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Welcome to Leigh East

Useful information

  • Leigh Police Station
    Chapel Street
    Leigh
    WN7 2PS

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: Wigan Police Station use 101
    Special Notices: For pre-booked appointments at Leigh use yellow phone outside the station.
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    Bank Holidays: Closed

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:

  • Trouble with youths causing 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.

Surgery

Higher Folds Police Surgery
Friday 18 August 2017
Higher Folds Community Centre, Stirling Close
When: 11:00 - 12:00

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Your local Inspector(s)

Charles Tresham

Inspector Charles Tresham

Welcome to the neighbourhood pages for Leigh. The team, based at Leigh Police Station, cover the areas of Atherleigh, Leigh West, Leigh East and Leigh South.

From 12th June 2017 you have a new supervision team, Inspector Charlie Tresham and PS Justine Topping. I have been on the Division for six months now and have worked in Neighbourhood Policing in London and in Manchester, and I am very much looking forward to this new challenge. Justine is a more familiar face, have previously c...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Justine Topping - Sergeant

    Justine Topping

  • Anthony Bradley - Constable

    Anthony Bradley

  • David Winstanley - Constable

    David Winstanley

  • Andrew Balfour - Police Community Support Officer

    Andrew Balfour

  • Leigh Ballard - Police Community Support Officer

    Leigh Ballard

  • Sean Hurst - Police Community Support Officer

    Sean Hurst


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



Updates

Trio of men who stole high-value cars have been jailed

Samuel Irving (11/02/1989) of Rimmer Close, Newton Heath, Kyle Brindley (02/05/1995) of Dorking Avenue, Newton Heath and Mark Edwards (12/04/1990) of no fixed address were sentence

Major security boost makes travel safer across region

A major investment in the safety of Gtr Mcr's public transport system begins today with the arrival of PCSOs to the TravelSafe partnership.

© Greater Manchester Police 2017