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New-born baby girl murder investigation

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a baby girl in Burnley.

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County Hall

Why Lancashire County Council may be watching you

Lancashire’s trading standards service has admitted its staff sometimes fake Facebook accounts in a bid to trap persistent offenders.

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Sessions House

Pensioner denies abuse allegations

A pensioner has taken to the witness stand to deny allegations he molested a young boy in the 1980s.

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Andrew McNair

Woman suffers damaged teeth in 'serious assault'

A 24-year-old man with links to West Lancashire is wanted by police in connection with an allegation of assault.
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The death is currently being treated as unexplained anda post-mortem will take place in due course.

Police release two people arrested after death of baby

Two people arrested in connection with the sudden death of a baby have been released by police.

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Barbara Lowe, 81, from Adlington narrowly missed being tricked out of almost �2,500 by a scammer.
Barbara is pictured with her son Neil Cooper (left) and Carolyn Cooper (right)

Adlington pensioner, 81, almost cheated out of £2,500

An 81-year-old woman from Adlington narrowly missed being tricked out of almost £2,500 by a scammer.

Chorley
Fresh plea to stop county lane crashes

Fresh plea to stop county lane crashes

A call has been made for more police action preventing accidents on a busy country road.

South Ribble
Amie Heller

Jail for ex nurse who stole hospital drugs

A hospital has spoken of a nurse’s “abuse of trust” after she was jailed for three years and eight months for stealing and dealing prescription drugs.

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Tributes paid to Preston woman Victoria Cherry

Tributes paid to Preston woman Victoria Cherry

Heartfelt tributes have been paid to a mum found dead in a house in Bolton  as detectives continue to question a man on suspicion of her murder.
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Paul Stoney, 22, is currently wanted by police

Police appeal after cannabis found during vehicle stop

Police would like to speak to a man from Bispham after a large quantity of cannabis was found during a vehicle stop.
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Police were called to the property shortly before 3pm on January 16 to reports of the death of a baby in Burnley.

Man arrested after 'unexplained' death of baby in Burnley

A man has been arrested after police discovered the body of a newborn baby at an address in Burnley.
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Police found the Mercedes crashed and abandoned in Amounderness Way

Appeal after crashed car is found abandoned on Amounderness Way

A passing police patrol found a crashed car abandoned on Amounderness Way in Cleveleys in the early hours of this morning.

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Laylah Scarlett De Cruz who has been convicted of property fraud

Blackpool mum and daughter convicted of £1m property fraud

A mother and daughter have been convicted of property fraud after the mother assumed the identity of a dead landlady to make more than £1 million.

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Gregory McKain

MISSING: Man with links to Blackpool

Police are growing increasingly concerned after a man with links to Blackpool went missing from home.

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Victoria Cherry, 44, of Fulwood, Lancashire

Body found after murder investigation launched into missing woman

Police investigating the murder of a missing woman from Lancashire have discovered a body.

Fulwood
Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw.

How much has Lancashire Constabulary’s three year investigation into One Connect Ltd cost?

Lancashire’s Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw has been challenged to provide an update on the cost and progress of the long running police investigation into the former BT /County Council partnership One Connect Ltd.

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Police would like to speak to this man.

Man suffers broken nose in 'vicious' attack at Preston bar

A man suffered a fractured nose and cheekbone after he was 'viciously' assaulted by three men at a bar in Preston, say police.

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Victoria Cherry, 44, of Fulwood, Lancashire, has not been seen since October 2015.

Police searching for missing Preston woman launch murder investigation

Victoria Cherry, 44, of Fulwood, Lancashire, has not been seen since October 2015.

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John Molyneux was sentenced to four months

Man jailed for South Ribble thefts

A man has been sentenced to four months in jail after pleading guilty to seven counts of theft, say police.
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