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…

Funding confirmed for Merseyside Violence Reduction Partnership

Merseyside’s Violence Reduction Partnership (VRP) will receive a further £3.37m in funding to continue its work…

Wirral men arrested at party in St. Helens

Merseyside Police has confirmed that three males were arrested and remain under investigation following reports of…

Wirral Police news round-up for week-ending 6 February 2021

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

Call for people with wider COVID-19 symptoms to get tested

Wirral’s Director of Public Health is urging residents to get a Covid-19 test if they are…

Brackenwood baby boy: Merseyside Police appeal to find mother

Merseyside Police has today, Friday 5 February, appealed to find the mum of a baby boy…

Man charged in Leasowe murder case

Merseyside Police have tonight, Thursday 4 February, charged a 45 year-old man with the murder of…

Van driver seen wandering between lanes on M53 was eating using knife and fork

North West Motorway Police reported earlier today that a van was seen wandering across lanes on…

Cars with keyless entry systems at risk of being stolen

Merseyside Police is urging owners of cars with keyless entry systems in Merseyside to be vigilant…

Wallasey man jailed for 44 months for knifepoint robbery

Merseyside Police has welcomed the sentencing of a 55-year-old man following a robbery in Wallasey in…

Family issue statement following murder of Leasowe woman

Merseyside Police and the family have issued a statement following the arrest of a Leasowe man…

Merseyside Police to recruit 160 new officers following public consultation

More than 62% of respondents to a public consultation have supported plans to protect Merseyside Police’s…

Man sought in Liscard attempted burglary enquiry

Merseyside Police has issued images of a man who officers believe may have information following an…