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Mercedes seized after uninsured driver sped through streets of Preston

Lancashire Police Tactical Operations took to social media to let Prestonians know that they have seized another vehicle after the driver was not sticking to the speed limit. Read more: […]

9 months ago
Police appeal to find wanted man with links to Preston and Leyland

Police are appealing for information to find a man wanted for a number of offences including stalking, criminal damage and witness intimidation. Roy Butterworth, also known as Roy Gentile, 36, […]

9 months ago
102 knives and weapons surrendered in Avenham as part of Operation Sceptre

As part of Operation Sceptre, Preston police officers emptied the knife surrender bin on Princess Street in Avenham. A total of 102 knives and other weapons have been surrendered by […]

9 months ago
Thieves steal safe from Age Concern centre in Lostock Hall

Thieves caused hundreds of pounds worth of damage this week after smashing into an Age Concern centre to steal a safe. On Monday 15 November, the thieves broke into Age […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston MP vows to protect abused shopworkers under ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign

A Preston MP has backed a campaign that seeks to protect shopworkers from violence and abuse. Sir Mark Hendrick has backed retail trade union Usdaw’s ‘Freedom from Fear’ campaign after […]

9 months ago
Three men wanted for ‘terrifying’ armed robbery at Co-Op in Leyland

Police are trying to identify three men from CCTV footage of a violent armed robbery at Leyland Co-op. At around 10.10pm on Saturday 13 November, Co-op staff were locking up […]

9 months ago
Man seen trying car doors on Holland House estate

Cars were tried in the Holland House estate in Bamber Bridge Pic: Google Police have received reports of a man trying to open car doors on the Holland House estate between Bamber Bridge and Walton-le-Dale. The incident occurred last Saturday (13 November), at […]

9 months ago
Woman posing as carer tries to enter elderly resident’s home in Preston’s College Court

Preston Police have warned residents to remain vigilant after a woman posing as a carer tried to gain entry into an elderly victim’s home. The woman also appeared to try […]

9 months ago
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