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Police appeal for missing teenage girl

Police have put out an appeal to find a teenage girl who has not been since Monday.
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Philip Bell

Police issue picture of wanted Burnley man

Police are appealing for information to help trace a Burnley man wanted for domestic assault and damage.

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Operation Moorhen is a week-long crackdown launched by police

Police domestic violence crackdown: Burnley man wanted

Police have launched a special operation targeting wanted domestic abuse offenders - with men from Burnley and Colne among their top targets.

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New instant roadside breathalysers will not give drink-drivers time to sober up

Moves to introduce new roadside breathalysers that will allow police to gather on-the-spot proof of drink-driving have been welcomed in Lancashire.

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Police are still investigating

Pair bailed after Burnley road collision left teen in critical condition

Two people have been released on bail following a collision in Burnley on Saturday night.

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Police have arrested a man in Burnley who was wanted on prison recall.

Man wanted on prison recall found in Burnley

A man who was wanted on recall to prison has been arrested.

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Burnley Magistrate's Court

Mum attacked police outside Burnley pub

A mum could be facing jail for her third attack on police in about 12 months - and blamed the latest outburst on missing her children's school sports day.
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Police have made two arrests

Two arrests after Burnley teen left in critical condition

A teenager has been left in a critical condition after an accident involving a car in Burnley.

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Anni Smith

Police search for missing girl

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing girl.
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Police made three arrests

Police arrest three wanted men in Burnley

Police had a busy evening in Burnley last night, arresting three people wanted for a variety of offences.
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Anne Duckworth

Concerns grow for missing Padiham woman

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the whereabouts of a 61-year-old woman.

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Stephen John Crawford, 25, who is of no fixed address

Police searching for man wanted on recall to prison

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

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Police appeal

Police hunting man with Burnley and Pendle links for prison recall

Police are appealing for information about a man who is wanted on recall to prison.

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The Samaritans charity bookstall, that was targeted by raiders, and (inset) branch director Victoria Haworth.

Colne charity workers' thanks to customers who rallied support after book stall theft

Charity workers have been touched by the outpouring of sympathy, support and help following a shocking theft at their bookstall.
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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Refuse collector struck partner's work colleague

A refuse collector who attacked a Booths supervisor at the Barrowford store alleged the victim had been "harassing" his partner, a court heard.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Colne taxi firm boss disqualified

A taxi firm boss was caught at the wheel of a minibus carrying five passengers when he was banned, a court heard.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Police caught 'drunk' man climbing back through Burnley pub door

A reveller thrown out of a pub at New Year smashed a hole in the door and tried to climb back in, a court heard.
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Burnley Magistrates' Court

Burnley man in court after swearing at police

A paranoid schizophrenic who turned up and caused trouble at his ex's struck as parents took children to a nearby school, a court heard.
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Sky Cassidy has been missing since yesterday morning.

Police appeal for missing teenage girl

Police are appealing for information about a teenage girl who has gone missing.

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Sue Hogg (front centre) and her team of volunteers have vowed to carry on as usual  despite a break in at the Thursby Gardens Community Action Group centre.

Volunteers vow to carry on as usual after Burnley community centre break in

Dedicated volunteers have vowed it is "business as usual" at a thriving community centre in Burnley that was burgled this week.

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