Crime

Police probe alleged assault near Gregory’s, Nantwich

Police probe alleged assault near Gregory’s, Nantwich

A man suffered serious head injuries in an alleged attack outside Gregory’s nightclub in Nantwich. The 21-year-old victim, from Cumbria, was found unconscious outside the club on Castle Street at 2.30am on Saturday (September 10).

September 12, 2011 0 comments Crime, News
Nantwich man charged with murder of John Iveson

Nantwich man charged with murder of John Iveson

Two men, including one from Nantwich, are to be charged with the murder of John Iveson, Cheshire Police revealed. Mr Iveson (pictured) disappeared from his home town Nantwich in January 2007, aged 36, and has never been seen since.

September 12, 2011 1 comment Crime, News
South Cheshire residents face human trafficking charges

South Cheshire residents face human trafficking charges

Three people from South Cheshire have been charged with human trafficking and a fourth with money laundering. The charges follow an extensive investigation by Crewe CID and the Gangmaster Licensing Authority. Officers executed warrants at five addresses in Crewe. Four men and two women were arrested.

September 9, 2011 0 comments Crime, News
Police warning after ATM gang target Nantwich shoppers

Police warning after ATM gang target Nantwich shoppers

Nantwich shoppers are being warned about a gang who target people at cash machines and then steal their purses or wallets. The warning comes after a number of incidents in and around the town, the latest at Sainsbury’s supermarket on Middlewich Road.

September 8, 2011 0 comments Crime, News
Cheshire Police unit’s fight against Facebook and Twitter criminals

Cheshire Police unit’s fight against Facebook and Twitter criminals

A specialist Cheshire Police team has given a rare insight into how they investigate crime on social networks. The force’s eForensics department includes the Hi-Tech Crime Unit, which helped to bring two men to justice in the county for using Facebook to incite violence during the recent wave of rioting.

September 8, 2011 0 comments Crime, News
South Cheshire man jailed for grooming boys on internet

South Cheshire man jailed for grooming boys on internet

A South Cheshire man who groomed young teenage boys across the UK on the internet, has been jailed for two years. David Lawrence (pictured), 57, of Middlewich Street, Crewe, pleaded guilty to 21 charges ranging from engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child, causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, to possessing, making and[Read More…]

September 5, 2011 0 comments Crime, News