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

Wallet left on street has £120 taken from it near Preston timber yard

Police want to speak to the man and woman pictured Two people are wanted by police after money was removed from a wallet dropped on a Preston road. A 50-year-old man was buying wood at Savoy Timber in Fylde Road, […]

2 months ago
Allison Threlfall jailed for lying about her son’s whereabouts on night Jon-Jo Highton died

Allison Threlfall, left, has been jailed for her role in the death of Jon-Jo Highton The mother of a man jailed for being one of the killers of a Preston teenager has been jailed for perverting the course of justice. Allison Threlfall, 44, of Fell […]

2 months ago
Preston man Aran Kearns wanted in connection with Friargate incident

Aran Kearns, also known as Iaran Kearns Police are appealing to trace a Preston man who failed to appear at court. Aran Kearns, 24, is known to have links to the Preston area. He is wanted for […]

2 months ago
Police car damaged in Preston city centre crash

The police was turning from the Ringway into Corporation Street A Lancashire Police car answering a 999 call has been involved in a crash in Preston city centre. The incident around 11am on Friday (13 May) saw a Vauxhall Corsa […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Dogging graffiti returns to Moor Park toilet block

graffitimoorpark The graffiti battle in Moor Park continues as a new breed of dog has been spray-painted on a toilet wall. Preston City Council issued a warning poster when two dogs […]

3 months ago
Watch Lancashire Police take on the ‘running man’ dance challenge

runningman Officers from Lancashire Police have taken on a global challenge by taking on the ‘running man’ dance. In the one minute, 26 second video posted on their Facebook page, officers show off […]

3 months ago
Preston Conservatives face allegations of electoral fraud in Larches ward

Daniel Dewhurst is the party chairman for the Tories in Preston An investigation into alleged electoral fraud has been launched following council elections in Preston. A complaint has been made against Preston Conservatives chairman councillor Daniel Dewhurst about an irregularity in the […]

3 months ago
Broughton church to rig up CCTV cameras after being targeted

St John the Baptist Church is taking the security measures Pic: Tony Worrall A rural church in Preston is to install CCTV due to being targeted by thieves. St John the Baptist in Broughton has applied for permission to add the security system […]

3 months ago
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