preston Police are appealing to find rings, necklaces and watches. They were taken from a house […]

3 months ago
Penwortham man treated after being stabbed in the stomach

The incident happened near a primary school Pic: Google Witnesses are being sought after a man was stabbed in Penwortham during an early hours argument. The 18-year-old man was with two friends in Martin Field Road. They were walking […]

3 months ago
Police release CCTV pictures after Fulwood burglary

Police are asking the public if they recognise this man CCTV images of a man have been released following a burglary in Fulwood. The incident back in May saw £60 in cash taken. Preston Police have released two pictures showing […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police chase ends with driver arrested in Preston

A police car was damaged in the chase A police chase along the M58 and M6 ended in the centre of Preston on Wednesday. Preston Police managed to stop a silver Vauxhall Astra in Stanley Street. The pursuit […]

3 months ago
Armed police in St Matthews as man arrested with firearm

Armed police in Skeffington Road Pic: Ryan Moss A man has been arrested after armed police surrounded a house in St Matthews. The 30-year-old man was arrested after another man was threatened with a firearm. Armed police carried […]

3 months ago
St Joseph’s Orphanage warning after teenagers seen in building

St Joseph's Orphanage, Preston Teenagers have been warned not to enter an abandoned building in Preston city centre. Police have issued the plea after reports of children climbing and gaining access to the former […]

3 months ago
London Road crash sees motorcyclist taken to hospital

The junction is overlooked by The Range store Pic: Google A motorcyclist was taken to hospital after a crash at a busy Preston city centre junction on Monday evening. Police closed the junction of New Hall Lane and London Road. […]

3 months ago
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