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

Fulwood, Ashton-on-Ribble and Walton-le-Dale men charged with firearms and drug supply offences

Police on the M6 Three men from Preston are amongst 13 other people charged with firearms and drug supply offences. Lancashire Police raided homes across Lancashire, Manchester and Cumbria this week as part of […]

2 days ago
M6 delays remain as police stop car and driver triggers search

Traffic slowing at Junction 29 of the M6 for Bamber Bridge Pic: Traffic England Motorists are being warned of long delays due to a police incident on the M6 northbound at Bamber Bridge. National Highways North West said the incident has cleared, around 1pm […]

2 days ago
Troubled microbar’s ex-boss could be banned in last bid ditch to keep it open

Tulketh Tap Room. Credit: Blog Preston The former manager of a troubled micropub could be legally banned from entering its bar – despite living above it. Ray Woods has been in charge of Tulketh Tap Room […]

3 days ago
Hunt for Preston woman, 35, in connection with burglary

Kelly Henry, who also uses the surname Delaney, is wanted by police Pic: Preston Police Police are seeking a woman in connection with a burglary. Preston Police have issued details of Kelly Henry, who also uses the surname Delaney. 35-year-old Henry is wanted in connection […]

3 days ago
Man arrested in Ingol on suspicion of cross-Channel small boat crossings

NCA officers entering a property in Ingol Pic: NCA A second man has been arrested in Preston as part of an investigation into cross-Channel small boat crossings. National Crime Agency officers raided a property in Ingol during Wednesday (10 […]

4 days ago
Search underway for Preston woman with distinctive rose tattoos

Theresa Fitzpatrick A search is underway for a woman missing from Preston with two distinctive tattoos. Theresa Fitzpatrick, 37, was last seen on Wellington Road in Preston at 3.45pm on Monday, 1 […]

5 days ago
Arrest made after cannabis farm discovery in Chorley

An arrest has been made following a cannabis farm discovery in Chorley. Police officers from the Chorley neighbourhood team attended an address on Sunny Brow, Coppull, yesterday (8 July) and […]

6 days ago
5am lock-ins, drug accusations and a man unconscious in an alley put Tulketh Tap on brink of losing licence

Tulketh Tap Room. Credit: Blog Preston Preston‚Äôs licensing subcommittee will this week hear claims of drug dealing, violence and after hours boozing at a troubled micropub. The subcommittee will meet on Wednesday in response to a […]

6 days ago
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