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New regional forensic science service to be launched New regional forensic science service to be launched

New regional forensic science service to be launched

Lancashire Constabulary and the Police and Crime Commissioner have signed a collaboration agreement with four other North West Police forces to provide a new regional forensic science service to help in the fight against crime.

Man jailed after taxi driver is assaulted and robbed in Rossendale Man jailed after taxi driver is assaulted and robbed in Rossendale

Man jailed after taxi driver is assaulted and robbed in Rossendale

At around 11.30pm on March 2018, the victim – a man in his 40s – arrived to collect a fare in Lloyd Street. After parking up, he was attacked by four people, including 23-year-old defendant Nathan Scott, who kicked and punched him to the face and body. One of the offenders then brandished a large knife.

Morecambe man jailed for child sex offences Morecambe man jailed for child sex offences

Morecambe man jailed for child sex offences

A man from Morecambe has been jailed for nine years for child sex offences. Lee McNae, 36, groomed his vulnerable teenage victim and subjected her to sexual abuse on numerous occasions during 2019, 2020 and 2021.

APPEAL: Woman left with potentially life-changing injuries following a collision in Lancaster APPEAL: Woman left with potentially life-changing injuries following a collision in Lancaster

APPEAL: Woman left with potentially life-changing injuries following a collision in Lancaster

Officers were called to Northgate at 9.55pm on September 9 following a collision involving a Mercedes C220 and a Vauxhall Astra, which happened close to the Bay Gateway. The passenger of the Mercedes, a woman in her 20s from Morecambe, suffered multiple serious injuries. She remains in hospital at this time.