Man from Runcorn wanted on recall to prison

Police in Widnes are appealing to members of the public to help locate a man wanted on recall to prison. Matthew Routledge is from Runcorn and is well known in the area. He is also believed to have links in the Merseyside area. The 41-year-old is described as approximately 5’7” and of a slim build […]

Teen who threatened vulnerable couple jailed following Winsford burglary

A teenager who threatened a vulnerable couple during a violent burglary at their home in Winsford has been jailed. The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was sentenced to four years and eight months in a young offender’s institute at Chester Crown Court on Wednesday 29 June. The 17-year-old, from the Accrington area, […]

Appeal to trace Widnes man wanted for failing to appear at court

Police in Widnes are appealing to members of the public to help locate a man they are looking to speak to for failing to appear in court in connection with an assault. Philip Beaulieu is from Widnes and is believed to be in this area or in Runcorn. The 36-year-old is described as 5’5” and of […]

The first Community Conversation event takes place in Congleton

Cheshire Police has launched its first Community Conversation event in Congleton. On Thursday 23 June at St Johns Community Centre in Congleton, the first of the Community Conversation events took place, giving the local community a chance to have their say. Community Conversation events will take place across the nine Local Policing Units by March […]

Cheshire Police’s GoodSAM technology helping to save lives and catch criminals

Three months have passed since the official launch of GoodSAM – the game-changing software that is changing how Cheshire Constabulary’s Force Control Centre (FCC) handles emergency calls.  GoodSAM’s instant video capability allows FCC operators to send a link via a text message to 999/101 callers. Once a caller has allowed access to their phone via […]

Man pleads guilty to drugs offences following warrant in Winsford

A man has pleaded guilty to drugs offences following a warrant in Winsford. On Wednesday 29 June, officers executed a drug warrant at an address on Pinewood Road. During the warrant officers recovered 155 wraps of heroin and 238 wraps of crack cocaine. A black Skyjet motorcycle was also seized by officers during the warrant. […]

Appeal for witnesses following collision on the A556

Officers are appealing for witnesses and video footage following a serious collision in Delamere. At 5.25pm on Tuesday 28 June, police were called to reports of a collision on the A556, Chester Road, near to the junction of Stone Lane. The collision involved a white Peugeot boxer van, a black Vauxhall Corsa, and a blue […]

Man sentenced following two burglaries in Widnes

A man who burgled two houses while families slept inside has been jailed. Stephen Grzyb, from Huyton, broke into the homes on Brinton Close and Chillington Avenue, Widnes, in the early hours of Thursday 14 October 2021 whilst the occupants and their children were asleep in bed. The 18-year-old broke into the first address through […]

County-lines drug dealer jailed following stop and search

A county lines drug dealer from Widnes has been jailed for three and a half years following a successful police stop-check. Jack Welch appeared at Liverpool Crown Court on Wednesday 22 June when he was sentenced to three years and six months in prison. The 25-year-old of Avondale Drive, Widnes, had previously pleaded guilty to […]