Preston man jailed for two years after pleading guilty to two robberies in Greater Manchester

A man from Preston has been jailed for more than two years following two burglaries in Bolton and Tameside. Liam Farnworth, born 24 January 1998, of Frenchwood Street, Preston was […]

6 months ago
Listen to scam call where fraudster pretended to be police officer and conned Preston pensioner

Elderly people across Preston are being warned about a series of frauds targeting older victims. Officers investigating a series of courier frauds have released a recording of an offender on […]

6 months ago
Police release pictures of men wanted in connection with booze thefts from Booths stores in and around Preston

Lancashire Police are appealing for information to identify these men following a number of alcohol thefts from Booths stores across the county. Between December and January police have received reports […]

6 months ago
Preston man arrested after attempted burglary of quick test coronavirus kits at Walton-le-Dale Covid testing centre

coronavirus testing Preston Police have released information surrounding an attempted burglary on Friday, January 8. A man arrived at the Covid testing centre in Walton-le-Dale claiming to be a staff member. He […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Illegal gatherings in a school marquee condemned by South Ribble Police

South Ribble Police have been made aware that a group of males and females have been attending the Junior Methodist School on Canberra Road in Leyland. They have been gathering […]

8 months ago
Fulwood newsagent subjected to attempted early hours break in

Boarded up window at Broadway News in Fulwood Pic: Blog Preston Broadway News newsagents in Fulwood suffered an attempted break in at around 1am on Saturday, 5 December. The alarms were set off and windows shattered. Afterwards, two people wearing all […]

8 months ago
Preston man arrested as police intercept £2.5m worth of amphetamines

What police found in the back of the lorry at Wheeton Pic: National Crime Agency A haul of a cutting agent that would make class B drug Amphetamine, worth around £2.5 million at street level, has been seized between Preston and Blackpool as part of […]

8 months ago
New police car to be funded which is custom-built to house drone unit for use across Preston and Lancashire

One of the drones being used to spot mines Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw has praised Lancashire Constabulary’s dedicated drone team, after funding a new vehicle to support the ‘vital’ work they are doing to help keep […]

9 months ago
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