More arrests across Merseyside

Merseyside Police have told heart that there were no incidents of disorder overnight. (Thursday 11th August 2011.)

A high police presence was maintained and officers continued to proactively stop people acting suspiciously to disrupt any potential criminality.

As a result, a total of 38 arrests were made as part of this operation for offences including assault, criminal damage, possession of an offensive weapon and public order.  

Merseyside Police thanks the public for their continued support and urge anyone with information relating to this disorder to contact the investigation team on 0151 709 6010 or email

Alternatively people who want to help anonymously can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.