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Dangerous dogs seized by Preston police

Lancashire police report that members of the Fulwood Neighbourhood Policing Team recently executed warrants under the Dangerous Dogs Act. A warrant was taken out on the 23 June 2014 at an address on Grange Avenue in Ribbleton, Preston, with the second being on 25 June 2014 at an address on Oakworth Avenue in Brookfield in the city. A Pitt Bull dog was seized by officers […]

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Preston security guard begin six-year jail term for assault

Robert Murray, who was a security worker at the St John’s Shopping Centre in Preston, was found guilty of rape by a jury at Preston Crown Court. The Wigan man denied two counts of sexual assault and one count of rape during the trial at Preston. The attack took place behind a bingo hall on Tithebarn Street. The victim in the case told how she […]

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Woman assaulted in Penwortham by football fan after England’s opening defeat in World Cup

Police are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted in Penwortham, hours after England’s opening World Cup defeat. She was approached by a man, who appeared to be under the influence of alcohol. The woman was walking on Stricklands Lane from a side street towards a residential caravan park. According to Lancashire Police the man made comments towards her regarding the England game and […]

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Lea Police Design a poster Competition

Lea Police in Preston are looking for your help. They report an increase in non dwelling burglaries over the past few weeks. Garages and sheds have been targeted in Preston for bikes and tools. Police ask you ensure you take all necessary measures to protect your property. To highlight the issue they are looking for primary school age children to design a poster to help […]

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Search for missing Preston woman Fidelma Noonan

Police are appealing for help to find a Preston woman not seen since Thursday morning. Fidelma Noonan was last seen on Whittingham Lane, Whittingham, at 8.30am. The 55-year-old was wearing a cream-white thigh length cardigan, grey jogging pants and black ankle boots. Lancashire Police have asked anyone who may have seen Fidelma to get in touch by calling 101.

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Police investigate cycle rage incident on Guild Wheel

Lancashire Police are asking for help after a cyclist is assaulted on the Guild Wheel. In what looks like a ‘cycle rage‘ incident, a 20 year old bike rider was assaulted by another cyclist after they collided on the Guild Wheel in Preston. Police say the collision and assault happened on Cottam Way around 6pm on Tuesday 3 June. The man apparently swore at the […]

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