Menu

Crime

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

Man found near Harris Museum with serious head injuries

Lancashire Constabulary has launched an investigation after a man was left with critical injuries in Preston City Centre. Shortly before 3am on Friday, 12th August, the police were called by […]

2 days ago
Urgent appeal to find ‘dangerous’ man wanted in connection with Ribbleton firearms incident

Karl Bruney Police have launched an urgent appeal to find a Preston man wanted in connection with a Ribbleton firearms incident. Officers want to speak to Karl Bruney after the incident in […]

2 days ago
Clifton man jailed for blackmail and indecent images

A man has been jailed for seven years and three months after he committed blackmail. 29-year-old Zeashan Mahmood Foxtail Close in Clifton, Preston committed blackmail involving two victims over a […]

2 days ago
Man with links to Preston city centre, Plungington and Penwortham wanted by police

Daryl Cooke Police are appealing for help to find a Preston man with links to the city centre, Plungington and Penwortham. Daryl Cooke, 31, is wanted in relation to a robbery on […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement In Case You Missed It: Five stories from Preston this week July 30 to August 5

Daffodils in Preston city centre with the Harris and Cenotaph behind Pic: Tony Worrall Last weekend saw the return of the popular Chorley Flower Show, with around 11,000 attendees enjoying the sunshine near the Grade II-listed Astley Hall. Elsewhere in the region, encouraging news for […]

1 week ago
Police treating death of Ribbleton baby boy as unexplained

A five-month-old baby boy found by police in a house in Ribbleton on Wednesday has passed away. On Wednesday, 3 August, North West Ambulance Service called Lancashire Police, who attended […]

1 week ago
Appeal to trace woman after items taken from vehicle in Ribbleton

Police have appealed to find a woman they want to speak to in connection with a theft from a motor vehicle in Ribbleton. Preston Police have asked the public to […]

1 week ago
Police appeal after cash and perfume stolen in Leyland burglary

Police have appealed for help to trace a man after a break-in at a house in Leyland. The burglary occurred at a house in Fox Lane, Leyland, around 3.30am on […]

2 weeks ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures Keep the Pavement DryLily in full bloomStreetSessions HouseThe old & the restoredEmpty buildingThe BluebellHistorical building View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.