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Welcome to Boothstown and Ellenbrook

Useful information

  • Swinton Police Station
    Chorley Road
    M27 6BA

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 5229
    Special Notices: SalfordWest@gmp.police.uk SalfordEast@gmp.police.uk
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 6pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: TBC each Bank Holiday

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:

  • Shed breaks and bicycle thefts
  • Burglaries

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 5228
Email Address: salfordsouthwest@gmp.police.uk

Your local Inspector(s)

Darren Whitehead

Inspector Darren Whitehead

I am Darren Whitehead, the Neighbourhood Inspector for Salford North West (Little Hulton, Walkden North, Walkden South, Worsley, Boothstown and Ellenbrook). I have over twenty years policing experience, the vast majority of this being at Salford. I am excited to work with you and our local authority partners in an effort to improve safety, reduce crime and anti-social behaviour and to help Salford North West thrive as a great place to live, work and visit. I am really keen to hear your idea...click here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Mark Livesey  - Sergeant

    Mark Livesey

  • John Welch - Constable

    John Welch

  • Rhiannon Finnigan-Jones  - Constable

    Rhiannon Finnigan-Jones

  • Claire Wilde - Police Community Support Officer

    Claire Wilde

  • Darren Betts - Police Community Support Officer

    Darren Betts

  • Nicola Bentley - Police Community Support Officer

    Nicola Bentley

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

Partners in Salford

Salford City Council

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust


Update: Body found in water at Salford Quays

There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death. It is currently being treated as unexplained

Scene in place in Salford after discovery of a body

A scene is currently in place close to the Media City Metrolink stop, Salford Quays, following the discovery of a body in the water at around midday on Monday 22 April 2019

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