Man sentenced following sexual assault in Warrington

A 33-year-old who sexually assaulted a younger man after a night out drinking alcohol has been sentenced. Jac David Brown, of Springmeadow Road, Birmingham, committed the offence at a house in Warrington in the early hours of Sunday 9 December 2018. He was living on Albert Road in Warrington at the time. The incident was […]

Tributes to woman who died on M60

The family of Shirley-Ann Dumbuya have paid tribute to her The family of a woman who died in a collision on the M60 yesterday have paid tribute to her. Shortly before 8.45am on Thursday 21 January 2021, officers were called to a report of a road traffic collision on the M60 close to junction 20.  […]

Blog: “When a woman achieves, women achieve.”

Maggie O’Carroll, CEO of The Women’s Organisation writes, on Inauguration Day 2021…on January 20, 20213 min read “We are witnessing an historic moment for women, as Kamala Harris is inaugurated as the very first female Vice-President of the United States of America. We congratulate Kamala and we are heartened that the US has chosen to elevate […]

Missing: Lucy Murray

Please share and help us find missing teenager Lucy Murray from Southport. 16-year-old Lucy was last seen on Thursday 17 December in the Southport area. Lucy is white, 5ft 10in tall, medium build with shoulder length, brown straight hair. She was wearing a black ‘Canada Goose’ jacket with fur trim, black leggings, and carrying small […]

CCTV appeal following sexual assault in Anfield

We are issuing CCTV stills of a man detectives believe may have information following a sexual assault in Anfield in November. At around 11.40am on Friday 20 November, it was reported a woman was sexually assaulted on Breck Road. A man had made inappropriate comments towards the victim in a shop on the road before […]

Detectives appeal for information following rape of woman in St Helens

Detectives are appealing for information following the rape of a woman in St Helens on Saturday 28 November. At around 10.50pm, officers were called to Taylor Park to reports that a woman had been raped by an unknown man. The victim is being supported by specialist officers as our enquiries continue. A 32-year-old man from […]


#Oranegetheworld Halton’s Mersey Gateway Bridge and other iconic landmarks across the Liverpool City Region was illuminated bright orange tonight [Wednesday November], as part of an international campaign aimed at tackling violence against women. supported by Halton Borough Council. Liverpool Town Hall, St George’s Hall, World Museum Liverpool, Merseyside Police Headquarters, the Greystone Footbridge in Knowsley […]

Officers are appealing for information following an assault in Gorton

Officers are appealing for information following an assault in Gorton. Police were called at around 4.25pm yesterday (Tuesday 24 November 2020) to a report of a disturbance near the Tesco petrol station on Hyde Road, Gorton. Officers attended and enquiries established a 30-year-old man had approached a 51-year-old woman in the street and began to […]