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

Police arrest driver who remains in hospital following four-car crash in Fulwood

The collision happened close to the Black Bull pub An elderly man and the driver of a car involved a four-vehicle crash are in hospital with serious injuries. Preston Police are appealing for witnesses after a 27-year-old driver of […]

4 weeks ago
MACS bar licensing review: Police and public health officials deliver reports on assaults and alcohol promotions at closed bar

MACs bar was forced to close for three month by a magistrate in mid-June Pic: George D Thompson MACs bar faces a battle to keep its ability to serve alcohol as councillors meet to discuss its future. The bar is currently closed after Preston Magistrates decided it posed […]

4 weeks ago
Appeal: Help identify suspect after woman assaulted in Preston takeaway

cctv4 Preston Police are appealing for your help in identifying a woman who is believed to have punched another woman in the face. An 18 year old from Clifton is thought […]

4 weeks ago
Appeal: Police release CCTV images after man has ear bitten off in the city centre

CCTV2 Preston Police have released CCTV images of a man suspected of biting another man’s ear off. On Saturday June 27, a 25 year old man tried to interrupt an argument. […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement Lea car crash: Two Ribbleton men named as those who died

police Two people who died in a car crash in Lea have been named as Anthony Butler and Jack Hamilton. Both men are from the Ribbleton area of Preston. Anthony who […]

1 month ago
Watch: Two men wanted as CCTV footage shows car window smashed

Car theft 5 Police have released CCTV footage after a car was broken into in Fulwood. If you’re on our app, click here to watch. Two men are being hunted by detectives following […]

1 month ago
MACs bar closure: Date set for licence review for Preston city centre bar

macs bar 2 A date has been set for councillors to review the licence of a troubled city centre bar. MACs bar in Friargate has been shut since early June after Lancashire Police […]

1 month ago
Preston men jailed after shotgun brawl in Blackburn

Sy Six Preston men are in jail for their role in a fight in Blackburn. Two rival gangs had an ongoing dispute which boiled over into violence just before Christmas 2013. […]

1 month ago
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