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This weekend will see police try a new way to disrupt 'everything from pickpocketing to terrorism'

With thousands of visitors expected in Liverpool over the weekend for Armed Forces Day and the River Festival, a new style of “unpredictable policing” will be used to disrupt everything from pick-pocketing to terrorism in crowded places.

The tactic, known as Project Servator, has

today 05:53
This weekend will see police try a new way to disrupt 'everything from pickpocketing to terrorism'

With thousands of visitors expected in Liverpool over the weekend for Armed Forces Day and the River Festival, a new style of “unpredictable policing” will be used to disrupt everything from pick-pocketing to terrorism in crowded places.

The tactic, known as Project Servator, has

today 05:53
Teen shot on doorstep in drive-by attack on Walton street

A teenager was injured when a gang pulled up in a VW Golf and shot him in a day-time drive-by .

The 19-year-old was taken to hospital after being hit in the leg while on the doorstep of a Walton home.

The shooting sparked frantic efforts to stem the bleeding before the arrival of

yesterday 18:53
Teen shot on doorstep in drive-by attack on Walton street

A teenager was injured when a gang pulled up in a VW Golf and shot him in a day-time drive-by .

The 19-year-old was taken to hospital after being hit in the leg while on the doorstep of a Walton home.

The shooting sparked frantic efforts to stem the bleeding before the arrival of

yesterday 18:53
TEN shootings in 23 days as gun thugs cause misery across Merseyside

The gun blasts reported outside Walton prison this morning represent the tenth shooting in a month of gun violence on Merseyside.

Carried out in broad daylight - and within sight of Government-run HMP Liverpool - the attack is the latest example of the reckless brutality playing out on

yesterday 13:49
TEN shootings in 23 days as gun thugs cause misery across Merseyside

The gun blasts reported outside Walton prison this morning represent the tenth shooting in a month of gun violence on Merseyside.

Carried out in broad daylight - and within sight of Government-run HMP Liverpool - the attack is the latest example of the reckless brutality playing out on

yesterday 13:49
Gun gang in shooting outside Walton jail as armed police put streets on lockdown

A gun-wielding gang fired several shots in a morning attack carried out in a tiny street opposite Walton jail .

Armed police were called to Hornby Close next to HMP Liverpool at 9.15am following reports of Merseyside’s latest shooting - the tenth of the month so far.

No-one is

yesterday 11:21
Gun gang in shooting outside Walton jail as armed police put streets on lockdown

A gun-wielding gang fired several shots in a morning attack carried out in a tiny street opposite Walton jail .

Armed police were called to Hornby Close next to HMP Liverpool at 9.15am following reports of Merseyside’s latest shooting - the tenth of the month so far.

No-one is

yesterday 11:21
"We need to stop the culture of don't snitch."

The family of Yusuf Sonko have called for an end to the street culture that demands troublemakers do speak to the police.

Branding the “don’t snitch” attitude as pathetic, the teenager’s sister Abby said it was up to adults to challenge that approach.

And Yusuf’s dad, Papa

yesterday 04:57
"We need to stop the culture of don't snitch."

The family of Yusuf Sonko have called for an end to the street culture that demands troublemakers do speak to the police.

Branding the “don’t snitch” attitude as pathetic, the teenager’s sister Abby said it was up to adults to challenge that approach.

And Yusuf’s dad, Papa

yesterday 04:57
Residents report scrambler bikers firing gunshots in their Litherland street

Two houses were damaged this evening after shots were fired in Litherland .

There was a heavy police presence around Kirkstone Road North following the shooting which happened at 6.10pm.

Residents have said that at least three shots were fired from two scrambler bikes that roared

yesterday 22:42
Residents report scrambler bikers firing gunshots in their Litherland street

Two houses were damaged this evening after shots were fired in Litherland .

There was a heavy police presence around Kirkstone Road North following the shooting which happened at 6.10pm.

