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Merseyside Police appeal for information after shooting

Merseyside Police are appealing for information after a man was admitted into hospital with life-changing injuries following a shooting in Wirral. The 23-year-old suffered several gunshot wounds at 6:30pm on March 22 after the shooting in Woodchurch, Wirral. Officers were called...

Two years before wildlife can return to devastated marsh, says expert

Experts say it could be two years before wildlife returns to marshland which was devastated by a fire at the weekend. The Neston Reedbed reserve at Parkgate, Wirral, which is home to an array of significant wildlife in the area,...
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Combined sentence of 40 years for crack cocaine and heroin gangs

Seven men have been jailed for flooding the streets of Warrington with more than £1 million of class A drugs.    Cheshire Police arrested 25 men between the ages of 19 and 55 on Wednesday 11 August 2021 as part...

Merseyside sees 30% increase in cybercrime

Merseyside has a total of 534 reports of cybercrime, according to a new study. There has been a 30% increase of the crime during 2021, which includes personal hacking, social media and email hacking and computer viruses. The report from cybersecurity...

Campaigners react as parliament votes against making misogyny a hate crime

0 MPs have voted against making misogyny a hate crime, despite a record 63,136 rape cases being reported last year. Here is Joe Foley with more information. Featured image by Photo by Becca Tapert on Unsplash

Drugs worth £30k seized in Birkenhead

Two people have been arrested on drug offences following a raid at a property in Birkenhead. A 26-year-old woman was questioned after £30,000 worth of Class A drugs were seized at a property in Newling Street. Officers found 2500 wraps of...
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Police urge community groups to apply for cash fund as deadline nears

Merseyside Police are reminding anyone interested in applying for funding for community projects to get their applications in soon as the closing date is getting nearer. The Community Cashback Fund scheme, which was launched in February, invites local community groups...
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Merseyside medical centre set ablaze after vandals wreak havoc

Huyton residents were shocked after vandals attacked a medical centre in the early hours of this morning. Roby Medical Centre, on Pilch Lane East, was targeted at 2.30am. The reason for the violent attack has not yet been determined but Merseyside...

Three charged after burglaries across Liverpool

Merseyside Police have charged a 22-year-old man and two teenagers after a number of Liverpool burglaries. Jake Burrows, from Toxteth, and two 16-year-old males were charged with various counts of burglary this morning. The arrest of four males yesterday followed 10...

Police question man in Runcorn Bridge murder inquiry

Merseyside Police have confirmed this morning that a man is still in custody after being arrested on suspicion of murder. Police were called to the Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn on Saturday after reports of "suspicious activity". A member of the...