Image released of man sought in relation to Rochdale sex attack

Can you help us identify this man? We think he may hold important information Officers investigating the sexual assault of a teenage girl in Rochdale have released the image of a man we’d like to speak to about the incident. We were contacted about the incident last summer, in which a man is understood to […]

Man dies following early morning collision in Bolton

Officers from our Serious Collision Investigation Unit are appealing for information after a fatal road traffic collision in Bolton this morning (27 May 2022). We were called to the northbound M61 to reports an Audi A5 had been involved in a collision at about 5:25am. Emergency services attended and treated a man in his 30s […]

Three young men have been jailed for the murder of 16-year-old Rhamero West

Today (Friday 27 May 2022), at Manchester Crown Court, three young men were jailed for a total of 61 years, after a jury found them all guilty of Rhamero’s murder.  The court heard how, at around 5.40pm on Thursday 9 September 2021, Rhamero and his friends had driven to Millennium Park in the Moss Side […]

Operation Avro comes to Bury with a successful day of action.

Officers in Bury made a total of 80 arrests yesterday (26 May 2022), for a range of offences including drug supply and burglary as part of Operation Avro, the monthly GMP initiative that delivers a surge of extra resources and specialist officers to a different district within Greater Manchester each month, in a bid to […]

Three people charged in connection with distraction thefts in Manchester city centre

Three people have been charged with theft following incidents in Manchester city centre. Mohammed Hilal (22/03/03), of Tollgate Close, Ardwick, Manchester, Bassan Al-Dhufairi (09/01/03), of Heston Avenue, Rusholme, Manchester, and a 15-year-old boy have all been charged with theft from persons. Additionally, the 15-year-old has been charged with handling stolen goods and possession of cannabis. The three […]

Man arrested in connection with assault of 72-year-old woman at Chester racecourse

Detectives investigating an assault at Chester racecourse have arrested a 49-year-old man. A 72-year-old woman was walking her dog when she was pushed following an altercation with a man. The woman was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital with serious head injuries and is in a stable condition The assault occurred at 11.25am on […]

An operation aimed at protecting and defending young and vulnerable children has taken place across Cheshire

Operation Guardians targeted and deterred predators, educated youngsters on signs of exploitation and staying safe online as well as provided reassurance and encouragement to report criminal behaviour. It saw the Constabulary’s online child abuse investigation team conduct an online undercover operation – working alongside the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit and National Crime Agency […]

Detectives appeal for information following robbery in Warrington

Detectives are appealing for information following a robbery in Warrington. At around 8pm on Wednesday 25 May, a man was walking his dog on the footpath under the Howley suspension bridge when three youths approached him and asked the time. The victim pulled his phone out his pocket to check, only to be struck in […]