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Man arrested for throwing slate at police officer in Ashton-on-Ribble street

Stocks Rd. Ashton Pic: Karl Yates A 46-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of police assault and ABH. Police were called to reports of a man behaving in a threating manner Bulmer Street, Ashton at […]

12 months ago
In case you missed it: Five stories from Preston this week, August 8 to 14

Shoppers in masks on Fishergate Pic: Tony Worrall A lot has happened in Preston over the last seven days. Preston spent its first week back in lockdown, and an additional three Preston and South Ribble libraries are preparing […]

1 year ago
Crime Roundup 03/02/12 – Live online chat with Lancashire police on Tuesday

Police Line Tape Lancashire Constabulary is to hold a special interactive web chat to discuss the importance of staying safe online on Safer Internet Day, Tuesday 7 February. This year the campaign is […]

10 years ago
Lancashire police jail drug gang spanning two continents

A man responsible for organising a major drugs supply chain spanning the UK, Europe and South America has been jailed for 24 years after being extradited from Holland. Michael Williams, […]

10 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Crime Roundup 20/01/12 – Police release evofit after man indecently assaults 16 year old girl

Police have issued a CCTV image of a man they want to speak with after a girl was robbed of her mobile phone at knifepoint last November. The offence took […]

10 years ago
Crime Roundup 13/01/12 – £12,000 of Cannabis seized, and a new helpline for Lancashire Constabulary

  Cannabis with an estimated street value of £12,800 has been seized by police in Preston. 32 mature plants were found at the address on Hopwood Street at around 9am […]

10 years ago
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 […]

10 years ago
Crime Roundup 23/12/11 – Ten arrested on suspicion of theft and vehicle offences

Ten people have been arrested on suspicion of theft and vehicle offences as police carried out a day of action to crackdown on metal theft. 23 scrap metal yards were […]

10 years ago
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