Residents have said that at least three shots were fired from two scrambler bikes that roared

yesterday 22:42
Hillsborough disaster: Charges decision due on 28 June
A decision on whether individuals and organisations will face criminal charges over the Hillsborough disaster will be announced next week.
2017-06-22 20:47
Terrified young slashing victim 'ran into barber shop for help'

A terrified young man ran into a barber shop covered in blood after being slashed in the arm.

A witness told the ECHO there was “blood everywhere” after the injured lad stumbled into the back yard behind a barbers on Rowson Street, Wallasey .

Six police cars rushed to the scene

2017-06-22 19:29
Terrified young slashing victim 'ran into barber shop for help'

A terrified young man ran into a barber shop covered in blood after being slashed in the arm.

A witness told the ECHO there was “blood everywhere” after the injured lad stumbled into the back yard behind a barbers on Rowson Street, Wallasey .

Six police cars rushed to the scene

2017-06-22 19:29
Daily News
After Maldini and tennis - what other sports did Everton stars excel at?

Legendary Italian footballer Paolo Maldini has shown he is talented at more than one sport by qualifying for a professional tennis tournament.

The former AC Milan player, who was capped 126 times by Italy, will compete in a doubles match at an ATP Challenger Tour event in Milan.

Are

today 05:53
After Maldini and tennis - what other sports did Everton stars excel at?

Legendary Italian footballer Paolo Maldini has shown he is talented at more than one sport by qualifying for a professional tennis tournament.

The former AC Milan player, who was capped 126 times by Italy, will compete in a doubles match at an ATP Challenger Tour event in Milan.

Are

today 05:53
Liverpool face test of availability not affordability as club seek to build on Mohamed Salah momentum

“Recruitment ultimately comes down to two things: availability and affordability. That’s the nuts and bolts of it.

“We all know who the best players are, but we are trying to find the rough diamonds we can polish up as well as being in the market for the top players.”

They

today 05:53
4 key questions still not answered over mystery major hazardous waste plant fire

Questions over what caused a major fire at a hazardous waste plant in Prescot remain unanswered.

It has been more than six months since a blaze took hold of the Remondis UK site in Carr Lane and massive plumes of smoke were sent billowing hundreds of feet into the air over

today 05:53
4 key questions still not answered over mystery major hazardous waste plant fire

Questions over what caused a major fire at a hazardous waste plant in Prescot remain unanswered.

It has been more than six months since a blaze took hold of the Remondis UK site in Carr Lane and massive plumes of smoke were sent billowing hundreds of feet into the air over

today 05:53
Swimmers warned as swarms of jellyfish invade Merseyside beaches

Swarms of jellyfish have invaded Merseyside beaches after the spell of hot weather.

Swimmers have been advised to be wary after large amounts of the sea creature were spotted in waters and washed up on the beach in Moreton.

According to the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) jellyfish

today 05:53
Swimmers warned as swarms of jellyfish invade Merseyside beaches

Swarms of jellyfish have invaded Merseyside beaches after the spell of hot weather.

Swimmers have been advised to be wary after large amounts of the sea creature were spotted in waters and washed up on the beach in Moreton.

According to the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) jellyfish

today 05:53
Abbey Clancy pregnant with third child with footballer husband Peter Crouch

Abbey Clancy and footballer husband Peter Crouch are expecting their third child.

The 31-year-old model has reportedly shared her happy news with friends in Mallorca and is believed to be around three months pregnant - according to the Daily Mirror.

