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

Help from three members of public ‘essential’ in resolving M6 incident

M6 has been closed in both directions The incident that closed the M6 in both directions today (November 3) was resolved after three members of the public assisted. Police closed […]

3 weeks ago
Stolen motorbike seized by police in Ribbleton

The motorbike sized off Pope Lane The motorbike seized off Pope Lane A nuisance motorbike has been sized by police. During Wednesday (1 November) police were on patrol in Pope Lane, Ribbleton. PCSOs had a ‘lad […]

3 weeks ago
Preston Market butchers has cash taken in raid

A man captured on CCTV in the Market A man captured on CCTV in the Market A Preston butchers is offering a reward for information after they were raided during Tuesday evening. Adrian Livesey’s Butchers has released a […]

3 weeks ago
British Transport Police face investigation over man’s death at Preston Station

The entrance to Preston Station - it's the closest one to the car park Pic: Paul Melling Side entrance to Preston Station Pic: Paul Melling The death of a man at Preston Railway Station on Tuesday evening is to be investigated by the police complaints commission. British […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police appeal to trace Preston man who failed to appear in court

Jonathan Hough Jonathan Hough Police are appealing to trace a man who failed to appear in court two years ago. Jonathan Hough, 33, was due to appear at Preston Magistrates Court in […]

3 weeks ago
Police helicopter called to rail line near Bamber Bridge

NPAS Barton set to take off A police helicopter was on the scene near Bamber Bridge after reports of a body on the track. NPAS Barton examined the area around […]

3 weeks ago
Elderly woman has purse and wedding ring stolen in Aldi

Image of the suspect released by South Ribble Police Police are looking to speak to a woman (pictured above) after an elderly woman had her purse stolen. A 67-year-old was […]

3 weeks ago
Dynamite discovered in former Preston pub

Bomb squad in London Road Bomb squad in London Road Police closed off a hand car wash and former pub in Fishwick. Shines car wash and the former Shawes Arms pub in London Road had […]

3 weeks ago
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