Wirral Police warn of rogue traders targeting the elderly and vulnerable

Merseyside Police has had a number of reports of rogue traders targeting the elderly and vulnerable…

Merseyside Police to top 4,100 officers in 2021/22

Merseyside Police will recruit an extra 160 police officers in the year ahead, taking their contingent…

COVID-19: Infection rate drops again in Wirral but climbs in four areas

Latest figures show that Wirral’s COVID-19 infection rate has dropped to 116.0 per 100,000 from 135.8…

£1.6m drugs haul on Birkenhead to Belfast ferry

Cocaine worth an estimated £1.6 million has been seized in Northern Ireland, as part of a…

Merseyside Police issues apology over incorrect ‘offensive’ claim

Merseyside Police has apologised for an advertisement on a mobile billboard stating that “being offensive is…

Woman with ankle injury rescued on Hilbre Island

Yesterday afternoon, Wirral Coastguard was tasked to Hilbre Island to a woman suffering from an ankle…

Coastguard called out for person cut off by tide at Meols

This afternoon, Wirral Coastguard Rescue Team was tasked following multiple 999 calls reporting a person cut…

Emotional plea from family of Carol Mighall, missing since January

Carol Mighall was last seen in Rodney Street, Birkenhead, at 4.40pm on Monday 4 January, 2021.…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 20 February 2021

This is the birkenhead.news weekly round-up of Merseyside Police activity in Wirral during the previous seven…

Two more arrests following stabbing in Moreton

Merseyside Police Detectives investigating an assault in Moreton, Wirral yesterday (Friday 19 February) have arrested two…

Boy arrested in Moreton following stabbing

Merseyside Police has arrested a 12-year-old juvenile male and is appealing for information following an assault in Moreton,…

Crowd watched elderly couple in distress at West Kirby Marine Lake but didn’t call 999

A crowd of people in West Kirby didn’t raise the alarm when they saw an elderly…

Hoylake man arrested in connection with Class A drugs conspiracy

Two Merseyside men have been charged in connection with a Class A drugs conspiracy. Officers from…

Hoylake RNLI called out to Leasowe Bay

Hoylake RNLI hovercraft was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 12:05pm today to reports…

Four arrested and drugs seized in Prenton

Merseyside Police in Wirral has arrested four men and seized drugs and other items following an…