Fourth arrest in Steven McMyler murder investigation

Detectives investigating the death of Steven McMyler in Wigan in August have made a fourth arrest in connection with the incident. Steven, aged 34, was fatally kicked in the head in the gardens of Wigan Parish Church before 7.50pm on Thursday 6 August 2020. Despite the best efforts of emergency services, he sadly passed away […]

Man charged following death of man in Salford

A man has been charged following the death of a man in Salford. Shortly after 9pm on Saturday 26 September 2020, police were called to reports of an assault at a property on Leicester Road in Salford. It is believed two men were involved in an altercation which resulted in one of the men being […]

Manchester Council extends free school meal scheme through half term holiday

All school children in Manchester who are eligible for a free school meal will continue to be supported through next week’s half term holiday to make sure that no child in the city goes hungry. In the absence of a national scheme through the week-long autumn break, the city council is stepping in to provide […]

Appeal following fatal collision in Hyde

Officers are appealing for witnesses after an elderly man died following a collision in Hyde. Shortly after 10.20pm on Friday 16 October 2020, police were called to reports that an Orange Ford Transit van had collided with a pedestrian at the entrance to the carpark of The Harehill Tavern pub on Underwood Road, Hyde. The […]

Did you witness a serious collision in Stockport?

Police are appealing to the public for information after a serious collision which left a pedestrian with potentially life-changing injuries in the South Reddish area of Stockport last night. At around 10pm on Wednesday 21 October, police were called to reports of a serious collision involving a car and a 38-year-old man on Manchester Road. […]

Launch of ‘action days’ to tackle organised crime in Salford

The first in a series of action days at Buile Hill Park GMP’s dedicated operation to tackle serious and organised crime in Salford has launched the first in a series of action days to continue the disruption of criminal activity across the district. Officers from GMP’s Salford division will be undertaking regular action in the […]

Can you help police trace the family of a man from Manchester?

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace the next of kin of a man who lived in the Berwick area of Manchester. Mike (also known as Patrick) Bitumazala, aged 52, sadly passed away at his home on Manila Walk on Monday 19 October 2020. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death. He […]