Plea for safe driving on Christmas week after six fatal collisions this weekend

Chief Supt Mark Dexter asks drivers to think about the safety of their driving this Christmas week We’re issuing a plea to road users to think about the consequences of their actions this week after six fatal collisions over the course of this weekend in the lead-up to Christmas. Officers from our Serious Collision Investigation […]

Officers appeal for information after burglary at Garston Post Office

At around 9pm last night (Wednesday 1 December) officers were called to a report of burglary at Garston Post Office on Speke Road.  Five masked offenders were reported to have forced entry into the Post office and stole a large quantity of cigarettes from behind the till counter hidden in a large bag.  It is […]

Next of Kin: Peter Baxendale of Liverpool

Liverpool and Wirral Coroner’s Office is appealing to find the family of Peter Baxendale. Mr Baxendale, 50, was residing at The Prince of Wales Hostel, on Stanley Road, Kirkdale. He sadly died in Liverpool on Thursday 25th November. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death. Anyone who can help the Coroner identify or trace […]

Appeal after disturbance at Gorton address uncovers cannabis plants

An investigation is ongoing after a disturbance in east Manchester last night led to police discovering a number of cannabis plants. Officers were called at around 11pm on Saturday 4 September after neighbours heard a commotion at an address on Azalea Avenue, Gorton. Subsequent house-to-house enquiries have established that a group of around six men […]

Next of kin: Catherine Threlfall

Liverpool and Wirral Coroner’s Office is appealing to find the family of Catherine Threlfall, aged 89, of Church Street, Wallasey. Catherine sadly died on Saturday 20 March. There are no suspicious circumstances. Anyone who can help the Coroner identify or trace any potential next of kin should call Katy Porter on 0151 233 0130 or […]

Can you help trace the family of a Monsall woman?

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace family of a woman from the Monsall area of Manchester. Eron Katumba, 57, passed away at North Manchester General Hospital on the 20 March 2021. There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. Anyone with information about Eron’s next of kin should contact […]

Appeal after burglars steal motorbike in Runcorn

Detectives are appealing for information from members of the public after a motorbike was stolen by burglars in Runcorn. Two males wearing dark clothing and face coverings stole the blue and silver bike after breaking into a shed at a domestic address on Maryhill Road in the Heath area. They fled the area with the […]

Local businesses donate old laptops to support children in Warrington

Companies big and small are being urged to donate unused computers to support disadvantaged children and young people to do their school work. During the coronavirus pandemic, Warrington Borough Council has joined forces with Laptops for Kids – a charitable organisation that facilitates the donation, secure erasure, and distribution of used digital devices – to […]

Police in Northwich appeal for information following aggravated burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses following an aggravated burglary in Weaverham. Around 7.40pm on Friday 19th March a man has entered an address in Walnut Avenue and demanded keys to the car on the driveway. The man threatened the victim with what is believed to be an air pistol. The victim and his partner managed […]

Appeal for information following fatal RTC on New Chester Road, Rock Ferry

We are investigating a fatal road traffic collision that occurred in Rock Ferry, Wirral, yesterday evening (Friday 19 March). At around 7.20pm emergency services were called to reports that a motorbike had been in collision with a silver Mercedes on New Chester Road near to the junction with Procter Road. The rider of the motorbike, […]