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Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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Police fears after latest cash machine robbery

Police fears after latest cash machine robbery

Police in St Helens have warned of the danger of serious injury following the latest cash machine robbery.

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Windermere Avenue. Pic: Google Street View

Appeal after motorcyclist is seriously hurt in crash

A motorcyclist suffered a serious head injury after a crash in St Helens.
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The aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire

Fire safety inspections at five high-rise flats in St Helens

Safety checks on a number of high-rise apartment buildings in the borough carried out following the Grenfell tragedy have concluded they are all at low-risk of fire.

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Thomas Grace

Prescot murder: Man charged

A man has tonight been charged with the murder of a 54-year-old from Prescot.
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Man charged over St Helens police station rooftop protest

Man charged over St Helens police station rooftop protest

A man has been charged in connection with the rooftop protest at St Helens police station which brought parts of the town centre to a standstill.

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The new measures form part of efforts to bring down re-offending rates

Probation officers could bar offenders from drinking alcohol or gambling

Criminals could be barred from drinking alcohol or gambling after they are freed from prison under a new drive to tackle re-offending.

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Probe into crash after police crash

Probe into crash after police crash

An investigation has been launched following a police chase in St Helens which ended in a collision.

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A Terex tipper truck, similar to the one stolen from New Boston Trading Estate

Detectives appeal for stolen tipper truck

An appeal has been issued by police after a tipper truck was stolen from a building site.
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Police investigation

Prescot murder victim named

Police have named a man who was stabbed to death in Prescot last night.
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Man stabbed to death in Prescot

Man stabbed to death in Prescot

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death in Prescot town centre last night.

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Man detained after police station protest

Man detained after police station protest

A 28-year-old man has been detained bringing to an end the rooftop protest at St Helens police station which brought chaos to the town centre.

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Man on roof of St Helens police station

Man on roof of St Helens police station

Police have set up a cordon in the town centre after a man climbed on to the roof of St Helens police station.

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Police forces recorded 110 hate crimes directed at mosques between March and July this year

Lancashire police force figures show fall in hate crimes targeting mosques

Hate crimes targeting mosques across the UK more than doubled in 2017, up from 47 between March and June 2016 to 110 over the same period in 2017.

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Five teens have been arrested

Five men arrested following St Helens stabbing

Five teens have been arrested following an incident in St Helens yesterday.
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Two teenagers have been arrested

Double arrests made in connection with teenage stabbing

Police have arrested two teenagers after two males were stabbed following a street brawl.
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Hall Street closed due to police incident

Hall Street closed due to police incident

Police have closed a town centre road due to an ongoing incident.

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The IPCC subsequently issued new guidance earlier this year

Watchdog receives scores of reports of police officers abusing position for sex

Scores of allegations that police officers and staff abused their position for sex have been reported to a watchdog in the last six months, it has emerged.

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Burglars stole jewellery after ‘untidy search’ of property

Burglars stole jewellery after ‘untidy search’ of property

Two burglars ransacked a property in Haydock before making off with a stash of Goldsmith jewellery.

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A Skoda Superb similar to this one was stolen from Oakthorn Grove, Haydock

Search for missing car after burglary

Police are on the hunt for a missing car after it was stolen in a burglary.

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