News - December 2019

Man given life sentence for brutal killing

Man given life sentence for brutal killing

December 02, 2019

Shaun Sanders struck Leanne Unsworth multiple times about the head with a hammer,

Watches stolen in Poulton aggravated burglary

Watches stolen in Poulton aggravated burglary

December 03, 2019

It was reported that two offenders have forced entry to an address on Garstang Road West. Once inside, they have assaulted the victim, a man in his 70s. Fortunately he wasn’t injured.

They then stole a number of expensive watches, including a Rolex, Corum and Omega.

Banning order for football fan

Banning order for football fan

December 04, 2019

Kieron Lewis, 18, was given the order at Blackburn Magistrates’ Court on November 28 following his behaviour during the Blackburn Rovers vs Oldham Athletic Carabao Cup fixture at Ewood Park on August 13.

Former teacher jailed for abuse

Former teacher jailed for abuse

December 04, 2019

His five victims were all girls and the abuse spanned three decades between the 1970s and 1990s.

Appeal following aggravated burglary in Chorley

Appeal following aggravated burglary in Chorley

December 04, 2019

We were called at around 23:20 hours on Friday 22 November to reports of the incident on Buckshaw Hall Close, Astley Village.

A man has seen two men in his garden attempting to gain access to his property

Man arrested after robbery and assault

Man arrested after robbery and assault

December 04, 2019

A man aged 28 and from Liverpool was arrested a short time later on suspicion Robbery, Criminal damage and Assault . He remains in custody.

Second arrest in fatal collision investigation

Second arrest in fatal collision investigation

December 05, 2019

A second man has been arrested as part of an investigation into the deaths of two men following a collision in Burscough.

VIDEO: Detectives release CCTV footage in search for Jason Goldrick

VIDEO: Detectives release CCTV footage in search for Jason Goldrick

December 06, 2019

Detectives investigating the disappearance of a Blackpool man have released CCTV footage showing his last known movements.

Jason Goldrick, 50, was last seen around 11.30pm on November 1 at Blackpool Victoria Hospital’s main entrance (pictured).

Man convicted of multiple sexual offences

Man convicted of multiple sexual offences

December 06, 2019

Joseph McCann (08.02.85), from Aylesbury, was convicted of 37 offences relating to 11 victims aged between 11 and 71.

Appeal after assault

Appeal after assault

December 06, 2019

The victim, 37, had filled up his car at the Texaco garage on Garstang Road in Preston

Appeal after assault

Appeal after assault

December 06, 2019

The victim, 37, had filled up his car at the Texaco garage on Garstang Road in Preston

Man jailed after fatal motorway collision

Man jailed after fatal motorway collision

December 06, 2019

James Nichol, 23, of Wesley Street, Ossett, Wakefield, was sentenced to eight years in prison at Preston Crown Court yesterday (Thursday, December 5) following the deaths of David Howard, 57 and Patricia Howard, 58, last year.

Man jailed after fatal Burnley collision

Man jailed after fatal Burnley collision

December 06, 2019

Carl Priestley, 38, of Granville Road, Morecambe, was sentenced to three years and nine months in prison at Preston Crown Court following the death of John Russell and Mr Russell’s Jack Russell dog, CJ, last year.

Woman found with injuries in St Annes identified

Woman found with injuries in St Annes identified

December 09, 2019

Following our earlier appeal to help us identify a woman who was found seriously injured after a fall in St Annes yesterday (Sunday, December 8th), we now know who she is. This is thanks to information provided to us by members of the public.

Appeal after robbery

Appeal after robbery

December 09, 2019

We were called at shortly before 11pm on Sunday (8 December)

Appeal after man found with injuries

Appeal after man found with injuries

December 09, 2019

Police were called around 12.20am after a man was taken to Royal Lancaster Infirmary


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