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Arrest after large cannabis farm found

A man has been arrested after police discovered a large cannabis farm in St Helens.
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Roads Policing Officers are responsible for patrolling motorways and main roads

Police breathalyser tests in England fall by a quarter in five years

The number of alcohol breath tests deployed by police on England's roads has fallen by a quarter in the last five years, a new report has said.

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Heirs and Graces was one of the nurseries targeted

Would-be-thieves target children's nurseries

Police are appealing for information following a break-in at several St Helens nurseries.
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UPDATED: Man charged with manslaughter after assault in St Helens town centre

A 56-year-old man has been charged with manslaughter after another man died following an incident in St Helens in the early hours of Saturday morning.
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Aiden McAteer, who was jailed for nine years for causing death by dangerous driving

Police in the clear over Violet-Grace Youens' death

An independent inquiry has cleared police officers of any blame in the run-up to the death of tragic Violet-Grace Youens.
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WARNING: Strong language - McDonald's employee headbutts customer after row over chicken nuggets

This is the shocking moment a McDonald's customer is headbutted by an employee after an argument broke out - over CHICKEN NUGGETS.
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Police are looking into how the man was injured

Investigation after injured man is found at park

Police have launched an investigation after a man was found with "unexplained" injuries.
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A man has died following an assault

Man dies following assault in St Helens

A man has died following an assault in St Helens on Saturday.
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Handout CCTV still dated 22/05/17 issued by Greater Manchester Police of Salman Abedi on the night he carried out the Manchester Arena terror attack

Manchester Arena bombing could have been stopped had 'cards had fallen differently'

The Manchester Arena bombing could have been prevented "had the cards fallen differently", an official assessment has found.
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The Vauxhall Astra on CCTV

Police chasing new lead in Haydock arson case

Detectives have today issued a CCTV image of a car they want to trace as part of an investigation into an arson at a house in Haydock last month.
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Top tips to avoid a Christmas burglary

Top tips to avoid a Christmas burglary

Christmas may traditionally be the time for goodwill - but 'Grinch-like' criminals don't subscribe to that view.
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Dashcam shows lorry driver 'falling asleep' before M6 motorway crash

Dramatic dashcam footage has emerged of a lorry driver apparently falling asleep at the wheel before smashing into a number of cars.

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Baldwin Street, St Helens

Police seek more help on town centre attack

A fresh appeal has been issued by police after a 60-year-old was left with serious head injuries following an altercation.
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One of the men police are looking to speak to

Police search for men in theft from 80-year-old woman

Police have released images of four men they want to speak to after an 80-year-old woman had her purse stolen outside her home.
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Man in critical condition after assault

Man in critical condition after assault

A man was left with serious head injuries after being assaulted in St Helens.
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122 weapons handed over in gun surrender

122 weapons handed over in gun surrender

Merseyside Police has had a total of 122 weapons and lots of ammunition handed in during the force’s two weeks firearms surrender, including 30 viable firearms.

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Police have launched their drink driving campaign

Police start push to catch drink and drug drivers over Christmas period

Police have launched a crackdown on drink and drug driving over the festive period.

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Police helicopters take so long to get to crime scenes that thousands are called off mid-air because the incident has already finished

More than 40% of incidents are over before police helicopter arrives

Police helicopters take so long to get to crime scenes that thousands are called off mid-air because the incident has already finished, a watchdog has found.

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Police appeal

Probe launched after dog is shot dead

An investigation has been launched into the fatal shooting of a dog.
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VIDEO: CCTV of thieves stealing a vehicle without the key by using a relay box

This is the shocking moment thieves steal a vehicle without the key by using a relay box.
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