The baby will join Sophia

today 22:11
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today 05:53 After Maldini and tennis - what other sports did Everton stars excel at?
today 05:53 After Maldini and tennis - what other sports did Everton stars excel at?
today 05:53 Liverpool face test of availability not affordability as club seek to build on Mohamed Salah momentum
today 05:53 4 key questions still not answered over mystery major hazardous waste plant fire
today 05:53 4 key questions still not answered over mystery major hazardous waste plant fire
today 05:53 Swimmers warned as swarms of jellyfish invade Merseyside beaches
today 05:53 Swimmers warned as swarms of jellyfish invade Merseyside beaches
today 05:53 This weekend will see police try a new way to disrupt 'everything from pickpocketing to terrorism'
today 05:53 This weekend will see police try a new way to disrupt 'everything from pickpocketing to terrorism'
today 22:11 Abbey Clancy pregnant with third child with footballer husband Peter Crouch
today 22:11 Abbey Clancy pregnant with third child with footballer husband Peter Crouch
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yesterday 21:05 Kevs Cabs QUITS Facebook after cruel troll pelted his home and cab with eggs
yesterday 21:05 Ultimate guide to Mersey River Festival and Armed Forces Day in
yesterday 21:05 Ultimate guide to Mersey River Festival and Armed Forces Day in
yesterday 19:59 Prince Edward opens Everton's People's Hub
yesterday 19:59 Prince Edward opens Everton's People's Hub
yesterday 19:59 Luis Garcia: Mohamed Salah has everything - he won't be weighed down by transfer fee
yesterday 19:59 Luis Garcia: Mohamed Salah has everything - he won't be weighed down by transfer fee
yesterday 19:59 Here's what's happening for Armed Forces Day in Liverpool
yesterday 19:59 Here's what's happening for Armed Forces Day in Liverpool
yesterday 19:59 Liverpool man locked up after police uncover gun and £28,000 worth of cannabis
yesterday 19:59 Liverpool man locked up after police uncover gun and £28,000 worth of cannabis
yesterday 19:59 Teen who hid MDMA in Kinder Egg to sell at Creamfields is spared jail
yesterday 19:59 Teen who hid MDMA in Kinder Egg to sell at Creamfields is spared jail
yesterday 19:59 Mum had to drag herself out of mud after sinking up to her waist on Crosby Beach
yesterday 19:59 Mum had to drag herself out of mud after sinking up to her waist on Crosby Beach
yesterday 18:53 Horse Power: Dartmouth and Limato to shine on day five of Royal Ascot
yesterday 18:53 Horse Power: Dartmouth and Limato to shine on day five of Royal Ascot
yesterday 18:53 Everton Sandro Ramirez signing won't be announced until after Spain's Euro U-21 campaign - reports
yesterday 18:53 Everton Sandro Ramirez signing won't be announced until after Spain's Euro U-21 campaign - reports
yesterday 18:53 Police get power to carry out searches of people in Litherland following "rising tensions"
yesterday 18:53 Police get power to carry out searches of people in Litherland following "rising tensions"
yesterday 18:53 Paranoid schizophrenic man sunk teeth into nurse's nose at Ashworth
yesterday 18:53 Paranoid schizophrenic man sunk teeth into nurse's nose at Ashworth
yesterday 18:53 Alex Gerrard flaunts flawless bikini body just TWO MONTHS after having baby
yesterday 18:53 Alex Gerrard flaunts flawless bikini body just TWO MONTHS after having baby
yesterday 18:53 Police find gun after scrambler yobs shoot at home
yesterday 18:53 Police find gun after scrambler yobs shoot at home
yesterday 18:53 'Festive Fugitive' found guilty of hit-and-run crash which left OAP seriously injured
yesterday 18:53 'Festive Fugitive' found guilty of hit-and-run crash which left OAP seriously injured
yesterday 18:53 Teen shot on doorstep in drive-by attack on Walton street
yesterday 18:53 Teen shot on doorstep in drive-by attack on Walton street
yesterday 17:47 Ben Barba: St Helens say appealing 12-match ban taking 'inordinately long' time
yesterday 17:47 Winter cruises to Coronation Stakes success at Royal Ascot
yesterday 17:47 Winter cruises to Coronation Stakes success at Royal Ascot
yesterday 17:47 Robbie Davies junior to make July return
yesterday 17:47 Robbie Davies junior to make July return
yesterday 17:47 Liverpool face criticism after Roberto Firmino changes squad number to leave supporters out of pocket
yesterday 17:47 Liverpool face criticism after Roberto Firmino changes squad number to leave supporters out of pocket
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