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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 investigation into alleged electricity theft at Indian restaurant

Police investigation into alleged electricity theft at Indian restaurant

Police officers visited an Indian restaurant after reports of electricity theft.

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Crews attend house blaze in Burnley

Fire crews rescue woman trapped in bedroom

A woman was rescued from a bedroom in a terraced house after a kitchen fire early this morning.

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Police investigate alleged assault on taxi driver

Man arrested after alleged assault on Burnley taxi driver

A taxi driver has been taken to hospital after an alleged assault outside a Burnley bar.

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Crews attend Clitheroe incident

Dawsons evacuated after fire alarms sound

Shoppers at Clitheroe's Dawsons had to be evacuated for a short period after fire alarms went off.

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Police investigate death of woman

Woman's body found in a field

Police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was discovered this morning (Saturday) in Langho
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The cash machine outside was being filled when the robbers struck

Manhunt launched for balaclava-clad robbers who targeted bank van

Detectives are appealing for information following a cash-in-transit robbery at a Padiham bank.

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Police in Langho following an incident

Police called to Langho after a "major incident"

Police officers are currently in the Ribble Valley village of Langho following an "incident".

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Police appeal for information after bank robbery

Gang escapes with cash in Padiham bank van robbery - UPDATE

Police have launched a manhunt after three robbers targeted a security van carrying cash to Santander Bank in Padiham.

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Robbers target Padiham bank

Robbers target security van outside Padiham bank

Robbers targeted a security van delivering cash to Santander Bank in Padiham.

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Police searching for man after arson

Police searching for man after arson

Police are trying to find a Burnley man they want to speak to in connection with a fire at a house in the town.

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Burnley Magistrates' Court.

Drink-drive window cleaner blames cake

A window cleaner found more than twice the excess alcohol limit blamed Christmas cake for making him drunk.
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Burnley Magistrates' Court.

Plasterer bitten by ex-employee

A plasterer got bitten by an ex-employee and then a police dog after trouble started on a pre-Christmas night out at a Burnley club, a court heard.

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Library image of a young driver

Teenage drivers hit for six by ban tally

Thousands of teenagers had their driving licences revoked in the past five years after receiving at least six penalty points, new figures show.

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Burnley man failed to appear in court for child sex offences

Burnley man failed to appear in court for child sex offences

Police are appealing for the public’s assistance to help find a man who is wanted for failing to appear at court.

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A man has been sent to prison after admitting theft from Burnley General Hospital's pharmacy.

Hospital pharmacy raider sent to prison

A man who was caught trying to make off with a quantity of drugs from the pharnacy at Burnley General Hospital has been sent to prison for 12 weeks.

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Festive drivers arrested for drink offences

Festive drivers arrested for drink offences

More than 400 people were arrested for drink driving offences over the festive period.

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Car thieves could be striking in Pendle, stealong Land Rover Defenders like this one.

Police issue high alert warning for Land Rover owners in Pendle

A warning to be vigilant has gone out to Land Rover Defender owners in Barnoldswick and Earby after a spate of thefts in North Yorkshire.

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Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked during a foiled attempt to steal his car.

Driver attacked as thieves try to steal his car

Police are appealing for information after a shocking incident in Clitheroe where a man was attacked during the attempted theft of his car.

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Police are appealing for help to identify this man in relation to an incident in Burnley town centre.

Police launch appeal to track down man

Have you seen this man?

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