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Man who trafficked woman into Preston brothel sentenced

A man who trafficked a woman to the UK to work as a prostitute has been jailed for 12 years. Florica Calin arranged and paid for the woman to come […]

5 days ago
Appeal for Preston man after assault and threats were made to woman in hotel room

*Update: Police have now found and arrested Daniel Addison* Police have sent out an appeal requesting information about the whereabouts of 26 year-old Daniel Addison. The incident police want to […]

2 weeks ago
Police in Preston and Lancashire issue Covid rules reminder as lockdown easing continues

Lancashire Police is reminding residents it will continue to take a common sense and proportionate approach to policing as lockdown measures continue to ease in England. From today (Monday, 17 […]

4 weeks ago
Weapons recovered and three arrests in armed response to Bilsborrow incident

Weapons were recovered following the incident Pic: @LancsARV / Twitter A county-wide policing effort has seen arrests made after an incident in Bilsborrow on Saturday night (24 April). Lancashire Police armed response unit stopped a vehicle, resulting in weapons being […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Local elections 2021: Police and crime commissioner candidates for Lancashire confirmed

The Harris has been used as a polling station at previous elections Pic: Tony Worrall The next local elections for Preston and Lancashire are set to take place on Thursday 6 May – the first local elections since May 2019. Read more: Preston local elections […]

2 months ago
Woman given hospital order for manslaughter of her grandfather in Longton

A woman has been sentenced for the manslaughter of her grandfather. Elizabeth Birtwistle, 32, of no fixed address, was given a hospital order at Preston Crown Court for the manslaughter […]

2 months ago
Bamber Bridge man charged with attempted murder after Chorley stabbing

Malik Hussain of Bamber Bridge appeared in front of Preston Magistrates court on Thursday 25 March and charged with attempted murder. Read more: Man taken to hospital with ‘significant stab […]

3 months ago
Police want to trace Preston man after community and restraining order breached

Lancashire Police are searching for the whereabouts of wanted man David Dunn from Preston. He is wanted by police for breaching a restraining order and community order. He also failed […]

3 months ago
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