Report Crime With Merseyside Police

✅ Article By Anne-Marie Pearman & Reviewed By Zeynep Topcu

Merseyside Police employ people in various roles, including police officers, Police Community Support Officers, Police support staff, Special Police Officers and Volunteers.

The Wirral, Sefton, Knowsley, St Helens, and Liverpool local policing teams comprise community policing teams, response teams, and criminal investigations units within the Merseyside Police.

Visit the Merseyside Police Crime Reporting page to find details on how to report a crime.

Emergency Contact Numbers

Call 999 right away for any emergency, such as:

  • You are witnessing a crime or someone in extreme danger.
  • A serious offence is in progress, or the offender is still at the crime scene.
  • Someone is causing damage to a property.

When you are in danger and can't speak, Please follow the steps below:

Call 999 from your cell phone:

  1. Police won't be able to track your location, so you may cough, press some keys or provide any clue to locate you.
  2. Press 55 when prompted, and a Police officer will be able to listen to the voice coming through the phone.
Call 999 from the Landline:
  1. Police can track your location even if you don't speak.
  2. They will be able to hear your background noises and send an immediate rescue if they a suspect any danger.

Non-Emergency Crime Reporting

Call 101 when it is less urgent, but you need to report a crime or an offence such as:

  • Stolen Car
  • Property Damaged
  • Drug Dealing
  • Traffic Accident

Textphone Service

In case you have hearing or speech impairment:

  • Use TextPhone Service 18000 for Emergency Situations.
  • Use TextPhone Service 18001101 for Non-Emergency Situation.

Contact CrimeStoppers

To anonymously report a crime or suspicious behaviour:

Merseyside Police And Crime Commissioner Details:

Emily Spurrell is the current Police Commissioner for Merseyside Police. Find Details below to contact the PCC Headquarters Office:

Contact Merseyside Police:


Phone: 101

Address Postcode
Admiral Street Liverpool L8 8JN
L8 8JN
Albert Road Southport Merseyside PR9 0LL
College Street St Helens WA10 1TG
WA10 1TG
Lathom Road Huyton L36 9XU
L36 9XU
Manor Road Wallasey Wirral Merseyside CH44 1DA
CH44 1DA
Marsh Lane Bootle Merseyside L20 5HJ
L20 5HJ
Mortimer Street Birkenhead Wirral CH41 5EU
CH41 5EU
St Anne Stree Liverpool L3 3HJ
L3 3HJ
St Anne Street Liverpool L3 3HJ
L3 3HJ

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