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16:58, 14 JUL 2015
Macclesfield loses police inspector in shake-up
A reorganisation creates a Macclesfield unit covering Poynton, Wilmslow, Congleton and Knutsford run by a new chief inspector
Police warning as figures reveal people caught speeding on our roads
Figures show 9,643 people were issued with a fixed penalty notice for breaking the speed limit in the borough.
Man jailed for attempted rape after he was caught on camera
Jordon Preece has been sentenced to five years in prison after admitting attempted rape and sexual assault
Police use DNA liquid to cut burglaries and recover stolen property
If an offender is caught in possession of stolen items they can be linked directly back to the crime scene using the liquid’s unique code
Arson probe after pub blaze
Police believe the blaze which ripped through the George and Dragon Pub on Rainow Road was started deliberately.
High praise for drugs officers
Operation Dizi was launched in the summer of 2013 in a bid to tackle the supply of cocaine, heroin and cannabis.
Police send Christmas cards to criminals
Around 300 persistent offenders, including some from Macclesfield, will be hand-delivered the festive message featuring a picture of Christmas lunch in the cells and warning them a space is available if they don’t behave themselves.
Three dealers jailed over £1m heroin supply plot
The group which included a man from Handforth were caught with 10kg of heroin.
Former teacher sentenced to six years in prison for sexually abusing 25 young boys
Some abuse occurred while lessons were taking place, with the victims abused in the classroom but out of sight of other pupils.
Drug dealers face jail over £1.2m heroin haul
Tarik Khaliq, 44, of Park Road, Handforth, Wilmslow, two men from Warrington were found guilty by a jury at Chester Crown Court of conspiring to sell 10kg of the class A drug.
Rape cases reopened after report finds serious police failings
The HMIC report reveals 14 out of 30 rape allegations were wrongly labelled as 'no-crimes' by Cheshire police.
OAP's bravery wins award
A plucky pensioner left crippled after tackling a burglar under a barrage of hammer blows has been honoured for his bravery.
Arsonists target derelict building
Police are investigating after a fire was deliberately lit inside a building on Lower Bank Street, Macclesfield.
CCTV appeal - man wanted in connection with shoplifting.
POLICE have released images of a man wanted in connection with shoplifting at a shop in Wilmslow town centre.
CCTV appeal - men wanted in connection with burglary.
Police have released images of men wanted in connection with a burglary at a pub.
CCTV appeal - men wanted in connection with shoplifting.
Police have released images of men wanted in connection with shoplifting from a town centre phone shop.
CCTV appeal: man wanted in connection with theft
Police have released an image of a man wanted in connection with a theft in the town centre.
Bodybuilder, 26, subjects woman to ‘disgraceful act’
Macclesfield man jailed after admitting to sexual assault
Cops give 1,000 cautions instead of going to court
Sex offenders and violent criminals given cautions rather than face court
CCTV images released of man over alleged theft at Jodrell Bank
Two men are suspected of breaking into a generator room at the site in Lower Withington, Macclesfield.
Man charged in connection with firearms discharge in Macclesfield
A man has been charged in connection with a firearms discharge in Macclesfield.
Two men bailed in Zain murder inquiry latest
A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and a 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.
Cheshire police: We're winning the war on drugs in Macclesfield
60 people have been arrested in crackdown, and £18,000 worth of illegal drugs seized, along with a stun gun and meat cleaver. £8,000 has also been taken from suspected dealers
Man's body found beside Macclesfield lake
The man, believed to be Polish and aged 34, was discovered beside Knight's Pool off Bank Street, Macclesfield, at 8.30pm on Thursday