Category Archives: arrests

Can you help? Police release CCTV of suspect in attempted burglary of local pub

Police have released two CCTV images of a suspect they would like to speak to after an attempted burglary at the newly reopened Bull & Dog public house on Liverpool Road South in Burscough. The suspect was captured on CCTV between 6.40 – 6.50am on Tuesday 8th May. The man was attempting to steal items from out buildings but was

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Police want to speak to Aughton man about serious assault.

Lancashire Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to following a serious assault on Southport Road in Ormskirk on 28th April. The incident happened at around 2.45am and two men had to be taken to hospital to be treated for stab wounds. John James Jones of Ennerdale Drive, is 6ft 1 and of heavy build

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This is why part of Ormskirk was cordoned off

Drivers found part of Ormskirk covered in police tape on Saturday morning. Roads around the Civic Centre were closed as police started their investigations. A Lancashire Police spokesperson said : “We were called at 02:45 hours on Saturday 28th April to reports of an assault‎ outside the Horse Shoe Inn on Southport Road, Ormskirk. “Two men – one is his

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Woman banned from entering Southport Town Centre

Merseyside Police have obtained a two-year Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) against a Southport woman after she was convicted and sentenced for shoplifting. Sara Francis Wilson, 41 years, from Eastbourne Road, Southport was given the CBO at Sefton Magistrates Court on Wednesday, 18 April. She was convicted of the theft of shampoo and conditioner from B & M Bargains on 20

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Police find cannabis farm in Old Skem

Officers this week have executed a raid on a cannabis farm in the Old Skelmersdale area as part of Operation Nemesis. Local neighbourhood policing teams working with officers have discovered 400 cannabis plants being cultivated in two separate rooms and the loft space at an address in Old Skelmersdale with a street value of approximately £200,000. Police are grateful to

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Police arrest six scrambler bike yobs on Sunday

Skelmersdale Police received numerous reports from the public concerning large groups of scrambler and quad bikes causing disruption on the roads around Skelmersdale and Ormskirk on Sunday 8th April. These reports ranged from groups of bikes traveling along both lanes of the road; riding the wrong way down dual carriage ways; riding without helmets and other driving offences. Police patrols

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