Council leader re-bailed by police

The leader of Lancashire County Council, Geoff Driver, has been re-bailed by police as part of the long-running Operation Sheridan fraud investigation.

The meeting takes place on Wednesday (February 21).

Public invited to community meeting with Wyre Police

Members of the public are invited to a community meeting with members of Garstang and Over Wyre Police.

Gareth Burgess. Photo via Lancashire Police.

Missing person Gareth Burgess has been found

Police have located a missing man that was last seen in Blackpool.
Some of the knives handed in to Lancashire Police as part of Operation Sceptre.

Final chance to hand in weapons

This weekend is your final chance to offer up knives to Lancashire Police.
Branadine Gyimaah, left, was last seen at her home in Beeston on Wednesday, February 14. She is believed to be with Hamzar Ali, aged 25, pictured right, who has links to Lancaster.

Search for missing Leeds teenager believed to have traveled to Lancashire

Police are searching for a 14-year-old girl from Leeds who has gone missing.
Tributes paid to 'larger than life' David James after horror crash

Tributes paid to 'larger than life' David James after horror crash

Tributes have been paid to a man who died following a collision in Larbreck.

Chief Inspector Jameel Murtza.

Lancashire Police land prestigious diversity award

Lancashire Constabulary has been celebrating its hard work surrounding diversity and inclusion after landing a top gong at a recent awards show.


Stolen car stung in Garstang

A stolen car was stung and recovered following a police operation in Garstang.
Anthony Condron

LIVERPOOL BAR MURDER PROBE: Three men arrested over death of Anthony Condron

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was fatally injured in a bar.

North West
Dr Sakthi Karunanithi, Lancashires Director of Public Health, is highlighting the dangers of cannabis use, particularly on families

‘People had lost sight of the damage it can cause’

A new education campaign has been launched in Lancashire to highlight the catastrophic impact cannabis use can have on family life.

Chris Parker

Homeless man who stole from Manchester Arena bomb attack victim has been sentenced

A homeless "common thief" who stole from victims of the Manchester Arena bombing has been jailed.

This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your house

Other cars pinching your perfect parking space is always a particular annoyance, especially when that spot just happens to be in front of your house.
Marie Dean (photo

Transgender inmate on hunger strike in Preston Prison

A petition has been launched to “free” a transgender woman from all-male Preston Prison after she went on hunger strike.

Preston Magistrates Court

Man in court accused of robbing 80-year-old

A man has appeared in court at Preston charged with a street robbery which left an 80-year-old man with a suspected broken hip.


UPDATE: CCTV released of missing Michael Brooks as search continues

Detectives searching for 19-year-old Michael Brooks have released CCTV footage of him from the night he disappeared.
Paul Ramell

Vile Garstang abuser is caged three decades after attacks in Preesall area

A child abuser has been caged for his crimes against two young girls - more than 30 years after attacking them.

Residents are being warned to lock their vehicles

CRIME ALERT: Car break ins in Garstang

A crime alert has been issued for residents in Garstang following a spate of early morning car break ins.
Paul Swindells back on the drums with Dennis Delight

Injured drummer is ready to rock again

Drummer Paul Swindells is ready to rock again, seven months after he was almost killed in a violent robbery.


What the canines are up to at Lancashire Police Dog Unit - WITH VIDEO

Even on his day off, Ruskin was busy helping to solve crimes in Lancashire.
Witness appeal signs at the spot on Brockholes Brow where the two young women were killed

Teenager re-lives loss of ‘first love’

A teenager appeared before a jury to re-live the horrific moment his young sweetheart was mown down by a car.

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