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Welcome to Leigh West

Useful information

  • Leigh Police Station
    Chapel Street
    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.
  • Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday Closed
    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed
    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:

  • Off road bikes.

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

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 here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Justine Topping - Sergeant

    Justine Topping

  • David Lever - Constable

    David Lever

  • Mark Bingham - Constable

    Mark Bingham

  • Alex McPolin - Police Community Support Officer

    Alex McPolin

  • Gabrielle Fitzsimons - Police Community Support Officer

    Gabrielle Fitzsimons

  • Jessica Dunlop - Police Community Support Officer

    Jessica Dunlop

  • Kevin Barlow - Police Community Support Officer

    Kevin Barlow

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


Meet the TravelSafe team

As part of our work on the travel network this week and next we will be introducing you all to some of the TravelSafe Partnership team.

'Give up the Gun' - police launch firearms surrender

The father and friends of Halton McCollin who was shot dead in Stretford in 2008 are urging people to ‘Give up the Gun’ as Greater Manchester Police launches a firearms surrender.

© Greater Manchester Police 2017