In an emergency you should dial 999
An emergency is when a crime is being committed or has just been witnessed, there is a risk of injury, or a risk of serious damage to property.
In an non-emergency you should dial 101
Use this number to report a non-emergency incident or make a general enquiry.
Contacting GMP with information
Crimestoppers is an independent charity who will not want your name, just your information. Your call will not be traced or recorded and you do not have to go to court or give a statement. If you have any information relating to guns and gangs or any crime you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through www.crimestoppers-uk.org
If you think that a police officer or member of police staff has behaved incorrectly or unfairly, you have the right to make a complaint. Please read our Complaints section to find out how to make a complaint and the appeals process.
Please do not use this facility to report crimes or enquire on outstanding crimes. Please phone 101 with details.
Emergency SMS service
The emergencySMS service lets deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people in the UK send an SMS text message to the UK 999 service where it will be passed to the police, ambulance, fire rescue, or coastguard.
Find out more about the service here: http://www.emergencysms.org.uk/
Hearing or speech impaired
Contact via RNID typetalk - 18000 for emergency calls
Ask the Police
The Ask the Police website, an official police resource, has been developed to reduce the number of non-emergency calls to police forces.You can access an extensive bank of police-based Frequently Asked Questions.
You can write to the following address:
Greater Manchester Police
Northampton Road (off Oldham Road)
For directions to GMP HQ or Nexus House, please visit the Directions to GMP sites