Bidston man in drugs arrest and cash seized

Merseyside Police has arrested a man and seized a quantity of cash following a warrant in…

Continued appeal from Merseyside Police to find mum of baby boy found in Wirral

Detectives are today, Tuesday 16 February, continuing to appeal for the public’s help following the sad discovery…

NHS COVID-19 vaccination drive delivers for people in the North West

Over 1.6 million people across the North West have now had their first dose of the…

Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service warns ‘Be flipping careful this Pancake Day’

Traditionally Shrove Tuesday marks the beginning of Lent, when many people throughout the country make pancakes…

NHS call for over 70s to arrange COVID-19 jab

People aged 70 and over who have not yet been vaccinated against Covid and who would…

Ambulance attacked in Birkenhead by yobs in school uniform

Merseyside Police is appealing for information after vandals damaged an ambulance in Birkenhead on Friday 12…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 13 February 2021

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

Man tries to use electric bike as getaway vehicle to evade arrest

At around 5.50pm yesterday (Thursday 11 February), Merseyside Police officers sighted a man in suspicious circumstances…

Merseyside Police warn of Valentine fraudsters

Merseyside Police officers from the force’s cyber team are giving Merseyside residents some advice, to help…

Wirral Coastguard warning to visitors at Thurstaston beach

Wirral Coastguard has been today made aware of people getting stuck in the mud at the…

Birkenhead woman arrested for possession of 80 wraps of Class A drugs

Merseyside Police officers have continued to utilise stop searches, proactive deployments and open land searches to…

Police appeal following stabbing in New Ferry

Merseyside Police is appealing for information following reports of a stabbing in New Ferry yesterday (Wednesday…

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

Latest figures show that Wirral’s COVID-19 infection rate has dropped to 210.8 per 100,000 from 293.2…

Terminally ill Birkenhead woman secures conviction of thieves who stole her purse

The Crown Prosecution Service has used the latest digital technology to help a terminally ill woman…

Plan for 160 new police officers for the streets of Merseyside approved

Merseyside Police will recruit 160 extra police officers this year after the Police Commissioner’s proposals to…