Police in Merseyside are dealing with a siege in Liverpool.
Emergency services are at Lowell Street in the Walton area, after being called to reports of an arson.
A man in his 30's began to make threats towards officers and a police negotiator is at the scene.
Police were called to a house in Woodhurst Close, Huyton, at about 18:30 on Friday evening to reports of a kidnap and assault.Read the full story ›
Detectives want to trace two men who are thought to have arrived at hospital with the victim.Read the full story ›
Police investigating the murder of a rapper from Merseyside have released a fresh appeal for information 4 weeks on from his death.Read the full story ›
A £2 million cannabis farm was uncovered by police at a terraced house Liverpool.Read the full story ›
A murder investigation is underway after a 16 year old boy was stabbed to death in Liverpool. His family have been informed.Read the full story ›
Police are asking British people heading abroad to take a look at this photo of convicted killer Shaun Walmsley. He escaped from custody.Read the full story ›
Detectives investigating a fatal shooting in Merseyside want to speak to three potential witnesses.Read the full story ›
Officers executed a warrant at an address in Rock Ferry and found around 100 cannabis plants. A 40-year-old man was arrested.Read the full story ›
Armed police surrounded a BMW which overturned following a high-speed chase near Liverpool.
Witnesses said the car crashed after being chased at around 80mph off the M62 motorway at Huyton.
Police said officers attempted to stop the car on Pilch Lane East, Huyton, at just after 1.45pm.
The driver made off, damaging a police car, and then lost control of his own vehicle, which hit a wall and tipped over onto its roof.
A search of the car uncovered a suspected firearm.