A man who stabbed another man to death in Salford has been jailed.Read the full story ›
A third teenager has been arrested after a teenager was stabbed during a lesson at a Cheshire college.
Two other 17-year-olds remain in custody after the incident at Riverside College, Widnes, on Wednesday afternoon. The 17-year-old victim remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.
I would like to reassure people that this appears to be an isolated incident. The investigation is continuing and enquiries are ongoing. If anyone has any concerns regarding the incident or any information, which could assist with our enquiries, they are urged to speak to a local officer or call Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 473 of 7 December.
Merseyside Police have confirmed the 51 year old man who it's thought died from a single stab wound in an incident on Millman Road, Walton has now been named. He was Stephen Essery who was from the Walton area. Four people arrested remain in custody.
A 41-year-old man from Kirkdale, a 16-year-old boy, a 46-year-old man, and a 37-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of murder remain in custody.
A man has been arrested over the death of a man in Trafford, Greater Manchester. Phillip Owen's body was found in Urmston on Sunday.Read the full story ›
The family of a 42 year old man who died in Urmston have paid tribute to him.
Phillip Owen's body was found at his home on Gloucester Road at 7pm last Sunday evening.
He had a single stab wound to his neck.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation and are now appealing to the public for information.
He was a good brother and son and always worked really hard at everything he did. He could make friends in a second and was a really likeable person who lived live to the full.
This is now a murder enquiry and we will do everything we can to bring those responsible to justice.
“Our thoughts are with Phillip’s family at this difficult time and specially trained officers are on hand to offer their support.
“We are now appealing for the public’s help with our investigation, any information you have could be a vital part of the jigsaw.
“The loss of any loved one is heart breaking but for the victim’s family and friends to lose him like this must be unbearable and I would urge anyone with knowledge to get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 2397 of 30/10/16, or Crimestoppers,
A man is in a serious but stable condition in hospital after he was stabbed in Kirkby on Monday afternoon.Read the full story ›
An investigation has been launched after a man's body was found in Trafford in Greater Manchester.
The 42-year-old's body was found in a flat above a hairdressers on Gloucester Road in Urmston.
The family of a woman who was murdered in her home in Wigan has paid tribute to her.Read the full story ›
A man has been charged after a woman was killed in Wigan.
The woman, 42, was found with stab wounds to the chest at a house on Makinson Avenue on the afternoon of Thursday, October 6.
She was taken to hospital but died from her injuries a short time later.
Stuart Gallear, 51, from Wigan, has been charged with murder.
A major police response has been sparked after reports of a stabbing in Southport.
A cordon is in place around The Coronation pub on King Street.
Forensic officers have been seen inside the Subway branch on the corner of King Street and Eastbank Street after reports the victim tried to escape inside.
There are blood spots in the doorway of Subway on the corner of King St where the victim reportedly ran to escape https://t.co/tvkJykhVtH
At least one person is believed to have been taken to hospital.
A police helicopter has been seen above the area. It is not known if the perpetrator has been caught.