A WOMAN has been jailed for a string of assaults on police officers.

Ellie Morris, of Buckton Street, has been jailed for 17 weeks after appearing at Warrington Magistrates' Court today, Thursday.

The 25-year-old first assaulted an officer when she kicked PC Davies in the leg while she was in the process of being detained for a drugs search on Winmarleigh Street in the town centre on November 17.

Weeks later on December 4, she was arrested for verbally abusing passers-by outside Warrington Central station.

During her arrest she assaulted PC Clydesdale, racially abused PC Kheir and PC Agravat, resisted arrest and verbally abused a detention officer.