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Leyland man jailed for 21 years after abusing young girl

A Leyland man received 21 years in jail last week after sexually abusing a young girl over a ten-year period in the 70s and 80s. Graham Gill, 68, denied the […]

7 months ago
Family pay tribute to ‘loving, devoted and compassionate’ Preston biker

Iain Hamilton The family of a beloved Preston man who sadly died in a motorbike crash on Garstang Road last week have paid tribute. Officers attended Garstang Road, St Michael’s on Wyre, […]

7 months ago
Youths detained after rocks thrown at Leyland police station

South Ribble Police detained two youths yesterday for throwing rocks at a Leyland police station. In a tweet on Monday 17 January, the police posted a photo of three rocks […]

7 months ago
Preston police find ‘up to 500 cannabis plants’ in drugs raid

Preston Taskforce and Preston Neighbourhood policing team joined together to execute a drugs warrant on an address on Manchester Road, Avenham today (Tuesday, January 11). At the location, up to […]

7 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police say ‘no crime committed’ following Frenchwood incident appeal

Police investigating an altercation have now identified and spoken to the man they believed may have been the victim of a crime. On Wednesday, 5 January, officers were called to […]

7 months ago
Police release video in Frenchwood altercation investigation

Selborne Street CCTV image of man in police appeal Detectives investigating an altercation in Preston have released moving footage of a potential victim of a crime, and they remain concerned for his welfare. Officers were called to Selborne Street, […]

7 months ago
Over 200 people arrested for drink and drug driving across Preston and Lancashire

Over 200 people were arrested in December as part of the Lancashire Police countywide clampdown on drink and drug-drivers. Prestonians may have spotted police out during the festive period stopping […]

7 months ago
Man found unconscious in Ribbleton road after attack

Police have arrested a Preston man after a Ribbleton assault left a man in a serious condition in hospital. Police attended a scene on Bowland Road around 5.25am yesterday (Tuesday […]

8 months ago
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