Police given powers to arrest people who flout lockdown rules

Police will be able to  “instruct” people to go home, leave an area or disperse under new laws that will come into effect today...

Wigan man charged with terrorism offences

A man from Wigan has been charged with terrorism offences and has been remanded to appear before The Old Bailey on April 8 2020.. Twenty...

Stalybridge man jailed for brazen attack on a car outside Police station

A man from Tameside has been jailed for three years after he smashed up a police officers car outside Stalybridge Police Station last month. Officers...

Callous thieves steal £10K worth of brass and copper fittings from the railway’s...

Heritage attraction The East Lancashire Railway in Bury has been targeted by thieves after a devastating weekend which saw it forced to close. The charity...

72 year old man arrested on suspicion of murder after 70 year old woman...

A seventy two year old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a women was found dead at a property in Wigan...

People across the North West asked to keep their ‘eyes open’ to the signs...

Lancashire, Merseyside and North Wales Police have pledged their support to a regional campaign that asks people to recognise the signs a young person...

Police looking for thieves who stole oxygen and nitrous oxides canisters from Withington Hospital

Police are looking for a gang of thieves who broke into Withington Community Hospital in the early hours of Saturday morning. Three men got...

11 of 13 men who committed over 50 burglary and robbery offences across the...

11 of 13 men who committed over 50 burglary and robbery offences across the north have been jailed for a total of over 116 years. The prosecution...

Woman detained for killing seven year old is detained under Mental Health Act

The woman who was arrested following the attack on the 7-year-old girl at Queen’s Park in Bolton yesterday has now been detained under the...

30 year old women arrested after girl of seven stabbed to death in Bolton...

A thirty year old woman has been arrested following the murder of a little girl in in Queen’s Park in Bolton. The seven-year-old girl had...