Appeal for information after two boys assaulted at Keel Wharf, Liverpool

We are appealing for information after two 15-year-old boys received stab wounds in Liverpool city centre last night (Friday,24 July). At about 9.15pm officers were called to reports of about 80-100 youths fighting at Keel Wharf on the waterfront. When they arrived they found the two teenagers who had each received a stab wound to […]

GMP launch murder investigaiton after woman suffered severe burns in Bury

Police were called just after 7:30pm on Friday 23 July to reports a woman had been badly burned at an address on East Street in Bury. Emergency services attended, and found a 31 year old woman had suffered severe burns, and was taken to hospital. Sadly, despite emergency staff’s best efforts, she died a short […]

Merseyside Police welcomes publication of the Government’s strategy to target violence against against women and girls

Merseyside Police has welcomed the Government’s publication of the Violence against Women and Girls strategy this week.Officers and staff have worked relentlessly over the last 12 months to protect vulnerable people particularly women and girls who are faced with violence and sexual abuse. Assistant Chief Constable Ngaire Waine, said: “We and our partners completely understand […]

Dispersal zone on Liverpool waterfront following further incidents

A dispersal zone has been put in place on Liverpool’s waterfront today (Friday 23 July) following further reports of criminality and anti-social behaviour in the area. The overwhelming majority of young people visiting the waterfront have been responsible and respectful to others.  But the actions of a minority seemingly intent on behaving anti-socially have risked […]

Safer Streets launches in Kirkdale

Merseyside Police and Liverpool City Council has launched the Safer Streets project today (Friday, 23 July) in the Flower Streets area of Kirkdale – to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour. The first partnership day of the project took place today with police, the office of the PCC, council and partners such at Mersey Fire and […]

Detectives appeal for information following assault in Liverpool City Centre

Detectives are appealing for information following an assault in Liverpool City Centre last night, Thursday 22 July. At 8.25pm, emergency services were called to Whitechapel to reports that a man in his 20s had been found with head injuries. It is believed that he was struck with a bottle. The victim was taken to hospital […]

Wanted: Bradley Higham

Please share as we look for Bradley Higham, who is wanted on a recall to prison. 43-year-old Higham breached the conditions of his license after his release from a prison sentence for burglary in Cumbria in 2018. Higham is white, 6ft, of proportionate build, with brown eyes, receding brown hair and a birth mark on […]

Ahead of the weekend, let’s stay safe and look after each other

With lockdown restrictions eased this weekend, we are reminding people to stay safe and look out for each other while enjoying our City Centre nightlife.  Monday 19 July saw the government move to the final stages of easing Covid lockdown restrictions, meaning this is the first weekend nightclubs and other venues are allowed to re-open since […]