Man charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Rhamero West

A man has been charged in connection with the death of 16-year-old Rhamero West in Trafford.  Giovanni Lawrence (07/02/2002) of Colgrove Ave, Manchester has been charged with Murder. He has been remanded into custody ahead of an appearance at Manchester & Salford Magistrates court on 15th January 2022. Police were called to Norton Street in Trafford […]

Man charged with series of thefts in Bury and Rochdale

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a series of thefts across Bury and Rochdale. Following an investigation by the Rochdale Neighbourhood Task Force and Bury CID, Lewis Brierley (29/08/01) of No Fixed Abode has been charged with Burglary and Robbery offences dating between the 5th and 12th of January 2022. He’s been remanded […]

Two charged over armed robbery in Stockport

Two men have been charged in connection with an armed robbery in Stockport. Joseph Nunn (10/02/1997) of Sandpiper Close has been charged with Robbery, and possession of an offensive weapon. Daniel Cooke (17/06/1993) of Egerton Grove, Walkden has been charged with Robbery and possession of an offensive weapon. Both have ben remanded into custody, and […]

Police disperse large scale fight in Piccadilly Gardens

Police were called to Piccadilly Gardens at 5pm last night (Friday 14 January) to reports of a disturbance, involving a large number of young people. Officers attended, and found that a group of around 100 young people, mostly school children, were involved in fighting. During the incident, a number of missiles were thrown at officers, […]

Man arrested in connection with attempted murder of Taxi Driver in Bury

Police have arrested a man in connection with the attempted murder of a taxi driver in Bury. On Saturday 8 January 2022 at around 4:15am officers were called to The Rock in Bury to reports that a taxi driver had been threatened, and attacked with a knife. Emergency services attended, and a 23-year-old man was […]

Greater Manchester Police appoint new permanent assistant chief constable

ACC Sarah Jackson Following a successful interview process, GMP has today (Friday 14 January 2022) appointed Sarah Jackson as the newest addition to the Chief Officer Team. She will hold responsibility for the Crime portfolio, which includes Serious and Organised Crime, Public Protection, Forensic Services, Intelligence and Crime Investigation. Detective Chief Superintendent Tony Creely, Head […]

Two men arrested after police pursuit reaches safe conclusion in Tameside

The vehicle was stopped safely on Cavendish Street Two men are in police custody after a suspected stolen vehicle was pursued and stopped in Tameside. Officers from GMP’s Road Policing Unit spotted the van driving erratically on Boyds Walk, Dukinfield, at about 11:15pm on Thursday 13 January 2022. When they tried to stop the vehicle, […]

Man charged following death of woman in Hale

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman in Hale, Trafford, in March 2021. Officers were called just before 9.15am on Wednesday 24 March 2021, to Canterbury Road, Hale, to a report of a woman with fatal injuries. Emergency services attended and a 71-year-old woman – who has since been formally identified […]

Roads Policing Unit Profile: GMP Sergeant Dennis Delve

Sgt Dennis Delve GMP has recently launched its Promotion Timetable and Transferee Campaign so colleagues can take their careers to the next level. This is part of wider commitments under the Plan on Page that will see GMP attract the best talent to work for the force, while investing in and retaining the expertise we […]