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Harley ring on list of items in theft case

A man accused of robbing another man of possessions, including a distinctive Harley Davidson gold ring, has made his first appearance at court.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

Fleetwood: From the courts 31-08-16

A couple accused of having an American Bulldog, said to have been dangerously out of control and which bit a police officer on the leg in Fleetwood, have been given a date for their trial.

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Police want to speak to this man after a spate of break-ins and thefts within a four-hour period

Four burglaries in as many hours sparks manhunt

This is the man police want to speak to after a number of bikes were stolen within the space of just four hours.

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Maldern Avenue in Carleton (Pic: Google)

Parents held after four-month-old baby is found with ‘significant head injuries’ at home

The parents of a baby girl have been arrested after their four-month-old daughter was found with ‘significant head injuries’ at home, police said yesterday.

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CCTV footage of the man wanted in connection with the burglary

Blackpool Police hunt for balding man following daylight raid

A significant quantity of cash was taken in a bold daylight raid on a Blackpool home.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

‘I am a drunken idiot’ says defendant

A street drinker who deliberately defied police orders told an officer “I am a drunken idiot.”

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The incident happened in Waterloo Road

Woman punched in face in Blackpool street

A woman was punched in the face as she walked to work in Blackpool

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Becky Thomas who tackled a blaze at her home in Peter Street, Blackpool.

Rescuer tells of relief after fire escape

A woman today recalled how she raised the alarm to ensure a mother and baby could get out of a burning house.

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CCTV image from the West Park Drive raid

Burglar bags huge cash haul

A significant quantity of cash was taken in a raid on a Blackpool home.

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Pokemon

Lancashire Pokemon hunters warned over crimes

Police in Lancashire have issued a fresh safety alert after the county was named as the worst in England and Wales for crimes related to the gaming craze Pokemon Go.

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Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw

Still time to have your say on policing

Time is running out for Lancashire residents to have their say on how the county is policed by taking part in Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw’s survey.

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Police need help to identify this woman

Police hunt woman over stolen cash

Police in Blackpool want to speak to this woman after the theft of a pensioner’s handbag in the resort.

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Joseph Carter
A window cleaner who admitted hiding drugs in his body has been jailed for 34 months.
Joseph Carter, 20, was questioned by police as he was leaving his flat in St Patricks Road, St Annes, and admitted he had drugs in his trousers.

Window cleaner is jailed in drugs case

A window cleaner who admitted hiding drugs in his body has been jailed for 34 months.

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Preston Crown Court

Pervert groped sleeping boy

A pervert who molested a 10-year-old boy at his flat in Thornton told police ‘age is just a number’.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

Trial for couple over policeman’s dog bite

A couple accused of having an American Bulldog, said to have been dangerously out of control and which bit a police officer on the leg in Fleetwood, have been given a date for their trial.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

12-year-old pleads guilty to rape

A 12-year-old boy had pleaded guilty to raping a nine-year-old boy at Blackpool.

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Police need help to identify this woman

Police appeal after theft from handbag

Police in Blackpool want to speak to this woman after the theft of a pensioner’s handbag in the resort.

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Blackpool Magistrates Court

Mum was abusive to officer in street row

A mum-of-two was described as using ‘grossly offensive’ language to a police officer in Warton.

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Cannabis

Man let crooks grow £250k cannabis plants

Police discovered almost a quarter of a million pounds of cannabis at a fish merchants premises in Fleetwood, a judge was told.

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