Stalybridge man charged with 24 sex offences

Marc Harmer (21/09/1966), of Ridge Hill Lane, Stalybridge, has today (9 June 2021) been charged with the following offences: Possession of an indecent image of a child. Attempting to arrange/facilitate a child sexual offence. Two counts of sexual communication with a child Sixteen counts of attempted sexual communication with a child. Four counts of attempting […]

Operation Castle: Walton man jailed for burglary conspiracy offences

Detectives from Operation Castle, our dedicated burglary team, are welcoming the sentencing of a Walton man to two years and eight months in prison for burglary conspiracy offences. 19-year-old Carl Power of Wilburn Street was sentenced at Liverpool Crown Court yesterday, Tuesday 27 April. Following a lengthy investigation, Power was arrested in January 2021 and […]

Witnesses to a burglary at car dealership in Warrington

Police investigating a burglary at a car dealership in Warrington are appealing for information. The burglary occurred at some time between 00.45 and 1.15am on Thursday 28 January. Four men, wearing dark clothing and riding pedal cycles, are believed to have broken into the store on Owen Street in Bewsey and Whitecross. A white Audi […]

The GMP Transport Unit arrives at its one-year milestone

This month, GMP’s Transport Unit celebrates its first anniversary. Launched in November 2019, the Transport Unit tackles incidents on the Greater Manchester transport network. The unit comprises of 63 officers, and supports the work of the wider TravelSafe Partnership (TSP) – which includes Transport for Greater Manchester and public transport operators. The aim is to […]

Facebook fly-tipper fined

Waste dumped at one of the locations by Dale Curran Warrington Borough Council fined man for two incidents of fly-tipping. Dale Curran, 31, of Ashley Close, Grappenhall and Thelwall, was fined after dumped waste was found at two locations in Warrington. Waste was found fly tipped close to Sankey Valley Park and at Bennett’s Recreation […]

CCTV appeal following theft at Ravenhead retail park, St Helens

We have issued a CCTV image of a woman we would like to speak to following the theft of hundreds of pounds worth of clothing from Marks and Spencer at Ravenhead Retail Park in St Helens. It was reported a woman entered the shop at around 12.30pm on Tuesday 21st July and filled up a number […]

Two people have been arrested after an arson attack on a house in Middleton.

Shortly after 9.05pm on Wednesday 10 June 2020, police were called to reports of a fire at a property on Fairfield Road in Middleton. Following enquiries officers established that earlier that day, a number of people in a dark coloured Fiat parked outside the address before making threats towards the occupants and driving away. The […]