Concern for missing teenager

Police are concerned for missing teenager Blake Martin (17) who was last seen four days ago.

Police are searching for a teenager missing from his home in Nelson

Police appeal after teenager goes missing from home

Police are appealing for information after a teenage boy went missing from home.

Pictured from left to right are Fr Roland Nicholson, Christine Dilworth, Katie Buck, Steve Dilworth, Megan Turner, Courtney Allen and teacher Anna-Marie Pye

Specialist school presented with much-needed funds

A cheque for £300 was presented to staff and pupils from a specialist school after its brand new bus was stolen.

A court has heard how a convicted sex offender used a different name on a social media account without telling police.

Convicted sex offender in court for using a different name

A convicted sex offender, said to "fantasise" about a small child, used an Instagram account under a different name without telling police, a court heard.

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.

Police issue warning

Avoid Burnley roads unless necessary warn police

Police are urging motorists to only use roads around Burnley is absolutely necessary.

A court heard how a man planned to kill himself in a motorway as he could not live with the guilt of cheating on his long term partner.

Love cheat plagued by guilt planned to take his own life, court told

A love-cheat, who planned to kill himself in a motorway smash because he couldn't live with the guilt, was caught over the drink- drive limit after he changed his mind, a court heard.
Hickey stole from the public and his staff."

Ribble Valley man jailed for two years

A 75-year-old Ribble Valley businessman has been jailed for two years after stealing more than £100,000 from the taxman.

Police warn elderly residents to be aware of scammers.

Police scammers warning to elderly residents

Police have issued a warning to elderly residents in the Ribble Valley to be wary of scammers.
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

Police search for missing teen

Police are searching for a missing teenager from Nelson.
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 and not treating the death as suspicious

Ribble Valley man collapses and dies

A 65-year-old man collapsed and died in Woone Lane, Clitheroe.

Police have extended their thanks to members of the public.

Clitheroe man receives 10 year prison sentence for serious assault

A 23-year-old man from Clitheroe has been given an extended sentence of 14 years following "a brutal attack" on a "vulnerable defenceless man".

Police are appealing for information

Police appeal to trace missing Burnley girls

Police are appealing for help in tracing two missing girls from Burnley.
The late Patricia Sharples

Grieving son slams ‘lenient’ sentence

The heartbroken son of a Clitheroe woman who died after being injured in a collision has criticised the “lenient” sentence handed to the driver.

A mum has issued a writ against a health trust after her daughter was born with cerebral palsy six years ago.

Burnley mum launches High Court action against hospital after her daughter born with cerebral palsy

A Burnley mum is taking East Lancs Hospitals NHS Trust to the High Court claiming that her six-year-old daughter’s cerebral palsy was a result of delays when she was born.
Andrew Stephenson MP

Man convicted of making death threats against MP

Pendle MP Andrew Stephenson has welcomed the conviction of a man who who made online death threats and phone calls against him and his staff members.

Have you seen Aaron?

Police appeal for missing Padiham man

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of Padiham man Aaron McGinty.

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