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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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Police are asking householders to be more vigilant after a rash of burglaries over the last two months.

Police launch appeal after spate of burglaries across Burnley, Pendle and Ribble Valley

Police have urged householders to be vigilant after a spate of break-ins across Burnley, Pendle and the Ribble Valley in the past two months.

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Susan Ashworth is awaiting her fate.

Case against bursar who stole £140,000 from school is adjourned

A former bursar who stole more than £140,000 from a primary school is still awaiting her fate after a delay in legal proceedings over the sums of money involved in the case.

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A gang has been sentenced after targeting cars in various locations including the Ribble Valley.

Gang sentenced for BMW thefts

Several men have been sentenced for stealing high performance BMW cars.

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The National Rural Crime Survey launched yesterday.

Lancashire's National Rural Crime Survey aims to improve rural policing

After the National Rural Crime Survey launched yesterday, Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, has urged people in provincial locations to have their say.
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Police are appealing for information after a lorry was raided in Clitheroe yesterday morning.

Police appeal after daring lorry raid at Ribble Valley beauty spot

Detectives are appealing for dash cam footage after a lorry was raided in Clitheroe.

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An amateur boxer was given a one year driving ban after he appeared before Burnley Magistrates Court

Amateur boxer handed driving ban in court

An amateur boxer, who prides himself on keeping fit, was found at the wheel with 15 times the specified amount of cannabis in his system.
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Police appeal after handbag theft.

Police appeal after handbag theft

Police are wanting to speak to a man and a woman after a handbag theft in Colne.

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Police thank football fans

Man arrested after burglary at British Legion

A 27-year-old man has been arrested following a burglary at a local British Legion club.

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Witness appeal after car and tractor collision

Police are appealing for witnesses following a crash in Wilpshire involving a car and a tractor.

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Rashid is in court today

Nelson man in court today over terror charges

A Nelson man will appear in court today to face charges over alleged terror offences.

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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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Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw.

Lancs Police and Crime Commissioner calls on government to rethink cuts as violent crime rates rise

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, is calling on the government to reconsider police funding and free up funds to tackle violent crime amidst increasing demands for police.

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Police are appealing for information

£4,000 worth of jewellery taken in raid

Ribble Valley police are appealing for information after jewellery worth an estimated £4,000 was stolen during a burglary.

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The shop radio scheme is launched in Padiham to help crackdown on crime in the town.

Crackdown on crime in Padiham

Shop owners and police in Padiham have revived a scheme to crackdown on thieves and anti-social behaviour.

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Sabden Coun Ricky Newmark and Ribble Valley Councils partnership officer, Dilys Day.

Ribble Valley's crime crackdown gets the backing of Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner

Vandals close to Longridge are set to feel the full force of crime prevention bosses thanks to new CCTV systems.

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Police appeal for witnesses

Cigarettes and alcohol stolen in early-morning shop raid

Thieves escaped with cigarettes and alcohol after breaking into a Read shop over the Easter weekend.

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Lancashire Police has received a good rating at inspection

Crime reports on rise

Lancashire Police has received a good rating for keeping people safe and preventing crime.

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Police have described Victoria June Lee as an "archetypal and prolific" shoplifter

"Prolific" shoplifter banned from several stores for two years

A woman has been banned from a number of retail outlets after she was convicted of shoplifting.

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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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