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Police appeal for potential witnesses after sexual assault in Preston city centre

Looking down Glovers Court from Fishergate Pic: Blog Preston Police are appealing for help to find potential witnesses to a serious sexual assault in Preston city centre last month. On Friday 7 January, a man attacked a 17-year-old Preston girl in Glovers […]

6 months ago
Lancashire Police recruiting 40 extra officers for new rape and sex offences unit

Extra police officers are set to join Lancashire Police in Spring 2022 as part of a dedicated Rape and Serious Sexual Offences Team. The 40 extra officers will significantly increase […]

6 months ago
Ingol nurse loses £17k after liquidated builder leaves family home with no roof

An Ingol nurse has appealed for urgent help after a builder left her family home without a roof before vanishing with £17,100. Katie Sowerby is a neurological nurse at Royal […]

6 months ago
Police appeal after two thefts at Cottam Co-Op

Cottam Co-op Pic: Adaeze Abdullahi Police are investigating several burglaries involving the theft of alcohol and cash from a Co-Op shop in Cottam. Around 1.05am on Saturday 29 January, a man entered the store and […]

6 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police appeal after stolen quad bike found in Freckleton

Police are searching for a group of youths after finding a stolen quad bike in Fylde. On Saturday 29 January, at 18.20, police received reports that a group of youths […]

6 months ago
Preston city centre cafe The Larder has windows smashed

Larder staff have thanked the local community for their support after vandals smashed their shop windows during a night of trouble in the city centre. Around 10pm last night (Wednesday […]

6 months ago
South Ribble and Chorley residents urged to hide keys after multiple car thefts

Police have urged South Ribble, Leyland and Chorley residents to conceal their car keys after a series of Hanoi burglaries. A Hanoi-style burglary, named after a police initiative created to […]

7 months ago
Here for Humanity to host Plungington councillor surgery this Wednesday

Preston Here For Humanity Headquarters in Eldon Street A Preston charity is this week holding a Plungington councillor surgery to tackle local complaints and improve the area. At 7pm on Wednesday 26 January, residents and people employed in […]

7 months ago
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