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Welcome to Wigan Central

Useful information

  • Wigan Police Station
    Robin Park Way
    Wigan
    WN5 0UP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    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:

  • To reduce antisocial behaviour in the Swinley area.
  • There has been an increase of incidents of drugs dealing in the local area
  • Increase in reports of damage/theft from vehicles.

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)

Philip James

Inspector Philip James

I am pleased to announce that from June 2017 I will be the new geographic inspector for the wards of Wigan Central, Wigan West and Ince.

I have worked as a police inspector for GMP in Wigan Borough for about 10 yrs. I am passionate about neighbourhood policing, having recently spent about 3 yrs as the Neighbourhood Inspector for Orrell, Pemberton, Winstanley, Norley Hall, Worley Mesnes and Worsley Hall.

I am looking forward to the challenge of keeping our local communities s...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Adam Wall - Sergeant

    Adam Wall

  • Christian Glover - Constable

    Christian Glover

  • Myles Edwards - Constable

    Myles Edwards

  • Alan Mitchell - Police Community Support Officer

    Alan Mitchell

  • David Chiocci - Police Community Support Officer

    David Chiocci

  • Katie Clowes - Police Community Support Officer

    Katie Clowes

  • Michelle Ashurst - Police Community Support Officer

    Michelle Ashurst


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

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