Councillor denies assaulting his former partner

A CHORLEY councillor has appeared in court accused of attacking his partner.

Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - Tuesday October 25 2016

Here is a list of cases involving Chorley or Leyland offenders at Chorley or Preston magistrates' courts

CAUTION: Lancs Police

Chorley woman took charity cash for herself

A former hospital worker has been cautioned by police after stealing a large sum of money meant for charity.

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Crime map showing reports of crime within a 1-mile radius of Chorley town centre.

REVEALED: Top 10 streets for crime in Chorley

MORE than 700 crimes were reported across the borough of Chorley in a single month, according to new figures.

A wing mirror damaged by vandals

Spate of vandalism sees gang smash car wing mirrors

A spate of vandalism saw a gang smash wing mirrors from multiple cars in both Clayton-le-Woods and Chorley.
Ben Pennington fights for his life in the Royal Preston Hospital

Dad releases photo of his son fighting for his life after nightclub attack

A Preston father has taken the agonising decision to release a photograph of his 28-year-old son fighting for his life in hospital to highlight the awful damage one punch can do.

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Man arrested in Longworth Street was later jailed

Police swoop on businesses in crackdown on slavery

Police have begun a series of swoops on businesses and homes across Lancashire looking for potential victims of modern slavery and human trafficking.

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AMNESTY: Chief Inspector Mark Baines

Lancashire Police launch knife amnesty

People tempted to carry knives on the streets of Lancashire have been urged to hand their blades over to police ‘for their own safety’.

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Market Walk, Chorley.

Youngsters hunted after ‘nasty’ street attack

Police are on the hunt for two youngsters who viciously attacked a man outside a supermarket.

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Lloyd Garratt, 32,  of Liverpool Walk, Chorley.

Teacher admits child sex offences

A DISGRACED music teacher accused of offences involving a child has formally admitted his guilt.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - October 18 2016

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.
Lancashire Police

Lancashire police spends £500k on hire cars

Lancashire police has spent more than £500,000 on private hire cars in the past financial year, new figures have revealed.

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Chorley GP Dr Matthew Gale is facing a medical tribunal after allegations that he molested a patient. Photo: Cavendish Press (Manchester) Ltd,

GP struck off after he admitted molesting a patient

A doctor has been struck off and condemned as a “sexual predator” by a medical tribunal after he molested a patient whilst giving her a back massage.

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Contactless cards let you pay without a PIN - whether you want to or not.

Police warning over contactless card thefts

A spate of crimes involving contactless bank cards has prompted Lancashire Police to issue a warning.

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Dylan Crossey

UPDATED: Tributes pour in for talented footballer Dylan

Tributes have flooded in for a talented amateur footballer who was killed after being knocked off his bike.

Police had received several reports of someone dressed as a clown jumping out of bushes and scaring children.

Lancashire Police warn over clown antics

Clown around – and you could be arrested for harassment.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley court list - October 11 2016

Here is a list of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court and Preston Magistrates' Court, involving Leyland or Chorley offenders.

Junction of Euxton Lane and Wigan Road, Euxton.
Photo from Google.

Hit and run driver left cyclist unconscious in road

A search is on for a flatbed van driver after a cyclist was knocked unconscious and injured.

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Crash on M61 near Chorley

Two men arrested after motorway chase left police officer injured

Two men have been arrested after a motorway chase on the M61 saw a police car smash into the central reservation and flip over.

Crash on M61 near Chorley

UPDATE: Car traced after officer hurt in motorway chase

A vehicle involved in a motorway chase, which left a police car overturned, has been traced.

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