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Hero police officers praised

Four hero police officers have been praised after their quick-thinking actions helped save a motorist’s life in Burnley.
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Carla O'Connell

Police appeal for missing teen

Police are appealing for help finding a missing teeenager.

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Police are appealing for witnesses

Man exposes himself to young girl

Police are appealing for information after a man indecently exposed himself to a 12-year-old girl in Burnley.
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Police are urging residents to be vigilant

Police warning after alleged car break-ins

Police have arrested three men this morning on suspicion of breaking into cars in Padiham.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Drink-driver also tested positive for cocaine

A driver stopped just after midnight on Christmas Eve was over the alcohol limit and also had nearly twice the limit of a cocaine by-product in his system.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Binge-drinking tenant smashed landlord's window

An upset tenant who got evicted over parties at his home, “lost it” and smashed his landlord’s window, a court heard.

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Police are appealing for information

Police investigate car fire

Police have released CCTV images as part of an investigation into a car being set on fire in Brierfield in the early hours of yesterday morning (Thursday).
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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Spice addict accused police of selling drugs

A Spice addict who caused trouble in a police station accused officers of setting up shop to sell the drug in Burnley, a court was told.

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Brandon Abrams

Police concerns grow for missing boy

Police are still appealing for information in relation to a missing Burnley boy.

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Video: Two arrested in Burnley drugs bust

Police have arrested two people after a drugs raid on a property in the Daneshouse area of Burnley which was carried out yesterday.
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The incident occurredat around 9:30pm on Saturday, April 1st

Police witness appeal after 80-year-old dies in crash

Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a man in a collision in Burnley.
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WATCH: Driver enters canal after police pursuit

A man drove a car into the Leeds Liverpool canal after he 'failed to navigate a bend' when he was pursued by Lancashire Road Police.
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The cash machine that the gang targeted in the early hours of this morning.

Gang ram-raid Burnley cash machine

A gang ram-raided a Burnley cash point in the early hours of this morning.

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CCTV hub gets £100,000 funding boost

CCTV hub gets £100,000 funding boost

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has funded £100,000 towards a centralised CCTV hub to help reduce crime in Lancashire.

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Police appeal after assault in Burnley

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Burnley.

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Police have taken a man into custody after he tried to use an "oven tool" to withdraw cash and then resisted arrest.

Man uses 'oven tool' to withdraw cash

A man was arrested by police after trying to use an "oven tool" to withdraw money from a cash point.

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Tasers are rarely fired by Lancashire Police

Tasers figures show weapons rarely fired in Lancashire

Police in Lancashire drew their Tasers 151 times last year but did not use them on the majority of occasions.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Ex-soldier three times drink-drive limit

A Barnoldswick ex-soldier caught three times the drink-drive limit had had an alcohol problem for 27 years, since serving in Northern Ireland, a court heard.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Personal trainer experimented with Spice

A boxer who coaches autistic children raided a house and ended up being sectioned under the Mental Health Act after taking the drug Spice, a court heard.
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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Double the limit drink-driver crashed car

A young drink-driver who crashed his car just after midnight was found to be more than twice the limit, a court heard.

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