Information, support and advice for anyone affected
by gun and gang crime in Merseyside

Cars? 🚗 Jewellery? 💍 Personal documents? 📚 Electronics? 💻 If burglars can get their hands on it, they'll take it.twitter.com/i/web/status/1…jRe4

You're twice as likely to die in a collision if you aren’t wearing a seatbelt. Wearing a seatbelt can mean the dif… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Day or night burglars will take any opportunity to break into your house - make sure you know the best way to prote… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Over 8000 mandate fraud reports were made to @actionfrauduk last year. Following these simple tips to protect yours… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Do you know this man? Officers investigating a shop theft in #StHelens town centre would like to speak to him as pa… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I be charged with joint enterprise?

A: No, joint enterprise is not a law itself, but means that all those involved in a serious crime such as murder can be charged with the main offence regardless of their role.

Q: What would happen if I was charged with murder?

A: You could serve a life sentence if found guilty of murder. If you carry a gun you could go to prison for up to five years.

Q: How do I avoid the risk of being charged under joint enterprise?

A:

  • Think about who you're with and what they're planning to do
  • Don't carry weapons, know who your friends are and make positive decisions
  • It's up to you to make the right choice - if you stay involved with something that leads to a serious crime, you could be arrested and charged
  • If you're worried about gun crime, click here for more advice and information

YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE
THE PERSON CARRYING
THE GUN TO BE SENT
TO JAIL FOR GUN
CRIME OFFENCES