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Have you seen missing man William Hope?

A search is on to find missing man William Hope.

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Police want to speak to this male.

Appeal after spate of vehicle thefts

A series of vehicle thefts have led to police wanting to speak to one particular male.

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The overturned car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Driver of car that overturned on the M6 arrested for suspected drink driving

The driver of the overturned car that caused hours of delays on the M6 yesterday evening (Friday, April 20) has been arrested for suspected drink driving.
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Anyone with information can call 101 quoting incident reference 0646 of April 19

REGIONAL: Man in critical condition after "serious attack" resulting in a collapsed lung

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault that resulted in a collapsed lung for the victim.
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WATCH: CCTV appeal after fire at Preston shed company

Police are appealing for information after a "deliberate" fire engulfed a Preston shed business.
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Police were called

Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

A Kirkby couple who hit the headlines after they were filmed having sex in a bus shelter have been sentenced for outraging public decency.

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Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting log reference 0329 of April 19.

Police on the hunt after woman was sexually assaulted in Preston

A woman was sexually assaulted in an early morning incident in Preston yesterday.
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Wesley Holden

Police seek Wesley Holden in connection with Longridge burglary

Ribble Valley Police want to talk to Wesley Holden in connection with a burglary in Longridge.
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L-R: Kieren Spencer and Rachael Ray of Longridge Community Arts with Ribble Valley Coun Rupert Swarbrick.

Disco delight aiming to put an end to Longridge's antisocial behaviour woes

Longridge is set for a new youth ‘disco’ in an aim to combat antisocial behaviour taking over the town – with 140 incidents in the last year alone.

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James Gildea

Boy, six, was filmed in Preston pub toilets by pervert

A politics student who filmed a young boy in the toilets of a Preston pub was later found to have downloaded indecent images of other youngsters from the dark web.

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Lancashire Police

Stretched Lancashire Police's rest day crisis revealed amid claims of police shortages across England and Wales.

Police officers across the county are owed thousands of hours in unclaimed rest days, new figures reveal.
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Nice try, but police officers were not fooled

Police uncover cannabis factory in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester police were not deterred by this sign in the garden of a house in Prestwich today.

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Hartlepool residents warned of bogus roofers.

‘Italian’ coat salesman warning

An ‘Italian’ coat salesman has aroused police suspicions.

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The Coop in Carnforth was hit at around 3am on Thursday April 5 2018

Thieves ram-raid Lancashire supermarket with stolen JCB then make off with cash machine

Thieves used a stolen JCB to smash through a supermarket wall in Carnforth before stealing the cash machine.

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Sabden Coun Ricky Newmark and Ribble Valley Councils partnership officer, Dilys Day.

Ribble Valley's crime crackdown gets the backing of Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner

Vandals close to Longridge are set to feel the full force of crime prevention bosses thanks to new CCTV systems.

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Lancashire Police horse Caton, pictured enjoying a gallop on Blackpool beach

Galloping into retirement for police horse Caton

Lancashire police horse Caton is beginning a well-earned retirement.

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One of the stolen John Deere tractors

£40,000 tractor theft rocks Garstang family's farm business

A family farm has been rocked after callous thieves stole tens of thousands of pounds worth of tractors from its Garstang base.

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Fracking protesters climb on to a truck on the M6 southbound services at Forton earlier this week.

Lancashire Police reimbursed just one fifth of fracking protest costs

Lancashire Police have been reimbursed just a fraction of the costs of policing the ongoing fracking protests in Preston New Road.
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Scene of the stabbing in North Cliff Street - Photo Daniel Matthews

Stab victim remains in hospital after Preston robbery

A 27-year-old man is still under treatment in hospital after being stabbed multiple times in a vicious robbery.

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Lancashire Police has received a good rating at inspection

Lancashire Police rated 'good' in latest inspection

Lancashire Police has received a good rating for keeping people safe and preventing crime.
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