Crime

  • Missing man found

    Paul Morris, who had been reported missing by his friends and family, has been found safe and well in the Leicester area. Thanks to everyone...

  • Police appeal for missing Macclesfield man

    Officers from Cheshire Police are appealing to the public to help locate missing Macclesfield man Paul Morris, who was last seen in Macclesfield near to the...

  • Improvement in crime recording

    A Her Majesty Inspectorate of Constabularies and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) report concludes that Cheshire Police has improved the accuracy of its crime recording....

  • Witness appeal following attempted Handforth robbery

    Detectives are urging witnesses of an attempted robbery in Handforth to come forward. At around 8.20am on Thursday 20 September a blue BMW 3 Series...

  • Bosley Mill: Firm fined for exposing workers to asbestos

    The wood processing mill where four workers died in an explosion has been fined for exposing staff to asbestos. Three men and a woman died...

  • Amber gambler or red menace?

    Whilst the police are (rightly) targeting car drivers using their mobiles whilst driving – there’s an increasingly and possibly more-dangerous menace on our roads –...

  • Leek man charged over death of Steve Farrish

    A 32-year-old man from Leek has appeared in court charged with causing death by dangerous driving after an accident on the A523 Macclesfield to Leek...

  • Man summonsed over Bosley collision

    Police officers investigating a fatal collision in Bosley on Saturday 21 October 2017 have summonsed a man to appear in court in relation to the...

  • Appeal following fatal Cranage collision

    Officers from Cheshire Police are appealing for information following a fatal collision in Cranage. Shortly before 9pm on Saturday 22 September officers were called to...

  • Watch out for fake TV Licensing emails.

    There’s been a sharp increase in reports about fake TV Licensing emails claiming to offer refunds. The emails state that the refund cannot be processed...

  • National campaign to tackle knife crime

    Cheshire Constabulary is taking part in a national campaign tackling knife crime. Operation Sceptre runs from September 17 to 24 and aims to reduce the...

  • Hotel robbery in Handforth

    Police have released CCTV images of three men they would like to speak to following an armed robbery at a hotel in Handforth. At around...

  • Macclesfield street robbery

    Police are appealing for witnesses following a street robbery in Macclesfeld. A 22-year-old man, walking along Nicholson Avenue towards Garden Street at around 4.15 am...

  • Rural officers win Community Engagement Award

    Two police officers who have helped improved relationships within the rural community have been handed a special award. PC Ric Walker and PCSO Sarah Wilson,...

  • Illegal cigarettes and tobacco seized

    Cheshire East Council trading standards officers seized cigarettes and tobacco worth more than £9,000 during a swoop against a fraudster, a court heard. Chester Crown...