New instant roadside breathalysers will not give drink-drivers time to sober up

Moves to introduce new roadside breathalysers that will allow police to gather on-the-spot proof of drink-driving have been welcomed in Lancashire.

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Two arrested after teenager left in 'critical condition' following collision with a car

Lancashire Police are appealing for information after a collision left a teenager in a critical condition in hospital.
Anni Smith

Police search for missing girl

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing girl.
Preston Road (Photo: Google).

Police arrest motorist in Longridge for blowing over three times the legal alcohol limit

A motorist has been arrested in Longridge after being found to be more than three times over the legal alcohol limit.

Stephen John Crawford, 25, who is of no fixed address

Police searching for man wanted on recall to prison

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

Police appeal

Police hunting man with Burnley and Pendle links for prison recall

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

Clitheroe Castle grounds and keep.

Patrols are stepped up in Clitheroe Castle grounds and keep

Steering youngsters away from underage drinking, drug misuse and anti-social behaviour is high on the agenda for Clitheroe Police.

Associate director Alex Summers. (s)

Lancashire Police spotlight child grooming in new theatre resource

Lancashire Police are using the power of theatre to highlight the dangers of child grooming.

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Police appeal after Sabden burglary

Police are asking local residents for their help in identifying a man who is wanted in connection with a local burglary.
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Police appeal to locate man wanted for prison recall

Police are urging members of the public to report any sightings of a man wanted for recall to prison.

Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner.

Lancs Police and Crime Commissioner hits out at lack of Home Office funding

New data has revealed that Lancashire Constabulary are the biggest losers in a Home Office funding process designed to meet unexpected policing costs, with the county's Police and Crime Commissioner calling for a review.

His victim suffered injuries including a fractured jaw, bleed on the brain and a number of lost teeth.

Man, 23, jailed after savage attack that left a woman with a fractured jaw and bleeding on the brain

A man has today (Friday, June 8th) been jailed for a horrifying attack with left a woman with a fractured jaw, bleeding on the brain and a number of lost teeth.
Thieves have stolen this mosaic from a nature trail at Towneley Park, Burnley

Volunteers are devastated after thieves steal mosaic created by 86-year-old

Thieves have stolen a badger mosaic from a nature trail that is popular with dozens of family and walkers.
Police are appealing for your help.

Police appeal following Clitheroe assault

Police are appealing for help from local residents following an assault.

Around  a quarter of people in the North West are forking out thousands of pounds for fake electrical goods online.

Ruthless "conline" sellers tempting a quarter of North West into buying fake electrical goods

Shocking statistics released today reveal that a quarter of people in the North West are falling victim to buying counterfeit electrical goods online.

If you have any information regarding the theft, please contact police on 101

Laptops stolen after raid on Whalley business

Thieves broke into an accountancy firm in the village yesterday and escaped with two laptops and some cash.


Lancashire councils could get new terror alert from MI5

Councils and other public sector organisations in Lancashire could in the future receive information about potential terror suspects from MI5.
Lancashire's Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw.

Pay rise: Lancashire Constabulary commits to Real Living Wage

All Lancashire Constabulary staff will be paid the Real Living Wage, reflecting the Police and Crime Commissioner's commitment to recognise the key role that everyone across plays in keeping Lancashire safe.

Shoplifting costs  the county millions

REVEALED: Shoplifting on the increase across Lancashire

Online marketplace investigated the total number of shoplifting offences recorded by 42 police forces across England and Wales last year. This is what they found.

The figures for Lancashire Constabulary were the 14th-worst in the UK.

Shoplifting surges by 13% across Lancashire

There has been a 13% increase in shoplifting offenses reported by Lancashire Constabulary in 2017-18 according to a new study, making the area the UK's 14th-worst.
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