Prolific offender jailed following Northwich crime spree

A prolific offender from Northwich has been jailed for 32 weeks after he admitted a string of burglaries and shoplifting offences across the town. Jamie Clarke appeared at Chester Magistrates’ Court on Friday 19 May where he pleaded guilty to burglary other than a dwelling, attempted burglary other than a dwelling, attempted theft from a […]

Raising a cuppa to Fostering communities

To kick off Foster Care Fortnight, Foster4 hosted a special afternoon tea event last week celebrating the fostering community across Halton, Warrington and Cheshire West and Chester. The event was held at Doubletree by Hilton in Chester and was attended by foster carers, their families, friends and senior managers from each of the local authorities. […]

Officers secure closure order against problematic address in Ellesmere Port

A property that has frequently caused distress for a local community in Ellesmere Port, has been shut down by officers following the securing of a closure order. The closure order for the address on Briarfield Road, Ellesmere Port, was granted at Chester Magistrates’ Court on Friday 19 May. The order, which will run for 3 months, […]

Man charged following theft of Rolex watch in Northwich

Detectives investigating the theft of a Rolex watch from a man in Northwich have charged a man in connection to the incident. Jack Frankland, of HMP Doncaster, has been charged with one count of theft. The charge relates to the theft of a watch from a man at the Tesco Supermarket on Manchester Road, Northwich, […]

Man charged following investigation into sexual offences in Wilmslow

Officers investigating sexual offences in Wilmslow have charged a man. Onke Mvelasa, 26, of Lownorth Road, Manchester was arrested and subsequently charged with two counts of sexual assault. He appeared at Crewe Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 18 May where he was remanded in custody. He is next due to appear at Crewe Magistrates’ Court on […]

Man charged with drugs offences after being stopped by Cheshire Police on the M62

Cheshire Police have charged a 59-year-old man from Coventry after a vehicle was stopped on the M62 eastbound between J10 and J11. Mark Barker, from Nunts Park Avenue, Coventry was charged with possession of a controlled drug of Class A (Cocaine) and acquiring, using or possessing criminal property. He is due to appear at Chester […]

Appeal for information following burglary in Poynton

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and video footage following a burglary at a commercial property in Poynton. At 3.05am on Friday 19 May, officers responded to reports of a burglary at a premises on Third Avenue, Poynton. It was reported that up to five men had forced entry into the building via a window. Once […]

Man charged in connection with disorder at Chester FC match

Officers’ investigating disorder at the Chester FC versus Brackley Town match have charged a man in connection with the incident. Daniel John Jones was arrested on Tuesday 16 May in relation to the disorder at the game on Sunday 7 May. The 33-year-old, of Durham Road, Chester, has since been charged with, failing to comply […]

Congleton county lines drug dealer jailed

A county lines drug dealer who was involved in the supply of drugs into Congleton has been jailed for two and a half years. Nadia Stanway appeared at Chester Crown Court on Friday 12 May where she was sentenced to 30 months. The 40-year-old of Moss Road, Congleton, had earlier admitted to two counts of […]

Man charged with more than 100 offences related to online grooming

A 27-year-old man from Winsford has been charged with a total of 132 offences following an investigation by Cheshire Constabulary’s Major Crime Directorate. David Harmes, of HMP Risley, formerly of Wharton Gardens, Winsford was charged with offences including possessing, making and distributing indecent images, blackmail, inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, sexual communication […]