Crime

  • Police seek owners of stolen books

    As part of an on-going investigation in Anglesey North Wales Police have recovered a number of old books they believe to be stolen and are...

  • Award for Cheshire East

    Cheshire East Council has received an award for securing better outcomes for young people with special educational needs in the youth justice system. The Send...

  • Fraudulent bank messages

    If you have any vulnerable friends or relatives advise them to be on the lookout for suspicious emails purporting to be from a bank –...

  • Local policeman jailed for murdering his wife

    A policeman from Wilmslow convicted of murdering his own wife has been jailed. Darren McKie was today, Tuesday 27 March, sentenced to life in prison...

  • Suspicious van in Langley area

    A silver transit van has been seen on a number of occasions in the Langley area recently. The two occupants are thought to have been...

  • Local policeman found guilty of murder

    A policeman from Wilmslow has been found guilty of murdering his own wife. Today, Friday 23 March, Darren McKie was convicted of the murder of...

  • Cheshire Constabulary rated ‘good’ in HMICFRS effectiveness report

    Cheshire Constabulary has been rated ‘good’ in respect of the effectiveness with which it protects vulnerable people and supports victims. The latest Her Majesty’s Inspector...

  • Police appeal for witnesses to assault

    Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage following a serious assault in Macclesfield. At around 3.10am on Sunday 12 March 2018 a group left...

  • Telephone Preference scam

    Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from one of the well-known UK telecommunication service providers. They call victims claiming to provide...

  • Theft of stone on the increase

    There is a steady increase in the theft of stone recently varying from coping stones through to York stone paving. Large quantities are being stolen,  mainly...

  • Seatbelt campaign

    Cheshire police officers are taking part in a campaign to remind people to wear a seatbelt when they are in a vehicle. The enforcement campaign...

  • Residents targeted by iTunes voucher scammers

    Cheshire Police are warning residents to remain vigilant following a number of hoax calls from people claiming to be from Government organisations. Over the last...

  • Car broken into in Rainow

    A car parked on Macclesfield Road in Rainow was broken into sometime during the evening of 2nd-3rd March. The front window was broken and the glovebox...

  • Police track perps in the snow

    Two suspected thieves were caught out after police tracked them by following their footprints in the snow. Officers investigating vehicle break-ins in Macclesfield noticed two...

  • Knife amnesty ends on Monday

    Anyone wishing to hand in a knife as part of a national campaign to tackle knife crime have until Monday to do so. Operation Sceptre is...