Police appeal to trace Leyland man after he failed to appear at court

Adrian Maud, 43, Leyland. Pic: Lancashire police Police are appealing for information about a man who has failed to appear at court. Adrian Maud, 43, from Leyland is now wanted on warrant. After numerous enquiries to find […]

4 weeks ago
Offenders who target vulnerable victims in South Ribble brought to justice by Operation Chastity

Operation Chastity is an ongoing campaign which targets offenders who prey on vulnerable people for financial gain. The campaign, which has been running for several years, covers the South Ribble […]

5 months ago
Lodger jailed for life for murder of his vulnerable friend Steven May in Deepdale

A Preston man who bullied and murdered his vulnerable friend after moving in with him has been jailed for life. Darren Taylor, 45, abused Steven May, 50, physically and financially, […]

1 year ago
Driver who killed married couple in M6 collision jailed

An uninsured driver who caused the death of a married couple in a motorway crash has been jailed. James Nichol, 23, of Wesley Street, Ossett, Wakefield, was sentenced to eight […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Pension firm which mismanaged £14m wound up by court

Hundreds of investors have been left with £14m missing from their savings pots after a Preston pension firm was wound up by the High Court this week. The Insolvency Service […]

2 years ago
Fulwood man admits he wrote racist graffiti on Masjid E Salaam Mosque

Paul Melling snapped the work ongoing at the mosque A man has admitted he was responsible for racist graffiti at a Fulwood mosque. Gavin Edghill, 47, of Lower Bank Road, Fulwood, pleaded guilty to five counts of racially aggravated […]

2 years ago
Teenager locked up for stabbing outside Waterstones in Preston

The incident took place outside Waterstones Pic: Google A 17-year-old who stabbed a teenage boy outside Waterstones on a busy Saturday afternoon has been sentenced to three years at a youth offending institute. At 1.30pm on September 8, […]

3 years ago
Lego thief, man who stole ladies M&S tops and Church Street drunk – Preston Magistrates’ Court latest

Preston Magistrates’ Court Here’s a look at some of the cases at Preston Magistrates’s Court from Monday 29 October to Saturday 10 November and the penalties handed out by magistrates. […]

3 years ago
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