New single point of contact for Merseyside Police for Knowsley Industry/Business Park

Sergeant Michelle Devereaux is now the single point of contact from Merseyside Police for businesses based on the Knowsley Business/Industrial Park. Her aims are to prevent and detect crime within the industrial/business estate, address crime and policing issues affecting the business community and build partnerships with business owners and stakeholders .

During the current climate Merseyside police understand the significant impact on businesses and the increased need for business vigilance. Operation Penny has been implemented which has seen an increased Hi-Visibility patrol around vulnerable business premises during the lockdown period.

If you want to raise any issues or seek support, Michelle can be contacted directly at the following email address

Alternatively if you want to report a crime call 101 or online at In an emergency always dial 999

To provide information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online

Guidance on searching people and their belongings whilst maintaining physical distance

The CPNI (Centre for he protection of National Infrastructure) have provided us with a useful document to help companies get an understanding of how security should operate on their business premises and how you can conduct a search whilst social distancing. Plus other useful security information…

Physical distancing search guidance- Final version 1.0