All posts tagged "firearms"

  • Drugs Gang Jailed for Whiston Shootings

    A violent, Widnes-based gang have received a combined 111 years imprisonment for their role in a string of drugs and firearms offences, including shootings in Whiston and Rainhill. Twelve men and a woman were sentenced at Liverpool...

    • Posted June 14, 2016
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  • Police Arrest Whiston Man over Stockbridge Village Shooting

    Police investigating a shooting in Stockbridge Village three weeks ago arrested a man in Whiston last night (Tuesday 9 February). Officers from Huyton neighbourhood support team arrested the 25-year-old at around 9pm at his home address. He...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Rainhill Shooting: Police Want Information

    A 24-year-old man was shot in a targeted attack on Blundells Lane, Rainhill, last night (Tuesday 13 January). Officers received reports and attended the scene shortly after 8.05pm . The victim, who is local, was shot twice...

    • Posted January 14, 2015
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  • Two-week Window to Surrender Your Guns

    Merseyside Police have announced a two-week illegal firearms surrender. Under recent changes in the law, anyone previously convicted of possessing firearms or ammunition, who has served between three months and three years, is banned from possessing antique...

    • Posted November 10, 2014
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