Man charged in connection with new build burglary series

Detectives investigating a series of burglaries at new build homes across Cheshire have charged a man in connection with the incidents. Wayne Atack, of Milner Street, Swinton, Greater Manchester, was arrested on Monday 30 November by Detectives from Northwich CID. The 37-year-old has since been charged with eight counts of burglary and theft. The charges […]

All We Want For Christmas is for you to stay safe say Cheshire Police

2020 has been a challenging year for us all. With that in mind, we at Cheshire Constabulary are saying ‘All We Want For Christmas’ is for you to keep safe, whether that’s online, at home or out on the roads. Our ‘All We Want’ campaign launches today (December 1) with safety messages and advice to […]

Missing: Sam Sommerville

We are today, Monday 30th November, continuing to appeal for help in finding 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 […]

Appeal for witnesses following robbery – Tranmere

We’re appealing for witnesses following a robbery at a shop in Tranmere last night, Friday, 27 November. At around 11pm, emergency services were called to the convenience store (previously the Harp Inn pub) on Old Chester Road following reports a member of staff had been assaulted while closing the shop. It was reported that as […]

Appeal renewed following theft of eight puppies in Radway Green

Detectives investigating the theft of eight puppies from an address in Radway Green are renewing their appeal for information. Between 12.30pm and 12.45pm on Tuesday 24 November an unknown person broke into an address in Butterton Lane. Once inside they ransacked the property and stole a jewellery box, along with six three-day-old Cane Corso puppies […]

Burglar who stole up to £12,000 of jewellery in Warrington jailed

A burglar who stole up to £12,000 of jewellery from a house in Warrington has been jailed. John Pearce burgled two houses in the town before being caught red handed burgling another property in London. The 44-year-old, from Chester, was sentenced to three years and six months on Thursday 26 November at Liverpool Crown Court. […]

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, […]

Call for vigilance following reports of rogue traders in Ellesmere Port

Police are urging people to be vigilant after vulnerable residents were conned out of thousands of pounds by rogue traders in Ellesmere Port. Over recent weeks officers have been contacted by a number of residents who have paid extortionate prices for work on their homes – some of which was never completed. In one case […]

National lockdown due to end but local restrictions now come into force

From Wednesday 2 December, the UK national lockdown ends but the Liverpool City Region (the local authority areas covering Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, St Helens, Sefton and Wirral) will then be placed in Tier 2 ‘High Alert’ of the Government’s alert system. The Liverpool City Region went into the national lockdown on 5 November in Tier […]

Police in Congleton advise residents to secure their sheds following recent break-ins

Police in Congleton are advising residents to increase the security of their sheds and valuables following a number of incidents in the area. Officers are currently investigating four shed breaks in Oak View Marton and one in Newcastle Road Congleton which all occurred overnight on 23 November. In some cases nothing was taken and in […]