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Man robbed in own home by men wearing Halloween masks

St Paul's Close where the incident took place Pic: Google St Paul’s Close where the incident took place Pic: Google Men wearing white Halloween masks are being hunted by police after a ‘very scary attack’ near Lostock Hall. A man […]

2 hours ago
CCTV picture released after ‘peeping’ incident in Preston Station

A man's picture has been released by police in connection with the incident A man’s picture has been released by police in connection with the incident A man using the toilet at Preston railway station had an unnerving experience which has triggered a […]

3 hours ago
Missing 16-year-old believed to be in Preston

Issued picture of Joshua Stock Police are growing increasingly concerned about about a missing 16-year-old boy. Joshua Stock, from Gateshead, was last seen at around 6.40pm on Tuesday (April 25) […]

8 hours ago
Two men charged with criminal damage at BAE Systems in Warton

BAE Systems in Warton. Credit: Google Two men were yesterday¬†(April 27) been charged with criminal damage after an incident at the BAE Systems site at Warton. Daniel Woodhouse, 29, of […]

12 hours ago
Advertisement Advertisement Don’t leave keys near letterbox warning after Preston burglary

The Orchard in Woodplumpton Pic: Google The Orchard in Woodplumpton Pic: Google Homeowners are being warned not to leave their keys near the door after a ‘hook and cane’ burglary near Preston. A car has been […]

22 hours ago
Fulwood newsagents raided by knife-wielding man

Police have released a CCTV picture of a man following the incident Police have released a CCTV picture of a man following the incident A newsagents in Fulwood has been targeted by an armed raider for the second time in six months. […]

1 day ago
Teenager found during human trafficking arrests in Fishwick

New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google New Hall Lane where the car was stopped Pic: Google A teenager is now in police protection following a human trafficking police operation during Thursday morning. Preston Police carried out […]

1 day ago
The teenage boy who has been missing for two weeks

Joshua is missing from the Tarleton area A teenage boy from Tarleton has now been missing for two weeks. Joshua Oakey was last seen around 1.15pm on April 11 in […]

2 days ago
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