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Appeal for witnesses after Ribbleton Lane crash

The stationary Peugeot collided with a store front Police are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of a crash on Ribbleton Laneon Wednesday (July 8) to come forward. The crash occurred close to the junction of […]

20 hours ago
Police launch appeal to trace missing woman last seen in Deepdale

Linda Goldsmith has been missing since yesterday. An appeal has been launched by the police to find a missing woman who was last seen heading to Preston city centre. Linda Goldsmith was last seen on Tuesday (July […]

3 days ago
Teenager stabbed in the head in Avenham Park

A teenager was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the head in Avenham Park on Monday. At 5:15pm, emergency services were called to a area close to the Old […]

4 days ago
Huge haul of cannabis recovered as police continue to tackle drugs in Plungington

Police have recovered around 50kg of cannabis bud following a raid at a property in Plungington. Preston’s Neighbourhood Police Task Force took 250 plants from the property during the raid […]

4 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement 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 […]

5 days ago
More drugs seized in Plungington and Ashton police raids

A significant amount of class A drugs were seized by the neighbourhood police team. Police seized knuckle dusters, cash and Class A drugs during the morning raids in Preston. The raid was executed as a misuse of drugs act warrant at an address in […]

1 week ago
Drugs seized during raids in Plungington

Police are continuing to crack down on the causes of neighbourhood problems in Plungington. Last night (Saturday June 27), officers executed a warrant and seized drugs from a house in […]

2 weeks ago
The battle to restore pride in Plungington amid a crime wave

A faded Plungington Road sign Pic: Liam/Doktorb A grid pattern of streets, ginnels and a proud history for this most Preston of areas defines it. But Plungington has been in the spotlight in recent weeks with residents […]

2 weeks ago
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