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Officers attended Formby beach on Saturday 20 March following the discovery of a suspected unexploded ordnance device.
At around 1.50pm, a member of the public called emergency services to report an ordnance on Lifeboat Road.
The device - identified as a marine location marker - was safely detonated by the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team.
We would like to thank the community for their patience while the incident was dealt with.