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

Man in his 30s stabbed in stomach in Plungington as woman arrested

The attack saw a police cordon set up around College Court and Cambridge Court Pic: Blog Preston A man in his 30s remains in hospital after a stabbing in the Plungington area of Preston. Preston Police say they are treating two incidents as linked after being called […]

3 hours ago
Police appeal for wanted man in connection with assault in Ribbleton

Preston Police are looking for a 25-year-old man who is wanted in connection with an assault in the city. Jordan Tait is wanted in connection with an investigation into an […]

4 hours ago
Couple caught on camera stealing milk from doorstep in Ingol

The couple were caught on CCTV. A couple were seen stealing milk from a doorstep in Preston this morning (29 May). The pair were spotted on Bexhill Road in Ingol, Preston and were caught in the […]

5 hours ago
Two men jailed for burglary in Fulwood

Liam Jackson (left) and Lee Collier. Pic: Preston Police Two men have been jailed following a burglary on Williams Lane in Preston. Preston Police were called to a house in the early hours of the morning on 21 November […]

8 hours ago
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Guy Flintham conned friends and family as part of heartbreaking £19m fraud

Guy Flintham A man originally from Preston has been sentenced to six years in jail after defrauding more than 240 investors, including friends and family, to the tune of around £19m. Guy […]

1 day ago
Golf driver flew past police at 100mph on M6 driving under the influence with no insurance

The seized car on the M61 A person has been arrested and a vehicle seized after an incident on the motorway network. A Volkswagen Golf passed police on the M6 while travelling at over 100mph in […]

2 days ago
Kittens rescued by police after found playing by busy Preston road

Vera and Lewis were rescued by Lancashire Police Pic: Lancs Police Special Ops Two kittens were rescued by police from the side of a busy Preston road. Lancashire Police’s ‘specialist ops’ team scooped up Vera and Lewis. They were discovered ‘scampering around in […]

3 days ago
Police seek to trace man after Ashton-on-Ribble assault

Police want to speak to this man after the attack Pic: Preston Police A 34-year-old man was left with a fractured eye socket after an attack in Ashton-on-Ribble. Preston Police want to speak to the man pictured in connection with a serious assault. […]

4 days ago
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