Cannabis farms uncovered in Ribbleton and Fishwick after police raids

Preston Police have executed a drug warrant at an address on Ribbleton Avenue on Tuesday, 15 June as part of the response to some recent violent incidents in the Plungington […]

3 months ago
Cannabis farm raided and man arrested in Deepdale

Police pictured entering a property in Arkwright Road Pic: Crispin Robinson Police have been seen attending an addressing on Arkwright Road today (Wednesday 24 March). It is reported that the address is part of a cannabis farm and the police have […]

6 months ago
‘Substantial’ cannabis grow found in Leyland

Leyland cannabis grow Pic: South Ribble Police A ‘substantial’ cannabis grow has been discovered in Leyland. Police officers from Leyland and Chorley found the grow at an address in Worden Lane on Thursday (4 March). Posting on […]

7 months ago
Lea dog owner warns of dangers after Rodney the Basset Hound falls ill from eating ‘cannabis’ at Haslam Park

Rodney the Basset Hound A Lea dog owner is warning others to be vigilant after her pooch fell ill from consuming what was believed to be cannabis during a walk in Haslam Park. Fran […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Cannabis factory found in Little Eccleston

Yesterday morning (30 December) Fylde Neighbourhood Officers, Fylde and Wyre Taskforce executed a drugs warrant in Little Eccleston. The raid was put in place after they received community intelligence in […]

9 months ago
Shoppers help police sniff out a huge cannabis farm in Preston city centre

Cannabis farm located on Church Street. Pic: Preston police Preston Neighbourhood Task Force have located a cannabis farm consisting of 600 mature adult plants. The cannabis farm was found on Church Street in the city centre. Concerns were raised […]

9 months ago
Missing woman from Preston now wanted in connection with the cultivation of cannabis

Police are looking to find Xiaolin Wang, 39, as she is wanted in connection with the cultivation of cannabis after a set up worth around £400k was found in Preston. […]

10 months ago
Police arrest two men found hiding in loft above St Matthews cannabis factory

Cannabis found (left) and an officer cutting through the roller shutter Two men found hiding in the loft space above a large cannabis factory in the St Matthews area have been arrested and charged. The Preston Neighbourhood Police Task Force and […]

1 year ago
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