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Gang of six who attacked Runshaw College student with a machete jailed

Runshaw College where the attack took place Pic: LancsLive Six men have been jailed for their part in a weaponised attack on Runshaw college in 2019. The disorder which left a student aged 17, with arm injuries after a […]

18 hours ago
Preston man jailed for dragging woman back to his flat and raping her after night out

Quarashi Suliman, 22, of Osborne Street in Preston has been found guilty of rape and sentenced to eight years and four months in prison after he dragged a woman into […]

21 hours 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 […]

1 month ago
Man stabbed with potato peeler in row between neighbours in Preston

Elona Green A man was stabbed in the neck with a potato peeler during a row between neighbours at a block of flats in Preston. David Crossett was left with a 2cm […]

3 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Two men jailed for carrying over £3k worth of Class A and B drugs on Preston’s railways

Two men have been jailed for a combined total of over five years for carrying Class A drugs on the railway. The arrests followed a British Transport Police investigation. Jai […]

5 months ago
Cleaners ‘scoped out’ the Ashton-on-Ribble house they worked in before stealing wedding rings, family photos and jewellery

Lisa Power and Samantha Addison A pair of cleaners who burgled the house they worked in, stealing £11,000 of sentimental jewellery and electrical items, have been jailed. Samantha Addison, 47, and Lisa Power, 40, were […]

5 months ago
Drunk driver who did a u-turn on the M6 at Charnock Richard is jailed

Moses Khombe, jailed drunk driver. Pic: Lancashire police A drunk driver who crashed into another car while trying to do a U-turn on the M6 has been jailed. Moses Khombe, 41, of Lake View, Dunstable, appeared at Preston […]

5 months ago
Woman charged with murder of Longton man

Cedar Grove in Longton Pic: Google A woman has been charged with murder following the death of a man in Longton. Police were called around 3.50am on March 6 to a report of a serious assault […]

6 months ago
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