Local from Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Cheshire Police Commissioner welcomes Government u-turn over probation
Cheshire's Police and Crime Commissioner has welcomed a Government announcement that supervision of all offenders will be brought back under public control.
Several arrests made in operation targeting County Lines drugs activity
Police in Cheshire have been targeting those believed to be involved in so-called County Lines drugs activity.
Man and woman found dead
The bodies of a man and a woman have been found at a property in Staffordshire.
Investigations continues into death of man in Longton
Detectives are continuing to investigate the death of a man in the Longton area of Stoke-on-Trent.
Five arrested on suspicion of drugs offences
Five people have been arrested in Stoke-on-Trent on suspicion of conspiracy to supply heroin and crack cocaine.
New technology being used by Staffs police to tackle crime
Police in Staffordshire have come together to look at new ways of tackling crime.
Driver taken to hospital following crash
A driver has suffered minor injuries in a crash in Staffordshire.
Man jailed after walking into pub with machete
A 32-year-old man from Sandbach has been jailed after admitting walking through a pub he was barred from with a machete.
No call-in into controversial plans for a quarry in Cheshire
The Government will not be calling in controversial plans for a quarry in part of Cheshire.
Investigation into man's death in Stoke-on-Trent
Detectives are investigating the death of a man in Longton.