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Preston councillor calls for end to ‘discriminatory’ stop and searches

Councillor John Potter of Cadley ward has called on Lancashire Constabulary to end ‘discriminatory’ stop and searches. This comes after Liberal Democrat MPs put forward a Bill in the House […]

10 months ago
Firearms officers take to Preston streets as part of training exercise

Police say they will be supporting Highways England throughout the protest Pic: Lancs Police Lancashire Police Constabulary have issued a public warning to notify Preston residents of a training exercise that is taking place today (July 6). Firearms officers will be seen around the […]

12 months ago
Three Preston men arrested in major drugs investigation

police-project-medusa Three men aged 35, 46 and 47 from Preston have been arrested in a major drugs investigation to tackle county lines dealing. On February 25 officers, alongside police from Merseyside, […]

1 year ago
Investment to support safer streets in Preston

Lancs-PCC-Clive-Grunshaw-with-Street-Pastors Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has shown his support for street pastors and angels with £25,000 put towards the cause. The lion’s share will go to Preston and South Ribble, […]

1 year ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crime Roundup 06/01/12 – Stolen puppy returned to owner, dangerous driver leaves teenager with spinal injuries

A 12 week old puppy which was stolen in Preston has been reunited with its owner. Rio, a Staffordshire Bull Terrier, was stolen from outside Spar on Water Lane in […]

9 years ago
Crime Roundup 04/11/11 – Boy, 16, assaulted in Penwortham

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 31 year old woman was assaulted on a bus in Preston while she was with her two year old son. The woman got […]

10 years ago
Overall crime in Lancashire falls, but sexual offences on the rise

Overall crime in Lancashire is falling, according to Home Office figures released yesterday. The findings show a 4.8 percent reduction in overall crime from July 2010 to June 2011, which […]

10 years ago
Police raise awareness of anti-social behaviour with viral video

This afternoon we recieved a direct message to the Blog Preston Twitter account from Lancashire Constabulary that looked suspiciously like one of the spam messages that’s been going around. If you’re […]

10 years ago
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