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

Preston man wanted after failing to appear at court to face rape charge

Michael Foster Police are appealing for information after a man failed to appear at Preston Crown Court to face a rape charge. Michael Foster, who lives in Preston, is 34 years old. […]

9 hours ago
GCSE subject books used to set three deliberate fires in Preston

Preston Firefighter Preston firefighters have tackled three deliberate blazes involving school books. Yesterday (Monday 27 June), a spokesperson for Preston Fire Station tweeted: “We have just returned from a third deliberate rubbish […]

2 days ago
Concern for missing teen with links to Preston

Kaya Wilson Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare of 16-year-old Kaya Wilson, who is missing from her home address in Morecambe. Kaya was last seen at around 12.30am on Thursday […]

5 days ago
Lea man arrested on suspicion of fuel theft after Range Rover boxed in by police

Officers boxed the Range Rover in Pic: Preston Police A Lea man has been arrested by police investigating a number of fuel thefts from filling stations. Officers have been investigating after more than £1,000 of fuel was stolen from […]

6 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fourth person charged with murder of Preston man Lee Dawson

Lee Dawson Detectives investigating the death of Lee Dawson in Deepdale have this evening (Thursday 23 June) charged another man with his murder.  This brings to a total four people who have been charged […]

6 days ago
Two more charged in connection with murder of Preston man Lee Dawson

Lee Dawson Detectives investigating the murder of Lee Dawson in Deepdale have yesterday (Wednesday 22 June) charged two more people. Stuart Brown, 36, of Dawson Walk, is charged with murder and Kerry-Ann […]

7 days ago
Warton man jailed for teen’s death

Andrew Smalley jailed for Warton teen's death A man has been jailed for causing the death of a teenager by dangerous driving. Andrew Smalley, of Station Road, Warton, appeared before Preston Crown Court after Ashley Donald was […]

1 week ago
Man dies after being found unresponsive in Church Street

Lancashire Police were called by the North West Ambulance Service to Church Street, Preston on Wednesday 22nd June at 3.23am to reports a man in his 30s had been found […]

1 week ago
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