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Arrests after elderly Preston woman conned out of £200,000

Elderly woman's hands Pic: Sabine van Erp from Pixabay Two men have been arrested by police investigating a £200,000 fraud in Preston. Officers from Lancashire Police’s Economic Crime Unit executed two warrants at addresses in Blackburn yesterday (Tuesday 22 […]

13 hours ago
Appeal after man stabbed in Plungington in broad daylight

Plungington stabbing CCTV Police want to speak to two men after a stabbing in Plungington. The incident happened on Wednesday 9 September just after 4pm outside the Co-op Food shop in Plungington Road. […]

23 hours ago
Teenage boys arrested after sheds broken into in Fulwood and Ribbleton

Police arrested two 15-year-boys on suspicion of burglary during Monday (21 September). Following reports of sheds being broken into in the Ribbleton and Fulwood areas of Preston. Read more: Woman […]

2 days ago
Woman targeted 81-year-old widow with dementia for her own financial gain

A woman who preyed on a vulnerable man with dementia has handed a three year Criminal Behaviour Order to protect the public. Claire Neville, 48, of no fixed address, persistently […]

3 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Over £80,000 has been awarded to help reoffenders in Lancashire

Over £80,000 of additional funding has been awarded to reducing reoffending and making communities safer by Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw. Charities, organisations and partners were again able […]

1 week ago
Organiser of Kirkham party with 45 people and live band hit with £10,000 fine

Dowbridge area of Kirkham Pic: Google The organiser of a party in Kirham has been issued with a £10,000 fixed penalty notice by police after breaching Covid-19 regulations. Officers received reports of the breach at around […]

2 weeks ago
Appeal for footage of Land Rover after shotgun fired in Deepdale

The silver Land Rover Police are appealing for CCTV or dashcam footage of a silver Land Rover as part of their investigation into shots being fired in Deepdale. Two shots, believed to be from […]

2 weeks ago
‘The time has come to draw a line’ – police warn of consequences for those who break covid-19 rules

The Deputy Chief Constable, Terry Woods, has warned of stiff consequences for those who break the restrictions in place to control Covid-19. As the ‘Rule of Six’ comes into force […]

2 weeks ago
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