Merseyside Police welcome the 6 year sentence of Philip Green (Southport) October 14th, 2016 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Shares Comments Merseyside Police is welcoming the 6 year sentence of Philip Green from Southport for rape on Monday 10 October. Green(53) of Eastbourne Road in Southport, was convicted of rape at Liverpool Crown court. Detective Inspector Paul Grounds from Unity said: “The victim in this case has shown immense bravery in coming forward. I hope that her bravery will encourage other victims of sexual assault to report offences to us. “If anybody else is out there suffering in silence I want you to know that there is help and support available to you, both from Merseyside Police, where we have specially trained officers who will listen to you and treat you with sensitivity and compassion, and from reliable and trusted support groups who will support you from your initial report and for as long as you need.” Anyone wishing to report a sexual offence can call officers in the force’s specialist Unity team on 0151 777 1382. Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!