south ribble police

M6 cannabis bust as police uncover stash in boot at Leyland

The M6 near Junction 28 for Leyland Pic: Google Two people have been charged following a substantial cannabis seizure on the M6. Police stopped a car on the M6 at Leyland in the early hours of Tuesday 5 March and […]

3 months ago
Man seriously injured in hit-and-run tractor crash in Penwortham

Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously injured in a tractor collision in Penwortham. South Ribble Police are asking for witnesses and dashcam footage after they were […]

3 months ago
Police find body in search for missing man Tony Mills

Tony Mills A body found in Scarisbrick between Ormskirk and Southport is understood to be missing man Tony Mills. South Ribble Police made an appeal to trace Tony during Friday (26 January) […]

4 months ago
Illegal tobacco products worth £50,000 seized in Leyland

Illegal tobacco products Pic: Lancashire Constabulary Illicit products including cigarettes and disposable vapes, which, if sold as genuine, would be worth £55,000, have been seized in South Ribble as part of Operation Centurion. Officers from South […]

4 months ago
Leyland Way shut due to a crash

Leyland Way, the B256, is shut due to a crash Pic: Google A crash was expected to cause rush hour disruption in Leyland during Thursday afternoon. South Ribble Police closed Leyland Way due to a crash. Police have given an update on […]

4 months ago
Second World War medals taken from house in Leyland

Police have released a picture of the type of war medal that's been taken Pic: South Ribble Police Police are hunting ‘despicable and shameful’ thieves after Second World War medals were stolen from a house in Leyland. South Ribble Police were called to reports of a burglary in […]

4 months ago
Much Hoole A59 crash leaves man in ‘critical condition’

A pedestrian has been left seriously injured after a car crash in Much Hoole yesterday (Monday, January 8, 2024). The incident happened at around 6pm when a Mazda 2 travelling […]

4 months ago
Police want to trace blackmail suspect with links to Bamber Bridge

Miles Gibbons is wanted by police Pic: South Ribble Police Police are warning the public not to approach a man wanted for blackmail. Miles Gibbons, 21, was links to Bamber Bridge, Clayton Brook and Preston. He is 5’9″, slim and […]

5 months ago
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