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

Farington Roofing warning people of the scam artists operating under the same name

How people receive money from the government will change with the introduction of Universal Credit Farington Roofing in Chorley have taken to social media to warn residents about a wave of poor work being done under their name. The scam artists have been providing ‘less […]

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Police seize stolen caravans from traveller site on Ribbleton Park

Police have seized stolen caravans from a traveller site on Ribbleton Park following a theft from a storage unit in Euxton. After arriving at the park, Lancashire Road Police and […]

23 hours ago
Police arrest Preston woman following Ribbleton stabbing

Police have arrested a 25-year-old Preston woman on suspicion of assault following a stabbing in Ribbleton. The police were called at around 12.05am on Wednesday 28 July to reports that […]

1 day ago
Lancashire’s PCC asking for your views on what should be included in the Police and Crime Plan

Police and Crime Commissioner Andrew Snowden is asking Preston and Lancashire residents for their help as he seeks to create a new Police and Crime Plan for the county. The […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police arrest second wanted Bamber Bridge man

Lancashire Police have arrested a second man in their hunt for Lancashire’s most wanted. Robert Towers, who was wanted after failing to appear at court, has come forward following the […]

2 days ago
Man found guilty of Sarmad Al-Saidi’s murder over a £25 debt

Jamie Dixon, 19. Pic: Lancashire police A 19-year-old man has been found guilty of murdering 16-year-old Sarmad Al-Saidi in Preston two days before Christmas. Sarmad was stabbed in the chest and legs in a conservatory in […]

3 days ago
Police arrest wanted Bamber Bridge man

Adam Bhamji Pic: Lancashire Police Lancashire Police have caught one of the most wanted men in the county following the launch of Operation Hunter. Police wanted Adam Yusif Bhamji from Bamber Bridge on recall to […]

3 days ago
19-year-old Prestonian drowns following tragic accident near St Anne’s pier

The family of 19-year-old Prestonian Adam Dodd have paid tribute to him following his tragic death last week. Adam sadly died after getting into difficulty in the sea close to […]

3 days ago
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