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

Police hunt convicted Ribbleton robber on the run from prison

ryan walch Police are appealing again for information about a convicted robber on the run in Preston. Ryan Walch, 26, of Acacia Road, Ribbleton, was jailed for robbery for five years in […]

12 years ago
Crackdown on youths terrorising Ribbleton estate

Police Line Tape Police have stepped up patrols on a Ribbleton estate due to youth annoyance in the area. Local residents on Robin Street have made complaints about youths trespassing into gardens, making […]

12 years ago
Police hunt female clubber after assault in Assembly bar

assembly bar This is a woman police believe assaulted another woman during a night out in the city last month. The CCTV image shows the blonde woman standing outside The Assembly bar. […]

12 years ago
Preston brothers jailed for baseball bat assault in Ashton

jordan fish Two Preston brothers who assaulted a man with a baseball bat have been jailed for 12 weeks. Jordan Fish, 18, and Reece Fish, 21, pleaded guilty to assault after attacking […]

12 years ago
CCTV image released after assault in Ingol

tag lane This is the man police are hunting after “brutal assault” on a bus passenger in Ingol. The assault left a 21-year-old man with a broken nose and bad bruising. Two […]

12 years ago
Woman robbed at knife point outside Ribbleton cash machine

Police Line Tape Police are hunting an Asian man after a knife point robbery outside a cash machine in Ribbleton. A 27-year-old woman was withdrawing money from the machine outside Costcutters on Ribbleton […]

12 years ago
Five charged in drugs raids across Preston

cannabis factory Police have revealed a crackdown on drug dealers in the city has led to 16 arrests. Five people have been charged by Lancashire Police as they launched Operation Mercury last […]

12 years ago
Bungling burglar sent down after attempting to steal twice from the same Fulwood home

michael bailey A burglar who went back to a house he had already stolen goods from and was caught by police has been sent down for two-and-a-half-years. Michael Bailey, 34, from St […]

12 years ago
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