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Cannabis farm with 60 plants discovered in Fishwick police raid

Cannabis farm discovered at a property in Clara Street, Preston Preston Police have discovered a cannabis farm at an address in Clara Street, just off London Road in Fishwick. Officers from the neighbourhood policing team located the farm, which had […]

4 weeks ago
12 people charged as Preston cocaine and heroin gang raided

A drugs wipe shown by police Pic: Preston Police 12 people have been charged with drugs supply conspiracy in Preston after a series of warrants were carried out by Lancashire Police in the area. 11 of them appeared before […]

1 month ago
Preston Police officers who saved elderly man who suffered cardiac arrest receive award

Chief Constable Chris Rowley and PS Timperley being presented with their award. Pic: Lancashire Constabulary Officers and staff from Preston and South Lancashire have been recognised for their outstanding contribution to Lancashire Police. The twenty-three people from the South Division, which covers Preston, Chorley and […]

1 month ago
Van driver arrested after runner left with serious injuries in Goosnargh crash

Joshua Bello is currently in Royal Preston Hospital, pictured here with his younger brother Elijah Pic: Lisa Bello/Blog Preston A man has been arrested after an incident which left an avid runner with serious injuries. Joshua Bello is in Royal Preston Hospital with serious injuries after being involved in […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston city centre youth scheme to reduce anti-social behaviour receives cash boost

Police and Crime Commissioner Andrew Snowden, on Fishergate in Preston. Pic: Lancashire Constabulary Schemes across Preston and Lancashire which aim to deter crime and keep people safe have been provided with over £30,000 in funding by Police and Crime Commissioner, Andrew Snowden. The […]

1 month ago
Keen Goosnargh runner ‘left for dead’ in Broughton hit and run

Joshua pictured in hospital ahead of surgery Pic: Lisa Bello/Blog Preston A 25-year-old man is in hospital after being hit by a van while out running. Joshua Bello is in Royal Preston Hospital with two breaks to his neck, a broken […]

1 month ago
Police patrols stepped up after spate of Longridge shed break-ins

Beech Drive in Longridge was on of the streets targeted Pic: Google Homeowners in Longridge and Ribchester are being urged to secure their properties. Ribble Valley Police were called out to a number of burglaries during Friday (19 January) into the early […]

1 month ago
15-year-old Preston boy appears in court on drug charges

Officers patrolling Fishergate Pic: Lancashire Police A 15-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with dealing Class A drugs. The teenager was arrested following a police chase in Preston on Monday 15 January. Around 60 wraps […]

1 month ago
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