Boots has recalled ‘Boots Multivitamins Supplements’ because they have been incorrectly packed with multivitamins containing iron, warns Halton Borough Council Trading Standards This resulted in vitamin K not being present within the supplement and iron incorrectly added to the supplements instead. Iron has not been mentioned on the label. This means the product is a […]

Robert Murray sentenced to 11 years in prison for sex offences against teenage boys

Merseyside Police has today, Friday, 12 February, welcomed the sentencing of a Liverpool man to 11 years in prison for sexual offences against two teenage boys. 76-year-old Robert Murray of Harrismith Road, Fazakerley, was jailed after being found guilty of 12 counts of of indecent assault following a trial at Liverpool Crown Court.  The offences […]

Missing: Jack Cliffe

We are appealing for help in tracing a 12-year-old boy who is missing from home in St Helens. Jack Cliffe was last seen in the Doulton Street area of St Helens at around 12.30pm on Tuesday 9 February. He is described as a white male, 5ft 3in tall, of stocky build with short dark hair and […]

Three arrested as detectives appeal for information after stabbing in Old Swan

Detectives have arrested three people and are appealing for information following a stabbing in Old Swan this afternoon, Friday 12 February. At around 3.10pm, emergency services were called to Davidson Road to reports of a man in his 20s being assaulted. The victim was taken to hospital via ambulance for assessment of serious injuries. Two […]

Paint ball grenades and knives found during open land search in Huyton

Officers from the Huyton Community Team have carried out an open land search today, Friday 12th February, in the area of Woolfall Heath Park and Alt Park.  During the search, officers located what appeared to be a bag of grenades hidden in the undergrowth. In order to maintain public safety, officers established a cordon until the […]

Don’t fall foul of romance fraudsters this Valentine’s Day!

Officers from the force’s cyber team are giving Merseyside residents some advice, to help put a stop to romance fraudsters this Valentine’s Day. Dating or romance fraud is when you think you’ve met your perfect partner online, but they aren’t who they say they are. Once they’ve gained your trust, they ask for money for […]

Eight people charged with firearms and drug offences following warrants

Detectives have charged eight people with firearms and drugs offences following a series of warrants in Merseyside yesterday, Thursday 11 February. 36-year-old John Wells of no fixed abode was charged with Conspiracy to sell/transfer prohibited weapon/ammunition.26-year-old Natalie Moore of Patmos Close, Everton was charged with Possession of a prohibited weapon.31-year-old Anthony McVey of Worcester Drive, […]

Man jailed following armed robbery in Ellesmere Port

A man from Ellesmere Port has been jailed after committing a robbery at a convenience store in the town whilst armed with a screwdriver. Robert Forbes, of Sutton Way in Great Sutton, repeatedly demanded money from a woman working behind the tills shortly after the store opened on the morning of Tuesday 12 January. Seeing […]