The number of reported sexual offences against children in Lancashire has risen by nearly a third this year.Read the full story ›
Merseyside Police say that a post-mortem into the death of a 54-year-old man in Woolton has been conducted and the results withheld pending toxicology reports.
The man has been formally identified and support is being offered to his next of kin.
An investigation into the full circumstances of the incident is ongoing and the death continues to be treated as unexplained.
Police are questioning two men after a man's body was found in Woolton. The man in his 50s was discovered at the junction of Woolton Street and Allerton Road. He's not yet been formally identified.
"I am appealing for anyone who was in Woolton village last night or the early hours of this morning to come forward. I am particularly keen to speak with anyone who was in the Coffee House pub at closing time, around midnight, to come forward. It’s possible you may have seen something that could help us to piece together the events prior to the man’s death.”
Police have renewed their appeals for witnesses after a man's body was found in Woolton. The man in his 50's was found early this morning at the junction of Woolton Street and Allerton Road. A post mortem will be carried out later.
Daniel Crompton, 23, has been charged with robbery after an 87-year-old man was attacked in his own home in Bolton.
The pensioner was robbed and beaten when he was woken up by an intruder who broke into his home on Longfield Road.
Two people arrested after the wife of a businessman was found frozen to death in the back of a car will not face criminal charges.Read the full story ›
A man is being questioned on suspicion of murder and attempted murder after a double stabbing at a caravan park in Lancashire.
A 28 year old man was killed in the attack, his partner is critically ill in hospital. It happened at Stud Farm in Heysham.
Amy Welch reports.
The man who died following an incident at Stud Farm Caravan Park yesterday has been formally named by police as 28-year-old Adam Stirrup.
Greater Manchester Police arrested 252 motorists during this year’s summer drink drive campaign. Officers carried out 4,910 breath tests, of which 252, or five per cent, were positive.