Greater Manchester Police

Injured man rescued from brook

A man was taken to hospital with head injuries after having to be rescued from a brook.<p>Emergency services were called to the incident behind the …

Manchester

Police search for missing Wythenshawe woman

Police are searching for a missing Wythenshawe woman.<p>Eva Wolkowska, 40, was reported missing on Saturday, November 18.<p>It is believed she was wearing …

Manchester

Hero police dog tracks down suspected violent bank robbers

Good boy.<p>A Greater Manchester Police dog named Tyson has been showered with treats (we hope) after tracking down three suspected armed bank robbers …

Crime

'Depraved' paedophile finally jailed after raping six-year-old boy in the 1980s

The victim eventually felt able to report the rape and sexual assaults to police 34 years on.<p>A "depraved" paedophile who repeatedly raped a …

Extremism

Five-year-old girl badly burned by exploding firework after it was thrown through kitchen window - Mirror Online

A five-year-old girl was left badly burned after a firework was thrown though the window of her home, as her family sat down for dinner.<p>Thugs smashed …

Manchester

Muay Thai instructor 'Mr Touchy-Feeley' invited teens to gym for sleepovers and sexually abused them

Peter Feeley wore a t-shirt that said "Don't forget to smile" while sexually assaulting a teenage girl.<p>The 56-year-old also referred to the girl as …

Crime

'It really has got out of hand' - Town struggling with 'severe lack of policing'

THERE have been more complaints about crime in Blackrod in the last six months than the last 20 years, according to one councillor.<p>Cllr Graham …

Manchester

Hunt for the pizza bandits who punched a woman then stole her food

<b>The hunt is on for two women who punched another woman then stole her food while she was leaving a takeaway restaurant.</b><p>Man sneaks onto easyJet plane …

Crime

Urgent appeal for vulnerable Irishman Canice McDonagh missing in Manchester

<b>POLICE are appealing for the public’s help to find a vulnerable Irishman who has gone missing from a hospital in Greater Manchester.</b><p>Canice McDonagh, …

Manchester

Store is hit by another raid

Masked men fled with a substantial amount of money and cigarettes after another raid on a convenience store.<p>Intruders wearing balaclavas are said to …

Manchester

5 times police went above and beyond on social media to show their funny side

These police forces show that the best way to win over the public is to make them laugh.<p>Police and comedy are not two things that usually go hand in …

Iowa State University

‘Time doesn’t always heal’ – dad of man killed in shooting at takeaway

TEN years after a 20-year-old Bolton man was killed in a shooting, his family is struggling to cope with the emotional impact of the murder.<p>Halton …

Manchester

Passenger stabs Manchester taxi driver in row over fare

<b>A taxi driver was "repeatedly" stabbed by his passenger after an argument about the fare, police have said.</b><p>Officers found the 42-year-old victim with serious injuries in Moss Side, Manchester after 20:10 GMT on Saturday.<p>His passenger, who had been dropped off in Ruskin Avenue, had attacked him …

Uber

‘Give up the gun’ – police launch firearms surrender

Greater Manchester News Tameside Posted by Adam Higgins<p><b>Greater Manchester Police are urging people to ‘give up the gun’ as the force launches a</b> …

Guns

Gun amnesty bid to get weapons off British streets

A two-week nationwide gun amnesty launches today, with members of the public given the chance to surrender firearms and ammunition without being …

Guns

PICTURES: The Bolton Remembrance Sunday Service 2017

BOLTON fell silent as the town came together to remember the soldiers who fell while serving their country.<p>Hundreds of people gathered in Victoria …

Manchester

Mum taking police to court to force them to delete son's naked selfie sext message - Mirror Online

A mum has launched legal action against a police force to demand they delete a naked photo of her son.<p>The parent says her 14-year-old son sent the …

Manchester

Man locks woman inside shop and rapes her after saying she could charge her phone

A man who locked a woman inside a shop, beat her and raped her after claiming she could charge her phone has been jailed.<p>Swapnil Kulat, of no fixed …

Crime

Police face legal challenge over refusing to delete teenage boy's details for 'sexting'

A teenage boy whose details were recorded by police for “sexting” is launching a legal challenge to have them deleted.<p>In the first case of its kind, …

Manchester

Man spotted swinging an axe in Radcliffe 'turf war'

A MAN was spotted swinging an axe in Radcliffe in scenes one father likened to a 'turf war'.<p>Christopher Shenton, aged 34, was near the library when …

Manchester

Judge to decide if details on 'indecent' photo should be deleted

A teenage boy has won the legal right to try to force police to delete details about him "sexting" a schoolgirl.<p>The boy was 14 when he used Snapchat …

Manchester

Dead deer found by side of road

A DEAD deer was discovered on Radcliffe New Road in Whitefield this morning.<p>Greater Manchester Police were contacted at 8am by a passerby who alerted …

Manchester

Schoolboy who sent naked selfie to girl wins right to challenge police record in High Court

A schoolboy who sent an "indecent" selfie to a girl has won the right to challenge the law after police recorded his details in a database.<p>The boy, who was 14 at the time and cannot be named, has no criminal record and was not arrested but the incident was logged by Greater Manchester Police and …

Manchester

Manchester police face legal bid over teen's naked photo details

<b>A police force is facing a legal challenge against its refusal to delete the details of a teenager who sent a naked photograph of himself on social media to a girl at his school.</b><p>The boy, 14 at the time, was not arrested or prosecuted by Greater Manchester Police.<p>But his mother said she was …

Manchester

Mother wins judicial review of police over teen sexting

Credits Getty PhotosAlt Text Snapchat appUnderage sex texting cases has soared to 6,238 offences a year in England and Wales One-Minute Read Friday, …

Manchester

Manchester attack: Arena payout for psychological injuries

<b>Up to £3m from a fund for victims of the Manchester attack is to be given to those with psychological injuries.</b><p>The cash from the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund will go to those who were in the foyer of the Arena on 22 May when the bomb was detonated or accessed it immediately afterwards.<p>It is …

Manchester Bombing

Former Ashworth patient admits hurling boiling water on nursing assistant

A former patient at maximum-security Ashworth hospital admitted hurling boiling water in a nursing assistant’s face.<p>Kyle Miller doused Henry …

Crime

Anthony Grainger: Inquiry into senior officer's evidence

<b>A senior police officer is being investigated over evidence he gave to a public inquiry into the death of an unarmed man who was shot by police.</b><p>Anthony Grainger, 36, of Bolton, was shot dead in a car park in 2012 during a Greater Manchester Police operation.<p>Assistant Chief Constable Steve Heywood …

Policing

'We need fair funding' - policing concerns put down to cuts

LEADERS have responded to an MP's concerns about policing, putting the issue down to Government cuts.<p>Bolton West representative Chris Green recently …

Manchester

Manchester attack survivors say they watched victims die while waiting for medical attention

Survivors of the Manchester attack have told how they watched victims die as they waited for medical attention, amid an investigation into the …

Terrorism