News - April

Teenager sentenced to life for murder

Teenager sentenced to life for murder

April 01, 2022

Levi Westhead, 18, of Flakefleet Avenue, Fleetwood was sentenced today at Preston Crown Court

Men given sentences totalling 34 years after cash in transit robbery

Men given sentences totalling 34 years after cash in transit robbery

April 05, 2022

We were called around 8.05am on September 13 to report of a robbery at Haslingden News in Manchester Road, Haslingden.

Our investigation revealed that as the security guard entered the shop to fill the cash machine he was attacked by two people, one armed with a large piece of wood and one with a machete.

The robbers, transpired to be Gordon Hopkins and Anthony Hughes,

Man jailed after sexual assault in Lancaster

Man jailed after sexual assault in Lancaster

April 12, 2022

A man has been jailed for sexually assaulting a woman after he broke into her home while she slept. Jack Burns, 24, from Lancaster, of no fixed abode, was sentenced yesterday at Preston Crown Court.

Appeal after man dies in collision

Appeal after man dies in collision

April 20, 2022

We are appealing for anyone with any CCTV, dashcam or mobile footage to get in touch.

Appeal after shop robbery

Appeal after shop robbery

April 21, 2022

Anyone who recognises the man in the images, or who has any information, should contact 101

Missing Carl Whiteside - update

Missing Carl Whiteside - update

April 23, 2022

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who shared and supported our previous appeal in our search to find Carl.

Investigation underway to find missing woman

Investigation underway to find missing woman

April 24, 2022

A man aged 50 from Burnley has been arrested in connection with our investigation

OpSnap - Dashcam portal launched in Lancashire

OpSnap - Dashcam portal launched in Lancashire

April 27, 2022

We have launched an online portal where people can upload digital footage of suspected traffic offences that have taken place in our county.

Man charged with murder of Katie Kenyon

Man charged with murder of Katie Kenyon

April 27, 2022

Andrew Burfield, 50, of Todmorden Road, Burnley, is due to appear at Blackburn Magistrates’ Court at 10am tomorrow (Thursday, April 28th)

Men jailed for trying to blackmail man

Men jailed for trying to blackmail man

April 28, 2022

Two men who filmed victims in compromising positions with a male escort before blackmailing them have been jailed.

Family pay tribute to man killed in collision in Blackpool

Family pay tribute to man killed in collision in Blackpool

April 30, 2022

Family say Michael will be remembered for his cheeky laugh, humour and heart of gold.

UPDATE: police searching for missing Katie Kenyon have sadly found a body

UPDATE: police searching for missing Katie Kenyon have sadly found a body

April 30, 2022

Officers made the discovery last night (Friday, April 29th) in an area of the Forest of Bowland.

Appeal for information following a robbery in Preston

Appeal for information following a robbery in Preston

April 30, 2022

We're asking for help to identify CCTV of two men, in relation to a robbery at Bargain Booze on Plunginton Road, Preston on Friday 29th April.


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