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Window cleaner headbutted victim at court

A window cleaner who assaulted a man at Burnley Magistrates' Court ended up back where it happened - this time as the defendant.

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Burnley Magistrates Court

Banning order for teen Clarets fan

A teenage Clarets fan has received a three year football banning order after joining in a brawl with rival supporters.

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Sex offender handed himself in

Sex offender handed himself in

A sex offender wanted by police has handed himself in.

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David Taylor is wanted by Lancashire Police

UPDATE: Sex offender wanted on recall caught in Burnley

Police have caught missing sex offender David Taylor in the Burnley area.
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Student’s birthday bike stolen

Student’s birthday bike stolen

A student is appealing for help after his prized motorbike was stolen in Burnley.

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Man wanted for two assaults

Man wanted for two assaults

Have you seen this man?

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Convicted sex offender arrested

Convicted sex offender arrested

Police have arrested a convicted sex offender who was wanted on prison recall.

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Police have launched their campaign to stop drink and drug driving

Brierfield death 'not suspicious' and man released

A man who was initially arrested on suspicion of murder by the police after the discovery of a woman's body in Brierfield has been released without charge.
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Burnley Magistrates Court

Drunk smashed car windscreen after row

A drunken man smashed a car rear windscreen when he lashed out after a row at a house in Padiham, a court heard.

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Pam Briggs

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Police hunting sex offender from Burnley

Police hunting sex offender from Burnley

Police are appealing for information about a missing sex offender from Burnley wanted on recall to prison.

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Burnley Magistrates Court.

Charity worker’s crime spree

A charity worker sent to do good in Burnley went on a drunken burgling and wrecking night-time spree in the town, a court heard.

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Sex offender with links to Burnley wanted by police

Sex offender with links to Burnley wanted by police

A 22-year-old man with links to the Burnley area is wanted by police for failing to comply with his sex offender notification requirements.

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Carl Tanner

Robber who absconded from Kirkham Prison arrested in Blackburn

Carl Tanner who absconded from Kirkham Prison on 23 November was arrested in Blackburn on Sunday evening.

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Police would like to identify these women.

CCTV appeals - Lancashire Police would like to speak to these people - can you help?

The police have issued the following CCTV images of people from the Lancashire area that they would like to speak to.

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Police are appealing for information after a man had 1,000 stolen

CCTV appeal launched after Burnley store theft

Police are appealing for information after a man had £1,000 stolen during a theft at a Burnley store.
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Arrests made in connection with bank robbery

Clitheroe bank robbery: a man and woman arrested

Two people have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Clitheroe.

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Police have released these CCTV images (s)

CCTV appeal after pickpockets target man

Police are hunting a group of pickpockets after a man had £1,000 stolen while out shopping in Burnley.

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Barry Bennell has been rushed to hospital

Barry Bennell rushed to hospital after being discovered unconscious at a Hotel

Paedophile football coach Barry Bennell has been taken to hospital after police responded to a "fear for welfare incident" at an address in Stevenage on Friday night.

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Nicola Haworth

Man admits to killing Burnley mum

A man has admitted killing Burnley mum Nicola Haworth.

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