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

Appeal after police link three robberies in Preston

POLICE are renewing their appeal for information after three robberies took place in just three days in the Preston area last month. Officers are continuing to conduct enquiries into the […]

12 years ago
Appeal after robbery at Preston bookmakers

POLICE are appealing for witness to come forward following a robbery at a Preston bookmakers on Friday 21 September. The robbery took place around 9.15pm when two men have entered […]

12 years ago
Post-mortem shows Preston toddler Lia Green died from “significant internal injuries”

lia green Police are continuing to question a man and a woman from Preston in connection with the murder of toddler Lia Green. The 3-year-old girl died as a result of “significant […]

12 years ago
Two arrested after death of 3-year-old Preston girl Lia Green

Police Line Tape A man and a woman from Preston have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a 3-year-old girl. Lia Green was taken from her home at Norris […]

12 years ago
Bottle Stop: Lancashire widow starts campaign to ban glass bottles after husband Philip Sherriff died at Jessie J gig

Jane Sherriff and Philip Sherriff A Lancashire woman whose husband was killed in a bottle attack at a London nightclub has started an online campaign to ban glass bottles in city centre venues. Jane Sherriff, […]

12 years ago
Driver left shaken after racist abuse and car door kicked in at Preston traffic lights

corporation street Police are wanting to speak to this man after a car was vandalised while waiting at a set of traffic lights in Preston. The incident, which is being treated as […]

12 years ago
Police release CCTV image after man headbutted on Preston train

preston train This is the man wanted by police after a rail passenger was headbutted in the face while on a train to Manchester Airport. A 39-year-old man boarded the train at […]

12 years ago
Police recover £20,000 from criminals in Preston

police tape Preston police have seized back over £20,000 from eight criminals in the city. Officers raided properties across the city to recover the cash from men known for organised crime. Preston […]

12 years ago
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