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

Police dog pins down two attempted burglary suspects in Lostock Hall

Berry Street saw lots of police activity Pic: Google Berry Street saw lots of police activity Pic: Google A police dog cornered two suspected burglars in Lostock Hall during Saturday night. South Ribble Police were called out to reports […]

1 day ago
Car crime warning in Fulwood after two vehicles stolen

Roads off Garstang Road have been targeted Pic: Google Roads off Garstang Road have been targeted Pic: Google Fulwood motorists have been warned to keep a close eye on their cars and vans after a series of break-ins. Preston […]

3 days ago
Mass brawl outside Tarleton pub leaves woman with fractured hip

Village Inn at Tarleton Pic: Google Village Inn at Tarleton Pic: Google A 20-person brawl outside a village pub near Preston left a woman with a fractured hip. Lancashire Police were called to the mass fight […]

4 days ago
Seven members of human trafficking gang jailed as diary reveals emotional torture of victims

Seven members of trafficking gang jailed Seven members of a human trafficking gang who brought Romanian women into the UK to work in brothels have been jailed for a total […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Peter Rankin’s book of condolence has been vandalised

Some of the town pages in the tributes to Peter Rankin Some of the town pages in the tributes to Peter Rankin A book of condolence to the late Peter Rankin is now only available by request at the Town Hall […]

6 days ago
Cafune closed due to break-in on the Flag Market

Stock left trashed by the break-in at Cafune Stock left trashed by the break-in at Cafune A new Preston city centre cafe has been forced to close after being targeted by vandals. Cafune on the Flag Market, which […]

6 days ago
Man and woman in hospital after Ripon Street attack

Emergency services in Ripon Street Emergency services in Ripon Street A man and woman are both in hospital and under arrest after an attack in the Plungington area. Preston Police attended reports of an assault […]

7 days ago
Cars targeted during Fishwick break-ins

One of the cars had its window smashed off New Hall Lane One of the cars had its window smashed off New Hall Lane Frustrated Fishwick residents have released CCTV pictures after a number of cars in their road were targeted by […]

1 week ago
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