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

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 […]

3 days 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 […]

5 days 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 […]

6 days 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 […]

7 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston man arrested after shots fired in Deepdale

A man has been arrested shots were fired in Deepdale last month. The 28-year-old from Preston was detained on suspicion of possession of a firearm with intent at an address in […]

7 days ago
Four Ribbleton locals arrested after shining laser into sky at police helicopter

Police helicopter in the sky. Preston police’s Immediate Response team were harassed by a laser being shone into the sky by a member of a household in Ribbleton. The police helicopter was searching for a […]

7 days ago
Two arrested following death of motorcyclist in M55 collision

Two people have been arrested after a motorcyclist died following a collision on the M55 motorway. The crash happened at 9pm on Sunday (September 6th) when an Audi A4 collided […]

1 week ago
Concern for missing Preston man with links to South Ribble

Update: Winston has been found Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of a man who is missing from his home in Preston. Winston Daley, 76, also known as […]

2 weeks ago
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