Final chance to hand in weapons

This weekend is your final chance to offer up knives to Lancashire Police.
Prince of Wales

Chorley pub goer left victim with broken jaw

A reveller left a man with a broken jaw after a violent fracas outside a Chorley pub.

CCTV of robbery at Turpin Green Stores

Extended sentences for armed robbers who attacked shopkeeper

Two thugs who carried out a terrifying armed raid in which a shopkeeper was hit with a hammer have been dubbed “dangerous offenders” by a judge.

The man suffered a cut to his lip and was left with a permanent scar following the brutal attack which happened outside the Lost bar in Fazackerley Street

Appeal after doorman assaulted outside Chorley club

A doorman was hit in the face by a metal bar after he ejected a group of men from a nightclub in Chorley, say police.
Chief Inspector Jameel Murtza.

Lancashire Police land prestigious diversity award

Lancashire Constabulary has been celebrating its hard work surrounding diversity and inclusion after landing a top gong at a recent awards show.

A crew from Leyland was called to the scene on Broadgreen Close just after 11pm on Tuesday, February 13.

Investigation after 'deliberate' car fire in Leyland

An investigation has been launched after a car was set on fire in Leyland, say fire services.

The crash happened on Talbot Square

Perjury driver who 'swapped seats' is found guilty

A man who lied his friend had been driving at the time of a serious road smash in Blackpool has been found guilty of perverting the course of justice.

Chorley Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday February 13 2018

Here is a summary of cases heard at Chorley Magistrates' Court.

Police are now warning residents to ensure that their doors remain locked even when they are in their property.

Warning issued in South Ribble after 'spate' of break-ins

A warning has been issued to residents in South Ribble following a spate of burglaries over the past few weeks.
Ihsan Aliwas found guilty of four counts of Misconduct in Public Office at a trial at Preston Crown Court on Tuesday, February 6

Lancashire Police officer jailed for targeting 'vulnerable' victims of crime

A Lancashire Police Officer has been jailed for two years after he pursued sexual relationships with vulnerable victims of crime.
Preston Magistrates' Court

Chorley Court Listings - Tuesday February 6 2018

Here is a list of cases involving people from Chorley and Leyland, heard at Preston Magistrates' Court.
Two thieves are believed to have broken into HoofsandPaws pet food business on Carr Place just before 8pm on Sunday, February 4.

Police helicopter called out as thieves target business on Walton Summit Industrial Estate

Thieves targeted a shop on the Walton Summit Industrial Estate overnight, say police.

Anthony Condron

LIVERPOOL BAR MURDER PROBE: Three men arrested over death of Anthony Condron

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was fatally injured in a bar.

North West
The attack happened near Evoque

Reveller left man with brain injuries after "one blow" fracas in Preston

A man suffered serious injuries in a “one punch” attack which caused him to strike his head on a kerb.

Jay Jay Livesey Taylor.

Second man charged in investigation into the death of Jay Jay Livesey Taylor

A second man has been charged by detectives in connection with a murder investigation in Darwen.

Crown Court

Prison for man who stored shotgun used by gang in raid

A man who stored a gun in his home that was later used in a terrifying farmhouse robbery has been jailed.

Dr Sakthi Karunanithi, Lancashires Director of Public Health, is highlighting the dangers of cannabis use, particularly on families

‘People had lost sight of the damage it can cause’

A new education campaign has been launched in Lancashire to highlight the catastrophic impact cannabis use can have on family life.

Chris Parker

Homeless man who stole from Manchester Arena bomb attack victim has been sentenced

A homeless "common thief" who stole from victims of the Manchester Arena bombing has been jailed.

This is what the law says you can do when someone parks in front of your house

Other cars pinching your perfect parking space is always a particular annoyance, especially when that spot just happens to be in front of your house.
Police released a map of the area

Teenager arrested after 'flashing' incident in Bamber Bridge

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of indecent exposure following an incident in Bamber Bridge, say police.
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