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

Man has dog set on him during street robbery in Preston

The junction of Sellers Street and Dodgson Road where the incident took place Pic: Google Police are hunting two men and a dog after an attack in Deepdale. A man was knocked off his bike with a dog chain before having a Staffordshire Bull Terrier […]

2 months ago
Preston man wanted after failing to attend court over robbery charge

Jason Yarwood Police are looking for a Preston man wanted in connection with a robbery at a Post Office in Lancashire. Jason Yarwood, 40, was due to appear at Burnley Crown Court […]

2 months ago
Appeal after Longton woman goes missing

An appeal has been launched to find a woman who has been missing since yesterday. Katie Danson, aged 31 years, was last seen by family members at approximately 10am on Friday […]

2 months ago
Watch CCTV footage released after shop robbery in Bamber Bridge

Two men seen walking after the incident at Londis Police are appealing to trace two men after a robbery at a Bamber Bridge shop on Sunday night. Footage shows two men near Severn Drive, off Duddle Lane, following the […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Where you’re most likely to have your car stolen in Preston

Police stop a suspected stolen vehicle in Preston Pic: LancsRoadPolice You’re more likely to have your car stolen in Preston than any other part of Lancashire, according to new figures. The PR2 postcode has seen more cars stolen, 346, between […]

2 months ago
Jail for ‘police’ gang who conned pensioners in Preston area

Ruel Miah, Rahem Ali, Shah Ahmed and Malik Amer are now all behind bars Four men who posed as police officers and conned pensioners out of thousands of pounds in the Preston area have been jailed. The ‘callous’ group were busted by Yorkshire and […]

2 months ago
Man wanted after knifepoint Fulwood off licence robbery

Preston Police have issued a CCTV appeal following a robbery in Fulwood. Around 9pm yesterday (November 17) a man entered an off licence on Lansdown Hill. The offender, carrying a […]

2 months ago
Tattoo artist fined for fly tipping in Fulwood

The bags of waste were discovered in Fulwood and linked back to the tattoo studio A fly tipping tattoo artist has been fined for dumping bags of commercial waste on Preston’s streets. 40 bags were found fly tipped in Southgate, Fulwood, during June this year. […]

2 months ago
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