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M55 CRASH: Lorry driver surrenders passport as case begins into fatal m-way crash

A man has made his first appearance at court charged with causing a death by carelessly driving a large articulated lorry which was involved in multi vehicle pile up on the M55.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday April 24 2018

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates courts.

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Handout CCTV still dated 22/05/17 issued by Greater Manchester Police of Salman Abedi on the night he carried out the Manchester Arena terror attack

REGIONAL: "He's evil. Simple as that," says the cousin of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi

The cousin of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi has spoken of the "betrayal" he felt after lending his bank card to the 22-year-old killer.

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Have you seen missing man William Hope?

Have you seen missing man William Hope?

A search is on to find missing man William Hope.

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The overturned car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Driver of car that overturned on the M6 arrested for suspected drink driving

The driver of the overturned car that caused hours of delays on the M6 yesterday evening (Friday, April 20) has been arrested for suspected drink driving.
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Kirkby couple sentenced for bus shelter sex session

A Kirkby couple who hit the headlines after they were filmed having sex in a bus shelter have been sentenced for outraging public decency.

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Self-employed Les Collins moved to Eccleston recently but has had 5k worth of power tools stolen from his van

Tradesman appeals for £5k of power tools stolen from locked van in Eccleston to be returned

Power tools worth £5,000 were stolen from a locked Citroën Relay van in a residential area of Eccleston.
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Lancashire Police

Stretched Lancashire Police's rest day crisis revealed amid claims of police shortages across England and Wales.

Police officers across the county are owed thousands of hours in unclaimed rest days, new figures reveal.
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Police appeal after cyclist is seriously injured in collision

Lancashire Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision over the weekend in which a cyclist was seriously injured.
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Police say thieves targeted the home in the early hours of Thursday, April 5 taking a feeding pump which would cost 5,000 to replace.

Appeal after thieves steal vital equipment from disabled child in Lostock Hall

An appeal has been launched after heartless thieves stole vital equipment from a disabled child in Lostock Hall.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday April 17 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates courts.

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Nice try, but police officers were not fooled

Police uncover cannabis factory in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester police were not deterred by this sign in the garden of a house in Prestwich today.

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HMP Preston

Lancashire jails pilot anti-riot digital tool

Two Lancashire prisons are piloting a digital tool designed to avoid violence and rioting in jails.

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Police appeal following Adlington collision

Lancashire Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Adlington.

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Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday April 10 2017

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley and Preston magistrates courts.

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Police are looking into the case.

Fraud warning after bogus officials target pensioner

Police are investigating a suspected fraud after two bogus council bailiffs targeted an elderly woman and tried to find out her bank details.

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Lancashire Police horse Caton, pictured enjoying a gallop on Blackpool beach

Galloping into retirement for police horse Caton

Lancashire police horse Caton is beginning a well-earned retirement.

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Police appeal after man hurt in shooting

Police are appealing for information after a man was injured by an air rifle.

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Fracking protesters climb on to a truck on the M6 southbound services at Forton earlier this week.

Lancashire Police reimbursed just one fifth of fracking protest costs

Lancashire Police have been reimbursed just a fraction of the costs of policing the ongoing fracking protests in Preston New Road.
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