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Concern growing for missing teenager

Concern growing for missing teenager

January 02, 2021

James, 19, left his home address in Carnforth at about 10pm on December 31st

Covid 19 - a message from the Deputy Chief Constable

Covid 19 - a message from the Deputy Chief Constable

January 11, 2021

Lancashire Constabulary’s Deputy Chief Constable has today reminded people that the lockdown rules are in place to save lives and stop the NHS being overwhelmed.

Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Preston have made a further arrest

Detectives investigating the murder of a teenager in Preston have made a further arrest

January 12, 2021

Enquiries into the death of 16-year-old Sarmad Al-Saidi are continuing

Investigation into drugs death

Investigation into drugs death

January 15, 2021

Officers have today warned other drug users to be aware in case there is a strong or bad batch of drugs in circulation.

Man admits to assault following death of his brother in Lancaster

Man admits to assault following death of his brother in Lancaster

January 18, 2021

A man has admitted to assault following the death of his brother in Lancaster in September. Kieran Cuffe will be sentenced for the assault on Seamus Cuffe next month.

Man charged with murder of children

Man charged with murder of children

January 19, 2021

29-year-old Jordan Monaghan has also been charged with the murder of his girlfriend.

New Lancashire police chief confirmed as he outlines vision for policing

New Lancashire police chief confirmed as he outlines vision for policing

January 20, 2021

The Police and Crime Commissioner's preferred candidate as the next chief constable of Lancashire Constabulary, has been backed by the county's Police and Crime Panel.

Chris Rowley will replace current Chief Constable Andy Rhodes in the spring.

Warning: Telephone fraudsters target Lancashire's elderly residents

Warning: Telephone fraudsters target Lancashire's elderly residents

January 21, 2021

Officers investigating a series of courier frauds in the county have released a recording of an offender on the telephone to an elderly victim from Preston to highlight the tactics used by fraudsters.

Three men jailed after the murder of Robert Beattie while the search continues for two further suspects

Three men jailed after the murder of Robert Beattie while the search continues for two further suspects

January 22, 2021

Three members of a gang who doused a man in petrol and set him ablaze have been jailed for a total of almost 60 years for his murder. And today the officers investigating the murder of Robert Beattie have pledged to continue the search for two men that are still wanted in connection with the incident.

Intensive approach to tackling drugs being trialled in Blackpool

Intensive approach to tackling drugs being trialled in Blackpool

January 25, 2021

Standing for Addiction, Diversion, Disruption, Enforcement and Recovery, Project ADDER sees the police, council and health services working in partnership to address the root causes of drugs misuse and break down supply chains.

Sex offender found sleeping rough in Blackburn park jailed over horrific child abuse images

Sex offender found sleeping rough in Blackburn park jailed over horrific child abuse images

January 28, 2021

A sex offender who was found sleeping rough in a Blackburn park following three days on the run has been jailed after being convicted of possessing hundreds of horrific child abuse images. Sheldon Bateson was sentenced to 49 months.

Taxi driver assaulted and robbed

Taxi driver assaulted and robbed

January 28, 2021

Enquiries are ongoing and police are appealing for witnesses.

Child seriously injured in collision

Child seriously injured in collision

January 29, 2021

A 33-year-old man from Blackburn has been arrested


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