Two men arrested following injury shooting in Huyton

Detectives investigating an injury shooting in Huyton last night (Monday 18 May) have arrested two men. At around 8.20pm, armed police were called to Princess Drive to reports of shots being fired inside the Old Bank pub following an altercation. Evidence has been found to confirm shots were fired.  A short time later, a man […]

Woman arrested and cash and drugs seized in Liverpool

We arrested a woman and recovered a significant amount of cash and drugs in Liverpool yesterday (Monday 17 May). Police executed a Misuse of Drugs Act warrant at an address on Newsham Drive and recovered between £8,000 and £9,000 cash, found in the drum of a washing machine. Officers also recovered a large amount of […]

Man arrested following serious assault in Kirkby

We have arrested a man following a serious assault in Kirkby last night, Monday 17 May. At around 11.25pm, emergency services were called to Kirkby Row, Westvale to reports of two men fighting. A man in his 50s was taken to hospital with head injuries which are being assessed. A 27-year-old man from Kirkby was […]

Four men sentenced following series of car thefts across Cheshire

Four men from Manchester have been jailed for a total of almost 10 years after pleading guilty to their involvement in the theft of at least 19 vehicles across Cheshire. The group were all sentenced at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday 11 May. Alan Dunwoody, 38, Mark Strutt, 42, were both sentenced to four years […]

Persistent burglar from Widnes has to comply with Criminal Behaviour Order

A persistent burglar from Widnes has to adhere to a Criminal Behaviour Order having been released from prison. David Power has been convicted of a string of offences over recent years. The 38-year-old was jailed on Wednesday 6 May 2020 for his most recent offences, a pharmacy burglary, assaulting an emergency service worker and causing […]

Do you know these people?

Police have released CCTV footage of three people they want to speak to in connection with an arson attack in Trafford. At around 6pm on Saturday 1 May 2020, police were called by colleagues at the fire service to reports of a property on fire on Bradfield Road, Stretford. The fire is believed to have […]

Man charged after woman taken to hospital with stab injuries

A man has been charged with two section 18 assaults and two counts of criminal damage following an incident in Oldham. Stephen Turnock (DOB 05/05/1981), of Clyde Street, Oldham, has been remanded into custody and will appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court today (18 May). Police were called shortly after 8.40am by NWAS on […]

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted man from Wigan

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a wanted man from Wigan. Jordan Hook, (DOB 28/01/1996) was released from prison in January 2021 after being jailed in October 2020 for robbery. He is wanted on recall to prison after breaching the conditions of his license. Hook is known to have links to the […]


People affected by dementia have been hit hardest by Covid19. In Halton and across Liverpool City Region, Dementia Action Week aims to spread awareness and provide support, advice and … some fun. From 17-23 May a range of mainly online activities will be taking place throughout the region – Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens, Sefton […]


Join ‘Scientific Sue’ on a historical and creative journey of scientific discovery as part of the #TalkingScience festival. Her fire and icy fog breathing dragons are celebrating the hatching of their latest baby. There is just one problem: this little dragon can’t fly yet. You can join and help together by Zoom The Vikings are […]