Appeal for witnesses following armed robbery at bank in Knutsford

Police are appealing for witnesses following an armed robbery at a bank in Knutsford. At 12.48pm on Friday 5 March, police were called to an armed robbery at Natwest Bank on Kings Street, Knutsford. Two men entered the bank, threatened staff and stole cash. The two men then fled the area on a black motorbike. […]

Liverpool man charged with drug offences following stop check in Northwich

A Liverpool man has been charged with drugs offences following a police stop check in Northwich. Anthony Campbell, of Heydean Road, Liverpool was arrested and subsequently charged with two counts of possession with intent to supply class A drugs. The 33-year-old was remanded in custody and appeared at Warrington Magistrates’ Court on Friday 5 March […]

Ellesmere Port man jailed for sexual offences against a child

An Ellesmere Port man has been jailed for eight and a half years for a string of sexual offences against a child. Stephen Thomas, of Staker Avenue, was sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court on Friday 26 February after being found guilty of the offences. The court heard how Thomas subjected the seven-year-old girl to abuse […]

Officers investigating a burglary in Worsley have released images of stolen goods

Officers investigating a burglary in Worsley have released images of stolen goods. Police were called around 11.55am on Wednesday 20 January 2021 to a report that two men were behaving suspiciously on Fairmount Road, Salford. Extensive enquiries have since established that two men had gained entry to a house on the street by smashing a […]

Meet the team tackling recent violence in north Manchester

Meet the team tackling recent violence in north Manchester. GMP’s City of Manchester North division has launched a new team dedicated to tackling the recent rise in violence linked to an ongoing dispute between two groups in the area. Working with partners within Manchester City Council (MCC), the team comprising of 17 officers including experienced […]

Meet the team tackling recent violence in north Manchester

The team fronted by Superintendent Rebecca Boyce (front centre) GMP’s City of Manchester North division has launched a new team dedicated to tackling the recent rise in violence linked to an ongoing dispute between two groups in the area. Working with partners within Manchester City Council (MCC), the team comprising of 17 officers including experienced […]

Investigation launched after death of woman in Oldham

Investigation launched after death of woman in Oldham. Police have arrested two men after a woman was found dead at a house in Oldham. Officers were called just after 12.15pm on Thursday 4 March 2021 to a report of concern for the welfare of a woman at an address on Ashton Road. Emergency services attended […]

Police in Bolton are launching an operation to tackle anti-social behaviour across the borough

Police in Bolton are launching an operation to tackle anti-social behaviour across the borough. The long-term proactive policing operation, which will commence today (Friday 5 March 2021), will target key anti-social behaviour hotspots that have been identified through community intelligence from local residents and GMP data. As part of the operation, there will be increased […]

Dawn raids see four arrested following Tameside modern slavery investigation

Action in Newton Heath this morning Police from Tameside investigating modern slavery and drugs trafficking between Tameside and Humberside have arrested three men and a woman this morning. Warrants were executed at addresses in Newton Heath, Failsworth, and the Northern Quarter area as part of an operation dedicated to disrupting a drugs line between Tameside […]