Wanted: Lee Henry

We are appealing for help in finding a man from Liverpool who is wanted on a prison recall after serving part of a sentence for burglary in December 2023.  Lee Henry, aged 44, from Liverpool is wanted on a prison recall after failing to attend appointments and displaying poor behaviour. He is 6ft tall, slim […]

Arrests following assault and Section 60 order in Maghull

Two men have been arrested in connection with an assault in Maghull. Just after 10pm on Wednesday 28 February we received a report that four males carrying weapons had assaulted a man as he was walking to an address on Burgess Gardens (otherwise known as Rockhouse Gardens).  The offenders then attempted to gain entry to […]

Continued appeal for find missing Stanley Perazzi

We are continuing to appeal for help to find a missing man from St Helens who was last seen in London. Stanley Perazzi, aged 50, has been missing since Saturday 27 January 2024 when he left his home in Thatto Heath, St Helens. Following extensive enquiries to find him officers believe that he travelled to […]

Wanted Nicholas Winter

We are appealing for help in finding a 35-year-old man from Huyton. Nicholas Andrew Winter is wanted after breaching his bail conditions by not attending a police station in January 2024. Winter is described as a white male, of medium build and is 5ft 4inch tall with short dark brown hair. He has links to […]

Next of kin appeal – Allan Kitchin

Sefton, Knowsley and St Helens Coroner’s office is appealing for help to find the next of kin of a man who has sadly died. Allan Kitchin, aged 69, of Blackley Brown, in Huyton, passed away at Whiston hospital on Sunday 24 February. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death. Anyone who can help the […]

Halewood man jailed for 22 years for sexual offences against a child

A man from Halewood has been sentenced to 22 years in prison with a further year on extended licence for 20 counts of sexual offences against a child. Michael Smith, 64, from Halewood, was jailed today, Friday 1 March, after he was found guilty of the offences following a trial held in January at Liverpool […]

Operation Castle: Man charged in connection with burglary conspiracy


Detectives from Operation Castle, our dedicated burglary unit, have charged a Cheshire man as part of an investigation into high-value burglary offences in Merseyside in 2023. Stuart Devany, 58, of Chorleys Lane, Widnes, was arrested yesterday (Thursday, 29 February). Devany has now been charged with Conspiracy to commit burglary dwelling with intent to steal. He was remanded in […]

UPDATE | Man charged following two burglaries in Chester


Detectives investigating two burglaries in Upton have charged a man in relation to the incidents. Stefan Moores was arrested on Thursday 29 February after officers conducted a warrant in Stockport. The 34-year-old, of Brecon Towers, Blackberry Lane, Brinnington, Stockport, has since been charged with two counts of burglary other than a dwelling. He has been remanded […]

Man jailed for raping a woman in Macclesfield.

A man who raped a woman following a night out in Macclesfield has been jailed. Omar Bnyan appeared at Chester Crown Court on Friday 1 March where he was sentenced to eight years in prison. The 23-year-old, of St Brendan’s Road North, Manchester, had previously been found guilty of rape. The case was brought to […]

Drugs and cash seized after driver stopped in Bury


At around 11.50pm on Wednesday 28 February 2024, officers on patrol in Bury stopped a Skoda Superb on Hornby Street in Fernhill. Following a search of the suspect and his vehicle under Section 23 of the Misuse of Drugs Act, officers located a quantity of both Class A drugs and Class B drugs, believed to […]