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by / on June 28, 2017 at 4:04 pm / in Local News & Archive

The West Rhyl Marshals scheme returns to the streets of Rhyl

The long standing West Rhyl Marshals scheme, organised by PC Steve Edwards, is back engaging with local children in Rhyl for the 10th year running. The group was set up during the summer holidays back in 2008 with learning new skills and giving back to the community at the heart of the scheme. Funding has been provided by the High […]

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by / on June 27, 2017 at 8:56 pm / in Local News & Archive

Five arrested in new Rhyl crime crackdown

Five people have been arrested in the latest of a series of major police operations in Rhyl. Detectives said the arrests on Tuesday were for a number of crimes including motoring offences and failing to turn up in court. Another nine people were given fixed penalty tickets for ‘Fatal Five’ offences and four vehicles were seized. Specialist teams used ANPR […]

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by / on June 23, 2017 at 5:17 pm / in Local News & Archive

Man arrested after Rhyl ‘family feud’ stabbing

Police say a ‘family feud’ led to a suspected stabbing in West Rhyl. A man was arrested following an incident in Sandringham Avenue at just before 10.35am on Friday morning. Another man was taken to hospital with an arm injury, which is not life threatening. Armed police officers from the joint Cheshire and North Wales Alliance unit said enquiries were […]

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by / on June 19, 2017 at 10:31 am / in Local News & Archive

Cheshire council to monitor Denbighshire CCTV

CCTV cameras in three Denbighshire towns will be monitored by council staff in Chester. The network covering Rhyl, Prestatyn and Rhuddlan has been run for the past year by a partnership. But Cheshire West and Chester Council will now take over monitoring after the pilot involving police and local councils was declared unsustainable. Feeds from 32 of the 80 cameras […]

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by / on June 16, 2017 at 6:28 am / in Local News & Archive

Nine years jail for St Asaph burglar

A St Asaph man who targeted a pensioner’s home and a pub in two break-ins has been jailed for nine years. Ynyr Ial Lewis previously denied aggravated burglary at the Rhyl home of a 72 year-old bed-ridden man with cancer and a burglary at The Harbour in Kinmel Bay. He changed his plea to guilty before he was due to […]

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by / on June 8, 2017 at 3:42 pm / in Local News & Archive

Four men jailed for Mark Mason murder

Four Liverpool men have been jailed for the murder of Mark Mason in Rhyl. James Davies (20) of Stoneycroft will serve at least 25 years in prison after he was found guilty of killing the father-of-two outside a Home Bargains store last October. Jake Melia (21) from Aintree, who pleaded guilty to murder and wounding two other men, will serve […]

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by / on June 5, 2017 at 2:32 pm / in Local News & Archive

Three charged after Rhyl stop-and-search crackdown

Three people have been charged after a stop and search crackdown on knife crime in Rhyl. Over ninety searches were carried out between Friday night and Sunday morning during the police operation, held in response to recent incidents in the area – including the murder of shop owner Amarjeet Singh-Bhakar. The arrests were for public order offences – one of […]

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by / on June 1, 2017 at 10:18 am / in Regional News

Deeside murder victim named

The family of a Merseyside teenager murdered in Connah’s Quay say they are ”completely and utterly devastated”. 19 year-old Matthew Cassidy died from a fatal stab wound at an address on Bethel Place on Monday evening. A post-mortem examination was carried out at Ysbyty Glan Clwyd on Wednesday. A 48 year-old man is still being held on suspicion of murder, along […]

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by / on May 31, 2017 at 1:51 pm / in Regional News

Three more arrests in Connah’s Quay murder hunt

  Detectives have made three further arrests after a man was stabbed to death on Deeside. A 19 year-old man was found at Bethel Place in Connah’s Quay on Monday evening – he has yet to be formally named by police. A post-mortem examination was held on Wednesday morning. A 48 year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has yet […]

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by / on May 29, 2017 at 7:44 am / in Regional News

Chester raid after Manchester Arena bombing

Embed from Getty Images Counter terrorism officers have raided a property in Chester in connection with last week’s Manchester terrorist attack. Cheshire Police said no arrests were made in the search at an undisclosed address early on Monday and there was no direct threat to the public. Patrols are being stepped up in the city to provide extra reassurance. Another […]

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