Missing: Sam Sommerville

Please share and help us find 16-year-old Sam Sommerville, who is missing from home. Sam was last seen on Saturday 14 November in the Salford area but did not return home. More recent sightings have also been reported in the Huyton and Kirkby areas of Knowsley. Sam is described as white, 6ft 2in tall, slim, […]

Appeal following arson attack at St Helens business

We are appealing for witnesses after extensive damage was caused to a business premises in St Helens during an arson attack. We were contacted on the morning of Sunday 1st November following reports that two offenders had set fireworks off on the Moorfoot Road industrial estate in Parr, at around 6.40am. The fireworks are believed […]

Three arrested whilst 50 blocks of cannabis seized and over £100k in cash

Officers have arrested three people for drugs offences and money laundering after 50 blocks of Cannabis resin and around £110k in cash were recovered following a vehicle stop check. “This is a large recovery and has undoubtedly halted the supply of cannabis in the area. We are continuing to work with teams across the force […]

Appeal after jewellery and handbags stolen in burglary

We are appealing for information following a burglary in Woolton on Tuesday 27 October. It was reported at 7.50pm that a burglary had happened at a house on Hillview Gardens and that offenders had forced entry via a rear door. They had made an untidy search of the address before making off with a number […]

Next of kin: Paul Douglas MacDonald Holton

Please share and help the Coroner’s Office find the next of kin for a West Derby man who recently passed away. Paul Douglas MacDonald Holton sadly died on Friday 23 October, aged 76, and enquiries have been ongoing to trace his next of kin, some of whom may be in the Birmingham area. Contact Jodie […]

OP TARGET: Arrest made in Birkenhead overnight following warrant

With one month to go until Christmas, we are cracking down on those involved in illegal activity to ensure that our communities can safely enjoy this festive season this year. “It has been a worrying time for everyone this year with various lockdowns and other restrictions in place. But, we are determined as ever to […]

CCTV appeal following robbery at Liverpool off-licence

We have issued CCTV images of a man we would like to speak following a robbery at an off-licence in Liverpool. At around 10.20am on Tuesday 24th November a man entered Murphy’s wines on Prescot Road in Fairfield, made threats of violence to the shopkeeper and demanded cash. The man then ran away from the […]

CCTV appeal after assault in Southport

Do you recognise these two males? We believe they may have information that could help detectives investigating an assault in Southport on 30 August this year. It was reported a male and female were assaulted in an unprovoked attack on Waverley Street at around 1.10am that day. The male victim was knocked unconscious and the […]

Sixth person charged following the murder of a teenage boy in Moston

Nelson Correria (10/08/1999) of Landsdowne Court, Oldham has been charged with violent disorder and the murder of 16-year-old Alexander John Soyoye. He has been remanded in custody to appear before Manchester Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning (Saturday 28 November 2020). Just after 7pm on Thursday 5 November 2020, police were called to reports of a disturbance […]

Further weapons found in Salford sweep

An imitation firearm found during the weapon sweep Officers from GMP’s dedicated operation into tackling serious and organised crime in Salford were in Higher Broughton yesterday in the fifth of a series of action days aimed at disrupting criminal activity in the district. The action on Thursday (27 November 2020) saw officers recover three weapons […]