Man jailed following stop and search in Runcorn

A man from Norris Green, Liverpool, has been jailed for drug offences following a stop check by Cheshire Police. Nathan Bligh of Lambourne Road was arrested on Wednesday 11 May after officers executed a stop and search whilst he was driving to Runcorn. The 30-year-old was found in possession of 134 wraps of crack cocaine […]

Appeal for information following assault in Southport

We have arrested a man on suspicion of assault following an incident in Southport in the early hours of this morning, Wednesday 6 July. At around 2.25am, officers were informed of an altercation between two men on Nevill Street. One of the men, in his 30s, was reportedly knocked to the floor, sustaining a head injury. […]

Man arrested after cannabis farm recovered in Halewood

A man was arrested after a cannabis farm was recovered from a property in Knowsley. At around 2.55pm on Monday 4 July, officers attended a property in Halewood and discovered nearly 350 cannabis plants in various stages of growth in two rooms along with growing equipment. The 39-year-old man from Halewood was arrested on suspicion […]

Man arrested following stabbing in New Brighton

We have arrested a man following reports of a stabbing in New Brighton late last night, Tuesday 5 July. At around 11.15pm, officers were informed of an altercation between two men on Egerton Street. One of the men, in his 50s, was stabbed twice in his chest and stomach with an unknown item. He was […]

Missing Coban Cleaver

Please share and help us find missing 17-year-old Coban Cleaver. Coban was last seen on Joseph Street in St Helens on Sunday 3 July at around 9.20am and extensive enquiries are ongoing to find him. Coban is white, 5ft 7in tall, of slim build, with short brown hair and brown eyes. When last seen, Coban […]

Appeal to trace wanted man from Widnes

Police in Widnes are appealing to members of the public to help locate a man for breaching a court order. Anthony Pitt is from the town and also has links to Runcorn and Warrington. The 34-year-old is described as approximately 6’2” and of a proportionate build with light brown hair and blue eyes. Anyone who […]

Man named in Tameside murder inquiry

A man who was found dead at an address in Mossley has been identified as 38-year-old Thomas Campbell, as a murder inquiry continues. Detectives launched an investigation following a report of a concern for the welfare of a man at an address on Riverside at around 10.30am on Sunday (3 July 2022). Emergency services attended […]

A Special Police Constable has been charged with rape.

Special Constable Daniel Carson (10/03/97), who was based within GMPs Rochdale division, has been charged with rape in connection with an incident that occured in December 2019. Carson will appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court on the 1st August 2022. He has been suspended from duty. Misconduct proceedings will recommence upon conclusion of criminal proceedings.

Officers dressed as builders arrest suspect during covert operation at Salford University.

Officers from GMP Salford’s South East neighbourhood team took part in a covert operation, alongside campus security staff, to disrupt gang-related crime. As part of #OpSycamore, a force-wide operation to tackle violent crime, officers arrested two males on suspicion of drug offences, possession of a bladed article and driving offences. A knife, suspected drugs and […]