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

Emergency services are currently in attendance of a serious RTC on the A59 Northway, Maghull involving a police veh… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Five men have been sentenced to a total of 29-years today at Liverpool Crown Court for drugs offences. For more inf… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

We are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision in #WestKirby last Thursday (9th May) in which a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

12 males have been charged with conspiracy to supply cocaine following warrants in #Merseyside & #Manchester on Thu… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

As part of Mental Health Awareness week 2019, together with @Mersey_Care we have today jointly launched a new bespo… 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