News - September

Woman missing from home

Woman missing from home

September 06, 2019

The 67-year-old has been found safe. Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal.

Murder investigation in Blackpool: tribute from Marlene's family

Murder investigation in Blackpool: tribute from Marlene's family

September 06, 2019

The family of Marlene McCabe have paid tribute to her.

Teenager missing from home

Teenager missing from home

September 06, 2019

Kaitlyn Stones, 15, was last seen yesterday evening

Man charged in Lancaster murder investigation

Man charged in Lancaster murder investigation

September 06, 2019

Connor Reece, 24, of no fixed address, has tonight been charged with murder. He has been remanded to appear before Preston Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning (7 September).

Blackpool murder investigation: man charged

Blackpool murder investigation: man charged

September 07, 2019

A man has been charged by detectives with the murder of Marlene McCabe.

Two men seriously hurt in Burnley collision

Two men seriously hurt in Burnley collision

September 07, 2019

We were called at 00:05 hours on Saturday, 7 September, to reports of the incident on Colne Road, Burnley.

Witness appeal following fatal collision in Samlesbury

Witness appeal following fatal collision in Samlesbury

September 08, 2019

A 65 year old pedestrian was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

Appeal after serious collision on M55

Appeal after serious collision on M55

September 09, 2019

We were called at 03:35 hours on Sunday 8th September to reports a Vauxhall Mokka had collided with the central reservation, before colliding with a tree between junctions 1 and 3.

Pensioner robbed in Preston

Pensioner robbed in Preston

September 09, 2019

The 82-year-old victim was walking to her car on Sulby Drive, Preston at about 11am on Thursday, August 29th

Appeal following attempted abduction in Blackburn

Appeal following attempted abduction in Blackburn

September 09, 2019

We were called at around 8:30am on Friday 6 September to the report a 12 year old boy was walking through Corporation Park when he was approached from behind by a man. He grabbed the boy around the neck and attempted to take him away.

CCTV appeal after Blackpool robbery

CCTV appeal after Blackpool robbery

September 10, 2019

Around 12.30am on August 9, a 21-year-old man was walking with another man and three women on Devonshire Road. As the group turned towards a cut-through leading to the junction of Enfield Road and Fielding Road, the victim was attacked and punched to the back of the head.

Girl, 5, injured in Lancaster collision

Girl, 5, injured in Lancaster collision

September 11, 2019

The incident occurred on Saturday (September 7th) at around 6.30pm on Thirlmere Road, when the pitbike-style vehicle collided with a five-year-old girl.

Cyclist injured in Blackpool

Cyclist injured in Blackpool

September 11, 2019

Around 7.35am yesterday (Tuesday, September 10) a 52-year-old man was riding his bike on East Park Drive when he fell, colliding with the road.

Appeal following collision in Lancaster

Appeal following collision in Lancaster

September 11, 2019

We are appealing for information following a collision in Lancaster in which a motorbike collided with a child.

Witness appeal after fatal collision

Witness appeal after fatal collision

September 12, 2019

The incident happened at just after 2pm yesterday (Wednesday, September 11) when a Nissan Micra was involved in a collision with a DAF truck on the A674 Chorley Road at the junction with Bury Lane.

Fourth arrest in Aughton armed robbery investigation

Fourth arrest in Aughton armed robbery investigation

September 13, 2019

Detectives are continuing their appeal for information as a fourth person is arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Aughton.

Appeal launched to find wanted prisoner

Appeal launched to find wanted prisoner

September 13, 2019

Lewis Aspinwall, 24, formerly of Marmion Road, Aigburth, Liverpool, absconded from HMP Kirkham on Tuesday (September 10).

Update following fatal house fire in Blackpool

Update following fatal house fire in Blackpool

September 14, 2019

We are satisfied that the fatal house fire which occurred yesterday (Saturday) in Blackpool is not suspicious.

We remained at the scene overnight and into this morning carrying out an investigation with colleagues from the Fire Service, and the incident is now being treated as accidental.

Witnesses sought following fail to stop collision in St Annes

Witnesses sought following fail to stop collision in St Annes

September 16, 2019

We were called at 21:05 hours on Sunday (15 September) to reports a pedestrian had been seriously injured on St Annes Road West.

Week of action to tackle knife crime - Op Sceptre

Week of action to tackle knife crime - Op Sceptre

September 16, 2019

Lancashire Constabulary is committed to protecting the community from the potentially devastating consequences of knife crime

The search is now on for the 2020 Young Citizen of the Year

The search is now on for the 2020 Young Citizen of the Year

September 16, 2019

The search is now on to find someone deserving of the Lancashire Young Citizen of the Year award – and we are asking you to help us find them.

If you know someone aged under 21 who has done something selfless for another person, organisation or their local community we want to hear from you.


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