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Hero police officer saves woman on London Road bridge

The woman had been going to jump from the side of the bridge on the A6 at Walton-le-Dale into the River Ribble Pic: 70023venus2009 A police officer grabbed a woman seconds before she was about to jump into the River Ribble. Preston Police said an officer jumped from his moving vehicle in the early […]

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Search continues for missing Cumbrian teen who could be in Preston

Abbie Webster A Cumbrian teenager could have travelled to Preston say police. Abbie Webster has been missing since Thursday (17 January) evening. Cumbria Police have issued the appeal to find the 17-year-old […]

1 day ago
Police trace man wanted for Plungington fight

Miguel Di Palma A fugitive on-the-run in Preston has been found hiding at a house in Ashton-on-Ribble. Preston Police had been searching for Miguel Di Palma. The 21-year-old was wanted by police after […]

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Preston man arrested on suspicion of penguin thefts

A Preston man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a pair of penguins. Nottinghamshire Police said on Friday (18 January) they had located two Humboldt penguins who were taken […]

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Advertisement Advertisement Man charged with Goosnargh cash machine theft

The Londis shop was targeted in Whittingham Lane Pic: Google A Preston man has been charged in connection with the attempted theft of a cash machine in a village on the edge of the city. Preston Police were called to […]

2 days ago
Frenchwood burglary suspects held as mounted police patrols continue

Mounted police in Cadogan Place Pic: Lancs Mounted Police Two men have been arrested following a spate of burglaries in Frenchwood and Avenham. Preston Police stepped up patrols following a number of break-ins. Residents had taken to Twitter to […]

3 days ago
Fulwood cash machine raid sees three men wanted

Aftermath of the cash point raid in Fulwood Pic: Jack Cannings Three men are being hunted after a cash machine raid in Fulwood. Preston Police were called at 11.40pm on Wednesday 16 January. Residents nearby reported hearing a loud explosion shortly […]

3 days ago
‘Explosion’ heard in Fulwood cash machine raid

Police presence in Garstang Road Pic: Blog Preston Fulwood residents were awoken to the sound of an explosion late on Wednesday. A raid on a Post Office cash machine saw a heavy police presence in Garstang Road. The […]

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