Former care worker found guilty of child sex offences

A former Ellesmere Port care worker has been convicted of a string of sexual offences following a seven day trial at Chester Crown Court. Following the trial of Kevin Cooper-Shaw, 45, of Kingsmead Road North, Oxton, which began on Monday 11 March, the jury reached a verdict of guilty on 21 of the 23 charges. […]

Appeal for witnesses following collision in Ellesmere Port


Officers investigating a serious collision in Ellesmere Port are appealing for witnesses to contact them. On Friday 15 March at around 1.10pm, police were called to reports of a collision on Marlborough Road, Ellesmere Port. The collision involved a pedal cyclist and a Ford Transit van. Following the collision, the driver of the van has […]

Liverpool fashion favourite Glamify Fashion launch exciting new brand

Liverpool based Glamify Fashion was founded by husband-and-wife team Ashley Ali and Hollie Cassidy in 2019 after selling their previous business, nationally renowned fashion brand ‘MissPap’, to Boohoo. Since then, Glamify Fashion has rapidly grown into a company dominating all areas of women’s fashion and their garments are regularly seen on high profile celebrities. Considering […]

Police Anti-Corruption and Abuse Reporting Service


The Police Anti-Corruption and Abuse Reporting Service gives the public an anonymous route to report information about a police officer, member of staff or volunteer, who they believe are corrupt or committing serious abuse.   The reporting service is run by the independent charity Crimestoppers. When people contact the service, they can choose to remain 100% […]

Two men jailed after trying to smuggle drugs into festival

Two men have been jailed for a combined total of six years after trying to smuggle drugs into a music festival in Daresbury. James Jones and Andrew Rankin, both 25, appeared at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday 12 March where they were each sentenced to three years for possession with intent to supply MDMA and […]

County lines criminals tackled during week of action


Criminals linked to county lines have been targeted during a week of action across the region. Criminals linked to county lines are targeted on a daily basis within Cheshire and the Constabulary has dedicated resources to pursue and disrupt anyone involved in this type of criminality. Running from Monday 4 March to Sunday 10 March, […]

Ellesmere Port man jailed for possession of indecent images of children

A man from Ellesmere Port has been jailed for five years after pleading guilty to possessing indecent images and videos of children. Mark Donaghey appeared at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday 12 March where he was sentenced to five years imprisonment after pleading guilty to possession of category A indecent images of children, possession of […]

Residents advised to remain vigilant following series of shed burglaries in Wilmslow


Officers in Wilmslow are advising residents to remain vigilant and ensure their outbuildings are properly secured following several incidents across the town. Between Monday 11 March and the early hours of Tuesday 12 March, officers in Wilmslow responded to four burglaries involving sheds and outbuildings.  The first incident was reported at 1.47pm on Monday 11 […]

Officers investigating shoplifting in Knutsford release CCTV image

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a shoplifting incident in Knutsford. At around 6.39pm on Saturday 24 February, an unknown man entered the Booths store on Stanley Road, Knutsford. The man proceeded to take around £340 worth of alcohol and then left the […]