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Welcome to Standish with Langtree

Useful information

  • Wigan Police Station
    Robin Park Way
    Wigan
    WN5 0UP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 7128
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 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 at the disused Ambulance station on Glebe close. Youths drinking alcohol at the rear.
  • Increase in burglaries and car crime.

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 7124
Email Address: wiganwest@gmp.police.uk

Your local Inspector(s)

John Goldsmith

Inspector John Goldsmith

I am Inspector John Goldsmith the neighborhood Inspector for Shevington, Appley Bridge, Abram, Standish and Aspull on behalf of my team I welcome you to our new webpage for these areas.

As part of GMP’s focus on neighborhood policing I would like to introduce you to your areas dedicated team of neighborhood beat officers, and police community support officers. These officers have responsibility for all issues within this area.

I work with both these teams and their Ser...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Nicholas Forshaw - Sergeant

    Nicholas Forshaw

  • Alan Crabtree - Constable

    Alan Crabtree

  • Amanda Birkett - Police Community Support Officer

    Amanda Birkett

  • Barry Smith - Police Community Support Officer

    Barry Smith

  • Debbie Higginsmith - Police Community Support Officer

    Debbie Higginsmith


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



Updates

Arrest in Wigan murder investigation

At around 9.35pm on Friday 28 December 2018, police were called to reports that a man had been assaulted on Bickershaw Lane.

Man charged with making threats to kill

Austen Dubbledam (21/10/1980) of Prescott Street, Golborne has been charged with making threats to kill, two counts of criminal damage and possession of cannabis

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