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Appeal for witnesses in Leyland pub after death of a 57-year-old man

Saturday, June 29, 2024

We want to speak to people who were at the Stag pub, Worden Lane, Leyland, last Saturday (22nd June) between around 4.30pm and 7.30pm.

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Oswaldtwistle man found guilty of 43 sex offences

Friday, June 28, 2024

A jury at Preston Crown Court found him guilty of 43 sexual offences against five children and one woman.

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Appeal to identify witness after two grenade-type devices found

Friday, June 28, 2024

We’re continuing to investigate the incident where two grenade-type devices were found in Fulwood and are asking for your help to identify a potential witness.

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Loving tribute to man who died following a collision in Bispham

Thursday, June 27, 2024

"He had a huge heart for dogs and owned several rescue animals over the years that he loved deeply."

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A year in the fast lane for Lancashire Police's Road Crime Team

Thursday, June 27, 2024

Significant numbers of arrests have been made by the RCT right across Lancashire, with large seizures of drugs, cash and stolen vehicles made.

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Blackburn cocaine gang jailed for nearly 30 years

Monday, June 24, 2024

They conspired to flood the streets of East Lancashire with cocaine from their bases in Blackburn.

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Appeal following serious collision in Bispham

Saturday, June 22, 2024

Our officers were called to Bibby’s Road at the junction with Bispham Road at 11.49am yesterday (21st June) following reports a Ford Transit van had collided with a pedestrian and the pedestrian had become trapped.

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UPDATE: Appeal after grenade-type devices found in Fulwood

Friday, June 21, 2024

Our dedicated inquiry team are continuing to investigate the incident and are now asking the public to check any dashcam, CCTV and mobile phone footage to see if they captured anything in the conservation area around Watling Street Road between midnight and 12.30am on Tuesday (18th June).

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Statement regarding disappearance of Jay Slater

Friday, June 21, 2024

Whilst this case falls outside the jurisdiction of UK policing, we have made an offer of support to the Guardia Civil to see if they need any additional resources. They have confirmed that at this time they are satisfied that they have the resources they need, but that offer remains open and they will contact us should that position change.

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Padiham paedophile jailed for 14 and a half years

Thursday, June 20, 2024

Antonino Seminara, 65, committed his offending in Padiham and Blackburn between 2010 and 2019.

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Tribute paid to loving dad who was killed in M58 collision

Thursday, June 20, 2024

"Our family and Danny’s friends will always remember him as a generous, hardworking family man with a mischievous sense of humour."

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Investigation into the finding of two grenade-type devices in Preston

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

We have a dedicated investigation team making enquiries, and reassurance patrols will continue.

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Celebrating our Volunteers

Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Earlier this month we held the first Citizens in Policing awards evening since 2017.

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Two jailed following investigation into public order, domestic violence and weapons offences in pubs around Blackburn

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Callum Roberts, 22, of Green Lane, Morecambe, pleaded guilty to Possession of a Firearm with intent to cause fear of violence and affray.

Liam Donlin, 23, of Lynwood Avenue, Darwen, pleaded guilty to affray and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

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Man charged with manslaughter following the death of Matthew Guthrie in Lytham

Monday, June 17, 2024

Our officers were called to Henry Street, Lytham, on 18th June 2023, to a report of an assault.

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Appeal after man left in critical condition following assault in Blackpool

Monday, June 10, 2024

We are appealing for information, witnesses and footage after a man was left in a critical condition in hospital, following an assault in Blackpool.

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Appeal after serious assault in Rawtenstall

Sunday, June 9, 2024

We’re appealing for information and witnesses after a serious assault in Rawtenstall.

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Two charged in Lenny Scott murder inquiry

Thursday, June 6, 2024

They will appear before magistrates tomorrow morning

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Further arrests in Lenny Scott murder investigation

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

The trio from Liverpool were arrested this morning and remain in custody.

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Appeal after serious collision

Sunday, June 2, 2024

You can call us on 101 quoting log 1308 of June 1 or you can email the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at [email protected]

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Appeal after serious collision

Saturday, June 1, 2024

Anyone with information should contact us on 101 quoting log 0513 of today, June 1.

You can also email the serious collision investigation unit at [email protected]