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REGIONAL: "He's evil. Simple as that," says the cousin of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi

The cousin of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi has spoken of the "betrayal" he felt after lending his bank card to the 22-year-old killer.

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Have you seen missing man William Hope?

Have you seen missing man William Hope?

A search is on to find missing man William Hope.

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The overturned car. Photo: Lancashire Road Police.

Driver of car that overturned on the M6 arrested for suspected drink driving

The driver of the overturned car that caused hours of delays on the M6 yesterday evening (Friday, April 20) has been arrested for suspected drink driving.
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Anyone with information can call 101 quoting incident reference 0646 of April 19

REGIONAL: Man in critical condition after "serious attack" resulting in a collapsed lung

Police are appealing for information following a serious assault that resulted in a collapsed lung for the victim.
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WATCH: CCTV appeal after fire at Preston shed company

Police are appealing for information after a "deliberate" fire engulfed a Preston shed business.
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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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Anyone with information can contact police on 101 quoting log reference 0329 of April 19.

Police on the hunt after woman was sexually assaulted in Preston

A woman was sexually assaulted in an early morning incident in Preston yesterday.
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Wesley Holden

Police seek Wesley Holden in connection with Longridge burglary

Ribble Valley Police want to talk to Wesley Holden in connection with a burglary in Longridge.
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L-R: Kieren Spencer and Rachael Ray of Longridge Community Arts with Ribble Valley Coun Rupert Swarbrick.

Disco delight aiming to put an end to Longridge's antisocial behaviour woes

Longridge is set for a new youth ‘disco’ in an aim to combat antisocial behaviour taking over the town – with 140 incidents in the last year alone.

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Stretched Lancashire Police's rest day crisis revealed amid claims of police shortages across England and Wales.

Police officers across the county are owed thousands of hours in unclaimed rest days, new figures reveal.
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Christopher Bonner-Morgan. Photo via Lancashire Police.

Lancashire man jailed for child sex offences

A 30-year-old man who committed a number of child sex offences has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison.
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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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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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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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One of the stolen John Deere tractors

£40,000 tractor theft rocks Garstang family's farm business

A family farm has been rocked after callous thieves stole tens of thousands of pounds worth of tractors from its Garstang base.

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Fracking protesters climb on to a truck on the M6 southbound services at Forton earlier this week.

Lancashire Police reimbursed just one fifth of fracking protest costs

Lancashire Police have been reimbursed just a fraction of the costs of policing the ongoing fracking protests in Preston New Road.
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Scene of the stabbing in North Cliff Street - Photo Daniel Matthews

Stab victim remains in hospital after Preston robbery

A 27-year-old man is still under treatment in hospital after being stabbed multiple times in a vicious robbery.

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Lancashire Police has received a good rating at inspection

Lancashire Police rated 'good' in latest inspection

Lancashire Police has received a good rating for keeping people safe and preventing crime.
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Warning over phone call-barring scam

A warning has gone out that fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers.

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