An escaped prisoner serving a 30-year term for murder could find himself £20,000 out of pocket after police put up a reward using his money.
Merseyside Police are hunting convicted murderer Shaun Walmsley after two armed men helped him escape custody while on a hospital visit.
A 72-year-old woman has been injured in a "targeted" drive-by shooting in Liverpool.
The young man had been detained at a shopping centre in Liverpool but became ill while in police custody, Merseyside Police said.
A member of Merseyside Police has left the force after messages from its official Twitter account appeared to make jokes about rape.
A man is in hospital in Liverpool after being stabbed following Sunday evening's FA Cup third round tie between Liverpool and Oldham Athletic at Anfield.
Merseyside Police said the man's injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
A statement said the area was "very busy with both football fans and passing motorists" when the assault took place.
Police are appealing for anyone with information on the incident to call St Anne Street CID on 0151 777 4064, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
A 79-year-old man has died after he was attacked by a dog in the garden of his home in the Clubmoor district of Liverpool, police said.
Merseyside Police were called to the address on Richard Kelly Close just before 8:40pm last night where they were confront by a dog that was out of control.
Armed officers destroyed the dog at the scene and police are investigating the incident.
Update: An earlier version of this update stated that the man was aged 69, but Merseyside Police have since amended this to 79.