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Welcome to Bolton

Click on your neighbourhood below or the search facility on the right to find out more about policing where you live.

Useful information

Contact your local Partnership Team with regards to any hate crime you may have been subjected to. If you feel you cannot contact us at GMP, below is a list of alternative Partnership Teams in your area.

  • Befriending Refugees and Asylum Seekers
    Wesley Suite, Victoria Hall, 37-39 Knowsley Street
    BL1 2AS
  • Bolton Community Network
    The Bolton Hub, Bold Street
    BL1 1LS
    01204 546044
  • Bolton Council of Mosques
    1 Vicarage Street
    BL3 5LE
    (Contact: Inayat Omarji)
  • Bolton Hindu Forum
    The Bolton Hub, Bold Street
    BL1 1LS
  • Bolton Solidarity Community Association
    Mayor Street
    BL3 5HT
    (Contact: Ibrahim Ismail)
  • Breightmet Neighbourhood Housing Office
    39 Kentmere Road, Breightmet
    BL2 5JG
    01204 332 851
  • Breightmet UCAN Centre
    33 New Lane
    BL2 5BN
    01204 333 662
  • Brownlow Way Neighbourhood Housing Office
    123 Prince Street
    BL1 2ND
  • Chorley Old Road Neighbourhood Housing Office
    75 Johnson Fold Avenue
    BL1 5SF
  • Deane Neighbourhood Housing Office
    Pikes Lane, Primary Care Resource Centre, Deane Road
    BL3 5HP
  • Deane UCAN
    2 Oriel Street
    BL3 5PD
    01204 333 722
  • Farnworth Neighbourhood Housing Office
    100 - 106 George Street, Farnworth
    BL4 9RN
    01204 335171/328153/329612
  • Farnworth UCAN
    The Corner House Urban Care Centre, 84 Campbell Street
    BL4 7HH
    0845 606 6565
    (Contact: Mandy Fairclough)
  • Great Lever Neighbourhood Housing Office
    54-56 Holmeswood Road, Great Lever
    BL3 5HS
    01204 335500
  • Great Lever UCAN
    98 Calvert Road
    BL3 3BT
    01204 451000/654377
  • Halliwell UCAN
    Hatfield Road, Halliwell
    BL1 3BU
  • Irwell Valley Housing Association
    Bridgeman Street Office
    BL3 6SR
    01204 451 000
  • John Holt Youth Centre
    Birch Avenue
    BL5 2NR
    01942 634646
  • Oldhams UCAN
    Mackenzie Street, Oldhams Estate
    BL1 6QP
    (Contact: Margaret Miller)
  • Symphony Homes
    12 Silverwell Street
    BL1 1PP
  • The Sensory Centre
    Brinks Place, Chorley Street
    BL1 4UK
    01204 337813
  • Thicketford Centre
    Thicketford Road
    Tonge Moor
    BL2 2LW
  • Tonge Moor Neighbourhood Housing Office
    Old Tonge Moor Library, Tonge Moor Road, Tonge Moor
    BL2 2LE
  • Victim Support and Witness Service
    Keith Salt House, 31 Chorley Old Road
    BL1 3AD

Your local Commander

Chief Superintendent Stuart Ellison

Division Commander

Chief Superintendent Stuart Ellison originally joined GMP as a new recruit in Stockport in 1994. He then worked in Wythenshawe before moving to Merseyside Police for 16 years, serving in uniform, in the CID, and on the Force Neighbourhood Policing project. Stuart also served in Merseyside's Tactical Aid Unit equivalent and in specialist public order roles across the force area. Stuart was delighted when the opportunity to 'come home' to GMP arose in 2010 and he became Superintendent in Wigan, f...(more)

Helpful Websites

Age Concern

Get involved - Special Constables

Get Involved - Volunteers

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

Greater Manchester Victims' Services

Home Watch

Manchester Council crime advice

North West Ambulance Service

Local Websites

Bolton Council

Bolton NHS Primary Care Trust

Bolton Safe , the Safer Bolton Strategic Partnership

Fortalice - domestic abuse support


Teenager in stable condition after stabbing in Bolton

At around 11.50pm on Friday evening (12 April 2019), police were called by the ambulance service to Harrowby Street in Farnworth to reports that a teenage boy had been stabbed.

Tribute to Barbara Heywood who died in Bolton

The family of a woman who was murdered in Bolton have paid tribute to her.

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