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

Teenage boy charged with Church Street stabbing

The incident took place outside Waterstones Pic: Google The incident took place outside Waterstones Pic: Google A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Preston city centre. Preston Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who had […]

1 day ago
Man ‘pinned to the ground and stabbed in the head’ in serious assault

Post Office on Meadow Street Police are appealing for information after a man was pinned to the ground and stabbed in the head. The incident happened around 1am on Monday […]

2 days ago
Ask For Angela safety campaign launches in Preston

Ask for Angela launch group shot with Preston BID, UCLan and Lancs Constabulary A new code word is being promoted within a safety campaign to help make Preston city centre […]

2 days ago
Murder investigation into man’s death in Fulwood ends

Gareth Roberts died after an incident at a house in Fulwood - two people were arrested on suspicion of murder Gareth Roberts died after an incident at a house in Fulwood A murder investigation into the death of a man in Fulwood has been dropped. Gareth Roberts was found with […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood Leisure Centre break-in sees money taken

A leisure centre in Preston has been broken into during the early hours of Wednesday (19 September) morning. Fulwood Leisure Centre was targeted by thieves and money taken from a […]

4 days ago
Delivery driver died following Ribbleton school crash

Police at the primary school in Ribbleton Pic: Stephen Melling Police at the primary school in Ribbleton Pic: Stephen Melling Police have remained at a Preston primary school throughout Tuesday following the death of a man. The delivery driver died […]

4 days ago
Police searching for woman attacked in Preston city centre

Roxy Jones Roxy Jones A picture of a woman who was the victim of a ‘physical assault’ in Preston city centre has been released. Preston Police say Roxy Jones, 38, has gone […]

5 days ago
Man threatened with knife inside his own home in Walton-le-Dale

Police have released pictures of people they want to speak to after a knifepoint robbery in Walton-le-Dale. Update: Police say a girl and two men have been traced following their […]

5 days ago
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