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Man charged following murder of 38-year-old Lee Atkins in Bootle

Man charged following murder of 38-year-old Lee Atkins in Bootle

News   •   May 08, 2019 21:08 BST

We have today, Wednesday, 8 May, charged a man with the murder of 38-year-old Lee Atkins.

Statement on sentencing of three men in Brandon Regan trial to total of 59 years in prison

Statement on sentencing of three men in Brandon Regan trial to total of 59 years in prison

News   •   May 08, 2019 16:43 BST

Today (Wednesday, 8 May), we have welcomed the conviction and sentence of three men in connection with the death of 17-year-old Brandon Regan, who died in Speke last January.

Wanted: Liam Brennan

Wanted: Liam Brennan

News   •   May 08, 2019 16:04 BST

We’re continuing to appeal to help trace wanted Wirral man Liam Brennan.

St Helens man arrested and charged following incident in St Helens Town Centre

St Helens man arrested and charged following incident in St Helens Town Centre

News   •   May 08, 2019 15:28 BST

Officers in St Helens have arrested and charged a man with possession of a bladed article and other offences following an incident in St Helens Town Centre last week.

Next of Kin: Gordon Colin Lenton

Next of Kin: Gordon Colin Lenton

News   •   May 08, 2019 14:50 BST

Liverpool and Wirral Coroner’s Office is appealing for information to find the next of kin of a man from Upton, Wirral who recently died.

Wanted: James Lewis Price

Wanted: James Lewis Price

News   •   May 08, 2019 14:20 BST

​ Merseyside Police is appealing for information about the whereabouts of James Lewis Price.

Mother of murder victim Lee Atkins pays tribute to her son

Mother of murder victim Lee Atkins pays tribute to her son

News   •   May 08, 2019 13:00 BST

Debbie Atkins, the mother of Lee Atkins, who was murdered in Bootle in the early hours of Monday 6 May, has paid the following tribute

Police continue to appeal for information after Waterloo shooting

Police continue to appeal for information after Waterloo shooting

News   •   May 08, 2019 12:30 BST

​We are continuing to appeal for information following a confirmed firearms discharge in Waterloo last night (Tuesday, 7 May).

Cyber Champions enlisted in schools to spread word about internet crime

Cyber Champions enlisted in schools to spread word about internet crime

News   •   May 08, 2019 09:08 BST

​Merseyside Police has enlisted the help of a team of teenage ’Cyber Champions’ in schools across Merseyside to help spread the word about internet crime.

Unconfirmed firearms discharge - South Road, Waterloo

Unconfirmed firearms discharge - South Road, Waterloo

News   •   May 08, 2019 00:01 BST

We are carrying out an investigation following unconfirmed reports of a firearms discharge in Waterloo tonight (Tuesday, 7 May).

Firearm and ammunition recovered in Speke

Firearm and ammunition recovered in Speke

News   •   May 07, 2019 18:07 BST

A firearm and ammunition were recovered in Speke on Sunday, 28 April. Officers were acting on intelligence from the public and made the discovery in Alder Wood in Speke.

UPDATE: Bootle murder victim formally identified

UPDATE: Bootle murder victim formally identified

News   •   May 07, 2019 15:56 BST

The man who died following an incident in Monfa Road, Bootle, in the early hours of yesterday morning, Monday 6th May, has been formally identified as 38 year-old Lee Gerrard Atkins from Bootle. Two men arrested in connection with his death remain in custody at this time.

CCTV Appeal following burglary at the Cleveland Arms Pub, New Ferry

CCTV Appeal following burglary at the Cleveland Arms Pub, New Ferry

News   •   May 07, 2019 14:24 BST

We are issuing CCTV images of a man officers wish to speak to following a burglary at a pub in New Ferry in March.

Appeal after theft of van in Rainford

Appeal after theft of van in Rainford

News   •   May 07, 2019 13:32 BST

​We are appealing for information after the theft of a van in Rainford overnight on Friday night (3 May 2019).

Report fireworks were set off in Liverpool city centre

Report fireworks were set off in Liverpool city centre

News   •   May 07, 2019 13:24 BST

​We can confirm a report was received of fireworks being set off at Chavasse Park in Liverpool city centre shortly after 4am today (Tuesday 7 May 2019).

Betfred British Masters Golf tournament - Hillside Golf Club, Southport

Betfred British Masters Golf tournament - Hillside Golf Club, Southport

News   •   May 07, 2019 11:17 BST

The Betfred British Masters Golf tournament will be held at Hillside Golf Club in Southport from Wednesday 8th May to Sunday 12th May 2019.

Second man arrested and Post Mortem result confirmed following murder in Bootle

Second man arrested and Post Mortem result confirmed following murder in Bootle

News   •   May 07, 2019 09:51 BST

Detectives investigating a murder in Bootle have arrested a second man in connection with the offence and confirmed the cause of the man’s death.

Liverpool welcomes Barcelona fans ahead of Champions League semi final

Liverpool welcomes Barcelona fans ahead of Champions League semi final

News   •   May 06, 2019 14:44 BST

The city of Liverpool is looking forward to welcoming Barcelona fans on Tuesday, 7 May, for the second leg of the Champions League semi-final at Anfield.

Appeal after assault in St Helens bar

Appeal after assault in St Helens bar

News   •   May 06, 2019 13:28 BST

​We are appealing for information following reports of an assault in St Helens town centre in the early hours of this morning (Monday 6 May 2019).

Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Bootle

Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Bootle

News   •   May 06, 2019 08:10 BST

We can confirm a man has been arrested and a murder investigation is underway following an incident in Bootle in the early hours of today (Monday 6 May 2019).