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Gun shot on London Road in Preston was likely firing blanks

A gun fired this morning in Preston was likely a blank-firing weapon, police have said. Police were called at around 9am this morning (February 27) to London Road and road […]

4 hours ago
Current Lancashire Police deputy chief constable to take on top role

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner Andrew Snowden with Sacha Hatchett. Pic: LPCC The current deputy chief of Lancashire Police is to become the new head police officer for the county. Sacha Hatchett has been announced as the new Chief Constable. She will […]

10 hours ago
Preston Road in Grimsargh re-opens after a fire

A stretch of Preston Road had been shut due to emergency services Pic: Google A major route between Longridge and Preston had been closed due to a fire. Preston Road in Grimsargh was shut due to a fire between Lindale Avenue, just beyond Grimsargh […]

1 day ago
Man and teenage boy appear in court charged with burglaries in Fulwood

Blue light from a police car Pic: South Ribble Police A man and a teenager have been arrested following two burglaries in Fulwood. Leslie Andrews, 38, of Dalmore Road, Ingol and a 15-year-old boy were arrested on Thursday 22 February. […]

2 days ago
Advertisement Advertisement Police release CCTV image as search for man last seen in Longridge continues

A new picture has been released as the search for a man last seen in Longridge continues. Preston Police are looking for Ayanda Mpontshane who has been missing since Wednesday […]

5 days ago
Police search for missing Preston man last seen outside Longridge charity shop

Ayanda Mpontshane Pic: Preston Police A 28-year-old Preston man last seen outside a charity shop in Longridge is subject of a missing persons appeal by police. Ayanda Mpontshane was last seen on Wednesday 21 February […]

5 days ago
Preston man wanted by police in connection with supply of Class A drugs

A Preston man is wanted by police in connection with the supply of Class A drugs. Jack Tunstall, 23, from Preston is wanted for conspiracy to supply Class A drugs […]

1 week ago
Police searching for man with injured left hand last seen in Deepdale

Dylan Scanlon has been reported as missing and also wanted in connection with affray Pic: Preston Police Police are appealing to trace an 18-year-old man who is wanted in connection with affray and has been reported as missing. Dylan Scanlon, who is from Preston, was last seen […]

1 week ago
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