Welcome to Wigan

Challenger keeps communities safe from organised crime

03/02/2015

Protection and prevention are now key to tackling organised crime in Greater Manchester, as Programme Challenger releases an annual review of success and activity.

Man who secretly filmed children jailed

02/27/2015

A former kid’s club supervisor has been jailed after admitting a plethora of child sex offences.

Boy arrested after school girl sold drugs

02/26/2015

A school pupil fell ill after buying drugs from a fellow school pupil in south Manchester.

Young boys write letter of apology after hoax calls

02/26/2015

Two young boys have agreed to write letters of apology to the emergency services after making more than two dozen hoax calls.

Policing in your local community

Manchester's Most Wanted - Can you help?

Hate crime reporting centres

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 Team's in your area. Click here to find out more about your Divisions current Hate Crime objectives.

Support for Wigan Arrivals Project (SWAP)
74-80 Hallgate
Wigan
WN1 1HP
01942 614486 / 235025


Click here to view more information on hate crime.

Visit the True Vision website for information on hate crime or incidents and how to report it online: http://report-it.org.uk/home

Your local Commander

Chief Superintendent Shaun Donnellan


Division Commander

I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy New Year. This year promises to be another opportunity for my officers to work hard and see that the borough remains a safe place to live, work and visit. My officers and staff won’t be resting on their laurels. They will continue to arrest criminals, bring in wanted offenders and see that justice is served. However we cannot do this alone. You are our eyes and ears, and without your help we can’t bring in those offen...(more)

Local contact numbers

You should always call 999 in an emergency.

Call 101 to report a non-emergency incident or make a general enquiry.

You can contact your local neighbourhood team on:-

Local crime map

Your community map
For more information about crime in Wigan, please visit the crime mapping website www.police.uk

Helpful websites

Age Concern

Get involved - Special Constables

Get Involved - Volunteers

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

Home Watch

Manchester Council crime advice

North West Ambulance Service

Office of Police & Crime Commissioner

Victim Support and Witness Service Greater Manchester

Victims of Crime
 

Community websites