Man remanded in custody charged with sex offences

A man charged with nine 
sex offences involving 
children has appeared in court.

Police appeal after cherished war medals stolen from Halton home

Police appeal after cherished war medals stolen from Halton home

These medals were stolen during a burglary in Halton on December 2.

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Court listings 12/12/17

The following people were dealt with at Lancaster Magistrates Court:

Dwayne Leahy has been jailed for slashing a rival's face with a knife.

Lancaster man jailed after slashing rival’s face with a knife

A man who slashed his rival across the face with a knife could have “slashed his throat and killed him,” a judge has said.

Greater Manchester Police said three men, aged 23, 20 and 18, and a 20-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Five quizzed over suspected murder of three children who died after house fire

Five people are being questioned over the suspected murder of three children who died after a house fire.

Michael O'Connor has been jailed for dealing drugs.

Drug dealer locked up after police raid flat

Police executed a drugs warrant at 30, Arcon House in Lancaster on December 17, 2016.

Lancashire has fewer roads officers, says a report

Lancashire Police vow as nationwide alcohol breath tests see dramatic fall

The number of alcohol breath tests deployed by police on England’s roads has fallen by a quarter in the last five years, a new report has said.

Roads Policing Officers are responsible for patrolling motorways and main roads

Police breathalyser tests in England fall by a quarter in five years

The number of alcohol breath tests deployed by police on England's roads has fallen by a quarter in the last five years, a new report has said.

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Witnesses still sought after fatal collision

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses after a 46-year-old man died following a road traffic collision close to Burton-in-Kendal.

Sgt Adie Knowles (right) and PC Barry Dyson with Inspector Ted by the Venus and Cupid statue in Morecambe.

Inspector Ted book now on sale in Morecambe and Lancaster

A Morecambe police officer has written a children’s book about a teddy bear who became a beat bobbie in a bid to raise money for a local children’s charity.


WARNING: Strong language - McDonald's employee headbutts customer after row over chicken nuggets

This is the shocking moment a McDonald's customer is headbutted by an employee after an argument broke out - over CHICKEN NUGGETS.
Graham Moore with his dad. Graham was visiting Lancaster for the first time when he had his bag stolen from the back of his wheelchair by thieves who pretended to be Good Samaritans and then stole from him.

Disabled man falls victim to callous thieves

Two men who helped a disabled man up after his wheelchair tipped over on a steep hill in Lancaster callously stole his belongings.

Layton Clegg has been jailed for drug dealing.

Drug dealer jumped into Lancaster canal

A Lancaster man who tried to escape police by jumping in Lancaster canal has been jailed for drug dealing.

Drugs were found at the property

County lines are crossed for drug deals

The charity Crimestoppers has launched a campaign across the North West to highlight the pain and suffering that criminals from urban areas are inflicting on vulnerable people in cities and rural communities.

Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw speaking at the White Ribbon Ambassador training.

Ambassadors learn how to tackle violence

Forty White Ribbon ambassadors appointed as male road models to help tackle domestic abuse learnt the latest ways to combat male violence against women and girls.

A hearse, an ambulance and a police car were lined up at the launch of the annual Christmas drink and drug drive campaign.

‘Nobody wants to end up in a hearse’

Police have launched a 
crackdown on drink and drug driving over the festive period.

Deniqua Westwood with Bull Mastiff, Walter and St Bernard, Betty. Picture by Daniel Martino. Johnston Press.

Two people of interest in Lancaster dogs theft probe

Police have identified two people they would like to speak to in connection with a dog burglary in Cockerham.

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

Manchester Arena bombing could have been stopped had 'cards had fallen differently'

The Manchester Arena bombing could have been prevented "had the cards fallen differently", an official assessment has found.
The scene of the shooting on Buttermere Avenue in Morecambe where a woman was shot in the face.

Arrests after Morecambe woman shot in the face

Police investigating a shooting in Morecambe which left a woman with serious injuries have arrested a number of people.

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