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Motorists warned to keep cars locked at all times

"Don't be an easy target" - that's the message of Clitheroe Police after five vehicles were broken into in Whalley.

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CCTV - police appeal

CCTV footage of man police want to speak to

Police have released CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection to a spate of thefts.

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10-year-old Nelson girl grabbed by man after he offered her sweets

Police are appealing for information after a 10-year-old girl was grabbed by the wrists by a man in Nelson.

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Shajan Indian Restaurant. (s)

Restaurant will take action over mouse in curry claim

A Ribble Valley Indian restaurant owner has instructed his solicitors to start court proceedings against a customer who claimed to have discovered a mouse in their food while enjoying a curry at the award-winning restaurant.

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Drunk baker’s driving ban

Drunk baker’s driving ban

A 60-year-old Clitheroe baker was so drunk behind the wheel she almost fell out of her car and was slurring her words, a court heard.

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Evacuated: The King Power Stadium

King Power Stadium 'bomb scare' turns out to be technical fault

Administration and ground staff were forced to evacuate the King Power Stadium this lunchtime, after a bomb scare forced the evacuation of Leicester City's stadium, before any panic was allayed as the issue was found to be caused by a technical fault.
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Woman caught on film kicking dog

Police are investigating a video which allegedly shows a woman appearing to violently kick her dog as she walked them along Kibble Crescent in north Burnley on Wednesday, September 14th.

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Police hunt for convicted Burnley murderer after he absconds from prison

Police hunt for convicted Burnley murderer after he absconds from prison

A convicted murderer from Burnley has absconded from prison.

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Keep your cars locked and secure police warn following man’s arrest

Ribble Valley police are warning residents to keep their cars locked and secure after a 28-year-old man was arrested and charged after he was found hanging around parked cars in an area of Clitheroe.

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Child abduction pair remanded in custody

Child abduction pair remanded in custody

Two men have been charged and remanded in custody in relation to the kidnap of a teenage girl.

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Police warning over fake British Gas bills

Police warning over fake British Gas bills

Police are warning computer users to be on their guard against a nationwide fake bills scam.

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Found: Martin Smith

Missing Clitheroe man found

Missing Ribble Valley man Martin Smith has been found safe and well.

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Missing: Martin Smith. (s)

Missing man: police concerns grow

Police are growing increasingly concerned about the welfare of a 42-year-old Ribble Valley man who was last seen at Clitheroe Bus and Train Interchange.

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Rebecca Cawdron (16) (s)

Update: Police find girl (16) in Burnley

Police have found a Walton-le-Dale teenager safe and well in Burnley.
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Update: Missing Nelson girl found safe and well in Cumbria

A 13-year-old girl who went missing in Nelson on Sunday has been found safe and well in Cumbria.
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David Borrow. (s)

Revised plans to change frontline services

The county council’s cabinet will be asked to agree revised plans to change the way frontline services are delivered, and save millions of pounds, by reducing the number of buildings the council owns and rents, after seeking people’s views during an extensive consultation.

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Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw. (s)

Have your say on how county is policed

Time is running out for Lancashire residents to have their say on how the county is policed by taking part in Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw’s survey.

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Jessica Wallwork (s)

Police issue new photos of missing Nelson girl (13)

Police have said they are increasingly concerned for the welfare of a 13-year-old girl who has gone missing from Nelson.
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Pregnant woman attacked by partner

Pregnant woman attacked by partner

A Burnley FC worker who attacked his pregnant partner and both her parents was said to have been arrested at the club on match day, a court was told.

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Call for more armed police

Call for more armed police

Police chiefs in Lancashire have launched a drive to recruit more trained armed officers to respond to serious incidents.

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