Appeal for information following fatal collision in Church Lawton

Officers are appealing for information following a fatal collision in Church Lawton. At around 10pm on Thursday 15 April officers were called to the junction of Congleton Road South and Liverpool Road West following reports of a one vehicle collision involving a red Yamaha motorbike. The motorcyclist, a man in his 20s, passed away at […]

Man charged with drug dealing offence following a stop and search in Alderley Edge

26-year-old man has been charged with a class A drug dealing offence after an officer stopped and searched a car in Alderley Edge. Reece Gayle, of Roxley Road, Hither Green, Lewisham, London, was arrested on the night of Tuesday 13 April. He has subsequently been charged with possession with intent to supply class A drug […]


Halton Borough Council staff have been working hard to make sure that parks, play areas, and recreation spaces are ready for the lighter nights and outdoor recreation time, as lockdown eased. Despite the restrictions, staff have been toiling during the winter and early spring in our parks and green spaces, getting things ready for the […]

Appeal for information after three bikes stolen in Macclesfield.

Police are appealing for information for the public after three pedal cycles were stolen in Macclesfield At around 3pm on Friday 9 April three bikes, which were unattended, were stolen from Sutton Woods, off Byron’s Lane. The bikes belonged to a group of teenagers who were in the area. One of the bikes has since […]


Even if you missed Census Day, there is still time to complete your census form! Every household is required by law to complete the census, and it is not too late to fill in your questionnaire. There has been a great response so far, but everyone needs to respond as soon as possible to avoid […]

Cross-border weekend of action tackles rural crime

Merseyside Police – in partnership with Cheshire Police and Lancashire Police – carried out a weekend of action tackling rural crime in Southport on 10/11 April. Tasked with dealing with the illegal and dangerous riding of motorcycles, quad bikes and other vehicles on the Cheshire Lines, officers seized nine vehicles throughout the day. Offences committed […]

Appeal following attempted knifepoint robbery in Runcorn

Detectives are appealing for information from members of the public following an attempted knifepoint robbery in Runcorn. The incident occurred on a pathway between the Lidl and Asda supermarkets off West Lane at around 3pm on Friday 9 April. As he walked towards Asda the victim was accosted by a man who had jogged towards […]

Romanian crime gang jailed following series of high value thefts

A Romanian crime gang who stole more than £160,000 worth of items from supermarkets across the UK have been jailed. Nicolea Ilea, 36, Alin Mahai, 27, Florin Costea, 51, Stefan Florin, 31, Marius Meiosu, 25, and Gabriel Mocanu, 36, all pleaded guilty to conspiracy to steal and were sentenced at Chester Crown Court on Tuesday […]