Lancashire Constabulary

Two children die after Frenchwood house fire

Coronation Crescent Pic: Google The death of two children has followed a house fire in the Frenchwood area of Preston. Officers were called to an address on Coronation Crescent on Friday 8th April at […]

1 month ago
50 new Lancashire Police officers to hit the beat

Fifty new officers have been welcomed to the front line of the Lancashire Constabulary family. The new recruits will head out across the county to begin their careers serving and […]

3 months ago
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 […]

4 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, […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Police bid farewell to retiring Avenham support officer

Lancashire Constabulary has honoured an Avenham PCSO who has retired after serving for 14 years. PCSO Barbara Gornall hung up her bicycle helmet for the final time yesterday (Sunday 5 […]

5 months ago
Lancashire Police appoints new divisional commander to cover Preston, South Ribble and Chorley

Lancashire Police has appointed a new divisional commander for the South Division. Chief Superintendent Eddie Newton will operate under Lancashire Constabulary’s South Division, covering Chorley, Preston, South Ribble, Ormskirk and […]

7 months ago
Preston residents warned by police to ‘stay vigilant’ following the lifting of lockdown restrictions

Face masks being worn on the streets of Preston during Friday (4 December) Pic: Paul Melling Lancashire police are expecting a rise in crime following the easing of lockdown restrictions. They urged Preston residents to stay vigilant, reporting emergencies through 999, as they expect an increase […]

10 months ago
Knife pulled during burglary in Fulwood with jewellery taken

Lancashire Constabulary detectives are appealing for witnesses, CCTV and dashcam footage following an aggravated burglary in Fulwood, Preston. The police were called just after 11am yesterday, 1 July, to reports […]

11 months ago
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