Man named in Tameside murder inquiry

A man who was found dead at an address in Mossley has been identified as 38-year-old Thomas Campbell, as a murder inquiry continues. Detectives launched an investigation following a report of a concern for the welfare of a man at an address on Riverside at around 10.30am on Sunday (3 July 2022). Emergency services attended […]

A Special Police Constable has been charged with rape.

Special Constable Daniel Carson (10/03/97), who was based within GMPs Rochdale division, has been charged with rape in connection with an incident that occured in December 2019. Carson will appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court on the 1st August 2022. He has been suspended from duty. Misconduct proceedings will recommence upon conclusion of criminal proceedings.

Officers dressed as builders arrest suspect during covert operation at Salford University.

Officers from GMP Salford’s South East neighbourhood team took part in a covert operation, alongside campus security staff, to disrupt gang-related crime. As part of #OpSycamore, a force-wide operation to tackle violent crime, officers arrested two males on suspicion of drug offences, possession of a bladed article and driving offences. A knife, suspected drugs and […]

Baby Week puts focus on the importance and the joy of a child’s early years

Nigel Clarke. Baby Week is on the horizon and Manchester City Council is hosting events across the city to celebrate and promote the importance of a child’s early life. Free activities and events will be running for babies and their families where information and advice can be found, and to help shine a light on […]

Former Oldham doctor jailed for killing patient

A former doctor has been jailed for the manslaughter of one of his patients. Isyaka Mamman (16/10/36) of Cumberland Drive, Royton, was today (Tuesday 5 July 2022) sentenced at Manchester Crown Court to three years imprisonment after pleading guilty, at an earlier hearing, to the manslaughter by gross negligence of one of his patients. Prosecutors […]

Second man charged in connection with the murder of Thomas Williamson.

Joshua Prescott, (15/07/2002), of Walter Street, Leigh, has been charged with murder. He’s been remanded in custody ahead of a hearing at Wigan Magistrates Court tomorrow morning (Monday 4 July 2022). The charge relates to the death of 30-year-old Thomas Williamson who sadly died from stab wounds after being attacked on Charles Street in Tyldesley […]

Police launch murder inquiry after man is found dead at home in Mossley

At 10.30am this morning (Sunday 3 July), police were called to a report of a concern for the welfare of a man at an address on Riverside, Mossley. Officers attended and sadly discovered the body of a man believed to be in his late 30s. A murder inquiry has now been launched. Senior Investigating Officer, […]

Investigation launched after a man is found dead in Mossley.

At around 10.30am this morning (3 July 2022), police were called to a report of a concern for the welfare of a man at a property on Riverside, Mossley. Officers attended and sadly a man in his 30s was pronounced dead at the scene. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances surrounding the death […]