This category relates to all things to do with crime in Preston.

Police release picture in Church Street attack investigation

church-street-assault-crop CCTV pictures have been released of a man wanted in connection with an assault outside a Preston city centre bar. Preston Police would like to speak to the man pictured […]

4 months ago
Police hunt Plungington bowling alley robbery suspect

CCTV pictures released by police of the man they wish to speak to Police have released CCTV pictures of a man wanted in connection with a robbery at a Preston bowling alley. He is seen in these pictures entering the bowling alley in […]

4 months ago
Three teenage boys bailed again over Preston city centre fight

police Three teenagers have been bailed for a second time in connection with a fight in the city centre. Two 16-year-old boys and a 14-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of […]

4 months ago
Man stabbed in abdomen and Rolex taken during Fulwood robbery

Midgery Lane where the incident happened and a Rolex similar to what was taken A rolex watch has been taken in a knife-point robbery in Fulwood. A 57-year-old man was walking home from work at 8.25pm when he was attacked by a man in […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Chopper bike stolen from New Hall Lane

The bike taken from New Hall Lane Police are appealing for information after a bike was stolen in the St Matthews area. The distinctive black Olympus Route 66 Chopper was taken from an address in New Hall […]

4 months ago
Grimshaw Street arsonist Kathleen Dawson jailed

Kathleen A woman who started a blaze at a Preston city centre block of flats has been jailed for three years. Several residents of the three storey building in Grimshaw Street […]

4 months ago
Caught on camera: New Preston CCTV cameras may speak to suspected troublemakers

A CCTV system in Preston city centre CCTV cameras which talk to potential troublemakers on the streets could be part of further investment in Preston city centre security. Preston Business Improvement District has ring-fenced a further £100,000 […]

4 months ago
Preston men charged after dawn drugs raids

police Four Preston men have appeared in court charged with being part of a drugs gang working across Lancaster and Greater Manchester. Zahid Khan, 39, of Albert Terrace, Moor Park, is […]

4 months ago
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