Tag / Gun Crime
News • Aug 29, 2019 08:13 BST
Merseyside Police are investigating after a 25 year old man was shot yesterday evening (28th August).
News • Aug 28, 2019 15:50 BST
This week marks 50 days since the start of Operation Target – our forcewide campaign to tackle serious and violent crime on the streets of Merseyside.
News • Aug 25, 2019 11:30 BST
Merseyside Police are currently investigating reports of a firearms discharge and stabbing in Gateacre last night (24th August).
News • Aug 23, 2019 13:02 BST
We’re continuing to investigate a firearms discharge in Croxteth yesterday evening (22nd August).
News • Aug 12, 2019 16:12 BST
A male has been arrested and a firearm, knives and drugs recovered after a routine vehicle stop in Huyton.
News • Aug 12, 2019 10:31 BST
We had a total of 131 weapons and ammunition lots handed in during our two weeks firearms surrender, including 22 viable firearms and over 2000 rounds of live ammunition.
News • Aug 08, 2019 11:00 BST
Superintendent Graeme Robson explains the efforts undertaken by police during a challenging time for South Sefton.
News • Aug 07, 2019 14:09 BST
We have today, Wednesday 7th August, arrested a 27 year-old man for firearms offences in connection with a number of incidents in the L8 area this year.
News • Aug 06, 2019 15:40 BST
Operation Target officers working to disrupt serious and organised crime recovered suspected drugs and a firearm yesterday, Monday, 5th August.
News • Aug 01, 2019 16:15 BST
We are continuing to appealing for witnesses after a man self-presented at hospital with gunshot wounds last night, Wednesday 31st July.
News • Aug 01, 2019 12:59 BST
Weapons and stolen property was recovered during a day of action in Sefton yesterday, Wednesday 31st July.
News • Aug 01, 2019 09:28 BST
Merseyside Police are appealing for witnesses after a man self-presented at hospital with gunshot wounds.
News • Jul 31, 2019 11:02 BST
An ornamental canon shell from a Harrier Jump Jet has been handed in as part of our firearms surrender.
News • Jul 31, 2019 09:59 BST
We are continuing to target crime and disorder in our communities with a multi-agency day of action in Bootle today, Wednesday 31st July.
News • Jul 29, 2019 17:59 BST
Detectives are appealing for information after two men, aged 30 and 23 years, self-presented at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital on Wednesday, 24 July 2019, with gunshot injuries.
News • Jul 27, 2019 13:03 BST
**UPDATE – 1PM SATURDAY 27TH JULY** We have arrested a 20 year-old man in connection with a firearms discharge in Birkenhead in which two men were injured. The man, who is from the Wirral area, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm and s18 assault.
News • Jul 26, 2019 16:31 BST
Officers investigating a shooting in Dingle earlier this week have made a second arrest in connection with the incident.
News • Jul 26, 2019 14:18 BST
A number of weapons – including deactivated guns, antique firearms and a crossbow - have been handed over by a pensioner in Wirral as part of our firearms surrender.