Welcome to Smallbridge and Firgrove

Useful information

  • Rochdale Police Station
    The Esplanade
    OL16 1AG

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: Click Here
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10 am - 6pm
    Sunday 10 am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10 am - 6pm

We're working hard to tackle crime and anti-social behaviour to make your area a safer place to live and work. You can have your say on how these priorities are set by contacting your neighbourhood policing team and indentifying the issues that matter to you.

Here are the priorities we are currently tackling in your area:

  • Anti-social Behaviour

For a full list of priorities, click here

Community meetings are held regularly in your community, giving you an opportunity to speak to your local officers or discuss local policing issues.

None currently scheduled

Phone Number: 0161 856 8549
Email Address: N/A

Your local Inspector(s)

Craig Howarth

Inspector Craig HowarthI am very pleased to be the Inspector covering the areas of Milnrow and Newhey, Smallbridge and Firgrove, Wardle and West Littleborough and also Littleborough Lakeside. May I take this opportunity to reassure you that I and my team of dedicated officers will be working hard to ensure that we continue to tackle crime in the area with great emphasis being placed on the service that people receive from the Police, a key priority for us is to continue to raise the public’s confidence and thro...click here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Glyn Martin - Sergeant

    Glyn Martin

  • Gordon Rycroft - Constable

    Gordon Rycroft

  • Rayan Ali - Police Community Support Officer

    Rayan Ali

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

Office of Police & Crime Commissioner

Local Websites

Rochdale Borough Council

Rochdale Borough Housing

Rochdale Family Service Directory


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