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Saddleworth North: November crime figures

Crime OCT NOV Burglary (Of homes) 2 2 Burglary Other (Shed, Garage, Business) 0 1 Theft from a vehicle 3 0 Theft of a vehicle 4 3 Criminal damage 6...

Elderly pedestrian suffers fatal injuries on Platting Road, Lydgate

A man has died following a collision on a country road in Lydgate, Oldham. At about 4.40pm on Friday, 7 December 2012, the elderly man was walking ...

‘A violent eruption of protest’: Reflections on the 1981 Moss Side ‘riots’, part one

Andy Bowman interviews Professor Gus John from the Moss Side Defence Committee about the Moss Side riots of July 1981   1981 was the year in which...

It’s time the Council faced up to the ‘real Manchester’

In Manchester on Tuesday night thousands descended upon the city centre: some to loot, some to fight the police, some for the thrill. What happened...

Breaking-Six arrests so far as Manchester police swoop on child trafficking gangsn

Six men have so far been arrested this morning as Greater Manchester police have been targeting organised crime groups focussing chiefly on child s...

We want the public’s views on where to make the savings say Police

Should you expect a visit from your local bobby or should you record a crime online? Do you want more resources put into tracking down dangerous ga...

Ditch bureaucracy and use your common sense Fahy tells his officers

Greater Manchester’s Chief of Police Peter Fahy has written to his officers asking them to use their common sense and not always follow proce...

Project Cove is rolled out to Harpurhey and Moston

A multi-agency team set up to combat organised crime in Salford has been recognised nationally as an example of brilliant partnership working. And ...

Police warn Trafford residents over burglaries

Residents in Trafford are being warned to keep their windows and doors secure after a recent spate of insecurity burglaries. 45 burglaries took pla...

More arrests at UKuncut Manchester protests

For the second time in the space of a month protestors have been arrested while taking part in demonstrations called by the anti-cuts campaign grou...

Manchester Police tops the Twitter ratings

Greater Manchester Police now has more than 20,000 followers on Twitter totalling more than all the other police forces in the North West put toget...

Plans for an elected police commisioner for Manchester suffer a blow

Plans for cities such as Manchester to elect police commissioners were dealt a blow last night after the House of Lords through out the measure in ...

OK Cafe Attacked by Police

At about 1:00am last night a group of around eight police officers attempted to forcefully enter the OK Café on Liverpool Road, Castlefield. MULE ...

Crime in Greater Manchester hits record lows

Crime in Greater Manchester has fallen to its lowest level since the turn of the millennium, according to figures released this morning by the poli...

Operation New Dawn success results in 36 arrests

Greater Manchester Police’s latest crackdown on crime, Operation New Dawn, has led to the arrest of 36 offenders wanted on court warrants. Th...

Police dogs off the leash

Greater Manchester Police has had to pay out more compensation to victims of police dog bites than any other force in the UK over the past three ye...

15 arrests in dawn raids across south Manchester

Fifteen people have been arrested in dawn raids across Manchester this morning in an operation involving around 250 officers. The arrests, at addre...

Fahy-”We need an intelligent debate about the cuts”

Manchester’s Chief Constable Peter Fahy appears to have landed himself in hot water over comments he has made recently. Mr Fahy was reported ...

Big fall in complaints against GMP

Greater Manchester Police has today released figures showing a significant reduction in the number of complaints made against the force. Between 1 ...

North Manchester appoints new divisional commander

Chief Superintendent Steve Heywood has been appointed as the new divisional commander for Greater Manchester Police’s north Manchester division. ...

Operation Curly – antisocial crime down 47% in Longsight

Greater Manchester Police’s Longsight and Ardwick Neighbourhood Policing Team has launched an operation to tackle concerns over antisocial behavi...

National conference on restorative justice comes to Manchester

Greater Manchester is to host a national conference about the benefits of restorative justice this week. The Association of Chief Police Officers (...

Gang killers who shot innocent shop assistant jailed for total of 72 years

Five men involved in the murder of shop worker Nasar Shazad in Salford were convicted at Manchester Crown Court, yesterday and have been sentenced ...

Crime solve rate rockets 35 per cent in 2010

Members of the public acting as the eyes and ears for the police resulted in almost 450 arrests in the 10 months, between April 2010 and January th...

Police horses Warwick and Dickens retire after 19 years on the hoof-beat

Two horses from the Greater Manchester Police force who between them have racked up 19 years of active service, are today retiring to the Horse Tru...

Special constables play role in “big society”

Greater Manchester Police is highlighting the contribution made by its special constabulary this weekend as part of National Specials Weekend. This...

Manchester police say they are ready for Utd-City derby

Plans are in place to police the derby match between Manchester United and Manchester City on Saturday 12 February. The match kicks off at Old Traf...

Gorton music students prove they have ambition

A group of Manchester students who helped to raise vital funds for The Christie have been rewarded with a trip to London to record their own music....

MULE journalist assaulted by police at demonstration

A MULE journalist claims he was assaulted by police officers on the Saturday 29 January protest in Manchester city centre. The complaint adds to ac...

GMP welcomes map that shows street-level crime statistics

Mancunians will be able to see the number of offences committed near their homes as the world’s first national map of crime at street level g...

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