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

Man who burgled two Plungington homes is jailed

Colin Hannan carried out both burglaries in broad daylight Pic: Preston Police A man charged with ‘despicable’ burglaries has been jailed. Colin Hannan was sentenced to three years and four months in prison. During a sentencing at Preston Crown Court the 49-year-old, […]

1 day ago
Mum tells of shock as car ploughs into front garden just inches from kid’s trampoline

Firefighters making the scene safe in Ribbleton Hall Drive Pic: Vicki Louise/Blog Preston A mother has told how wet weather may have saved the lives of her children. Vicki Louise said her children and friends regularly play out on the trampoline in their […]

3 days ago
Driver crashes into front garden near Ribbleton school

BMW abandoned in Ribbleton Pic: Blog Preston A driver fled their vehicle after a crash in Ribbleton during Wednesday afternoon. A BMW driver lost control and crashed into the front garden of a property in Ribbleton Hall […]

3 days ago
Police hunt for missing Sam Nash

Police are asking the public to help find 20-year-old Sam Nash. Sam, who lives in Preston, has not been seen since yesterday (August 13) and officers are trying to track […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Man bailed after shots were fired in Ribbleton

Sulby Grove in Ribbleton was targeted Pic: Google A 33-year-old man who was arrested after shots were fired at a house in Rbbleton has been released on bail. Officers are continuing to investigate what they believe to have […]

4 days ago
Two shots fired at door of property in Ribbleton

Sulby Grove in Ribbleton was targeted Pic: Google Police are appealing for witnesses after shots were fired in Ribbleton. Two shots were fired at the door of a property in Sulby Grove off Franklands Drive. Preston Police say […]

5 days ago
Preston man banned from attending football matches for five years after disorder

Ryan Crewe was convicted after being identified in CCTV footage A Preston man has been banned from watching any football game in England and Wales after violence following a Preston North End game. Ryan Crewe was convicted of breaching the […]

6 days ago
Parked car left smashed as driver lost control on busy Fulwood road

The damage can be seen to both vehicles Pic: LancsRoadPolice A BMW driver lost control in a crash on a busy Fulwood road. Preston Police closed off part of Black Bull Lane during Sunday (11 August) afternoon. Shortly after 4pm […]

6 days ago
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