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Thousands show support for Drive For Justice campaign

Almost 2,500 people have signed a petition lobbying for stiffer punishments for those who kill or seriously injure on our roads.

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Warning after rogue traders target pensioners

Warning after rogue traders target pensioners

Residents in St Helens are being urged to be cautious after two reports of rogue traders asking for money.

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Joseph "Terence" Maughan

Teenager missing for three weeks

Police are appealing for help to find a teenager who has been missing for nearly three weeks.

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Police warning after rogue traders target pensioners

Police warning after rogue traders target pensioners

Residents in St Helens are being urged to be cautious following two reports of rogue traders asking people for money.

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Police have launched a crackdown on drink and drug driving

‘None For The Road’ campaign launched

Merseyside Police has today launched its annual Christmas drink and drug driving campaign, urging motorists to have ‘None For The Road’.

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Man charged with theft

Man charged after paving stones stolen

A man has been charged after paving slaps were stolen from a Grade II listed building.

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Pam Briggs

Overnight new digest - Family of tragic ex-nurse want answers, pensioner dies after being hit with car, and more ex-footballers speak out about 'abuse'

Catch up with all the latest national and regional news with our morning roundup
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Police would like to identify these women.

CCTV appeals - Lancashire Police would like to speak to these people - can you help?

The police have issued the following CCTV images of people from the Lancashire area that they would like to speak to.

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Peter Jones has been missing since October 10

New appeal to find missing teen

A fresh appeal to find a missing 15-year-old has been launched.

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Men from St Helens Council and Helena Homes donning women's shoes for an event on White Ribbon Day

Call to tackle violence against women

St Helens once again offered its full support to a national campaign seeking to end violence against women.

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One punch can kill campaign launched

One punch can kill campaign launched

With Christmas approaching, St Helens Council and its community safety partners are underlining the link between too much alcohol and its potentially lethal consequences through the One Punch Can Kill campaign.

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Barry Bennell has been rushed to hospital

Barry Bennell rushed to hospital after being discovered unconscious at a Hotel

Paedophile football coach Barry Bennell has been taken to hospital after police responded to a "fear for welfare incident" at an address in Stevenage on Friday night.

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Reece Evans has not been seen since Saturday, November 19

Police appeal for missing 14-year-old

Police are becoming increasingly concerned for the welfare a 14-year-old boy - who has links to St Helens - who has not been seen since last Saturday.

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Man charged after car plunged into reservoir

Man charged after car plunged into reservoir

A man is due to appear in court this morning after an incident at a St Helens reservoir.

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Man, 30, dies after house fire

Man, 30, dies after house fire

A man who suffered serious burns in a house fire in Prescot has died.

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Officers praised for rescuing man from car in reservoir

A man has been arrested after a suspected stolen car was driven into a reservoir in St Helens.

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Woman told by court to keep ‘dangerous’ British Bulldog type on a lead

Woman told by court to keep ‘dangerous’ British Bulldog type on a lead

A St Helens woman has been ordered to permanently keep her dog on a lead while out in public after it attacked another dog.

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Warning after medication is lost

Police are appealing for people to be cautious after medication was lost in St Helens.

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Fewer complaints made about police

Fewer complaints made about police

Police chiefs have welcomed a drop in the number of complaints - but aim to reduce it even further.

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Police are appealing for witnesses to a mugging on North Road

Daughter appeals for help to catch mum’s mugger

The daughter of an OAP who was pushed to the ground by a callous mugger at a bus stop in St Helens has appealed for witnesses to come forward to help catch the perpetrator.

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