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Preston man charged with attempted murder

Paul Walerysiak, 51, of St Gerorges Road, Preston is due to appear before Preston Magistrates this morning (Friday, September 21st) charged with attempted murder. Police and paramedics were called to […]

10 years ago
Crime Roundup 23/12/11 – Ten arrested on suspicion of theft and vehicle offences

Ten people have been arrested on suspicion of theft and vehicle offences as police carried out a day of action to crackdown on metal theft. 23 scrap metal yards were […]

11 years ago
Crime Roundup 16/12/2011 – Woman sentenced after pleading guilty to killing mother

A Preston woman has been sentenced to an indefinite hospital order after pleading guilty to killing her mother at the house they shared in Ashton. Elizabeth Donnelly, 27, of Preesall […]

11 years ago
Crime Roundup 25/11/11 – Man jailed for sexual abuse of young girls

A man has been jailed for 19 years for the sexual abuse of young girls dating back more than 30 years. Vincent Whittingham, (pictured above), 69, of Stydd Lane in […]

11 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crime roundup 28/10/11 – Police seize crack cocaine and hunt ‘Penwortham flasher’

Police have seized crack cocaine and hundreds of pounds in cash when they stopped a car in Penwortham. The vehicle was pulled over by police Wednesday evening on Liverpool Road. […]

11 years ago
Elderly couple tell of their ordeal as police tackle rogue traders

Rogue traders and doorstep sellers across Lancashire were targeted in a national day of action yesterday. The day, which police forces and trading standards took part in, comes as part […]

11 years ago
Lancashire Constabulary target rural crime with high profile policing

Lancashire Constabulary have kicked off a new campaign to combat rural crime with a week of high profile policing activity across the county. Operation Firecrest has seen officers conducting extra […]

11 years ago
Crime in Lancashire falls to record low, according to Home Office

Crime in Lancashire has fallen 5% to a record low over the past year, according to new figures. 102,503 offences were reported between April of last year and the end […]

11 years ago
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