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Man stopped by cops over false claims he exploited rail loophole

Virgin Trains service to London Euston departing Preston Virgin Trains service to London Euston departing Preston A man was met by police at London Euston after being wrongly accused of exploiting a loophole in the Virgin Trains fare […]

3 weeks ago
Street racers caught on Ring Way by marked traffic car

Street racing on Ringway, Preston behind a marked traffic car = vehicle seized and driver reported for Dangerous Driving. #T3RPU pic.twitter.com/JG9wvQHtc0 — Lancs Road Police (@LancsRoadPolice) February 4, 2017 Lancashire […]

3 weeks ago
Chainsaw theft leads to police appeal in Preston

Police have released CCTV images of this man Police have released CCTV images of this man Police are hunting a chainsaw thief after an incident at a building site in Preston. A JCB chopsaw worth around £150 was […]

3 weeks ago
This man was attacked for stepping in to stop a dog being beaten in Preston

Police have released a CCTV image of the victim - saying it might help the public remember the incident Police have released a CCTV image of the victim – saying it might help the public remember the incident An animal lover who intervened to stop a dog being beaten […]

3 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Thieves targeting takeaway delivery men for food

Wilmot Road in Ribbleton Police are appealing for information after two takeaway delivery drivers were robbed in Preston on Sunday, January 29. The first incident occurred at around 1am when a […]

4 weeks ago
Police seek man with connections to Bamber Bridge and Preston

Stephen Jones Stephen Jones A Preston man is wanted to appear in court in connection with criminal damage. 22-year-old Stephen Jones has a warrant issued by Preston Magistrates Court. He failed to […]

4 weeks ago
Preston pub regulars see off attacker during Friday night incident

The Wellington in Glover's Court Pic: Tony Worrall The Wellington in Glover’s Court Pic: Tony Worrall Pub regulars forced a knife-wielding man from the pub after he attacked another man. Preston Police were called to The Wellington pub […]

4 weeks ago
Preston city centre gym targeted in locker thefts

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the incident Police want to speak to this man in connection with the incident Gym-goers have been warned to secure their belongings after a theft from a Preston city centre gym. Real […]

4 weeks ago
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