Detective who took camera from evidence store is sacked

A detective has been dismissed for gross misconduct after a disciplinary hearing found he took property from a police evidence store. DC Michael Foreman, an exhibits officer in the Serious Organised Crime Unit at Hutton, attended the first part of the conclusion of his case at Leyland Police Station, but chose to leave before the […]

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Mother of 3 overclaimed almost £20,000 of benefits

A mother-of-three overclaimed nearly £20,000 of benefits she was not entitled to, a court has been told. Gemma, of Robin Hey, Moss Side, Leyland, spent her 34th birthday in the dock at Preston Magistrates’ Court after admitting two charges of dishonestly failing to notify the DWP and South Ribble Council about her change of circumstances. […]

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