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:
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.
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I have now been posted to the South Area and have responsibility from Neighbourhood policing on the Town Centre and the Halliwell ward. I have been with GMP now for almost 27 years and have been the Sergeant on both areas previously, so I know the communities and the challenges we face going forward. The work I will be focusing on in the next few months is the reduction of Personal Robbery and Burglary. We have identified the robbery issue as one that has come up before and after some good ...click here to read more
The family of a man who died in a collision in Breightmet over the weekend has paid tribute to him.
Brian Faughey (10/05/1979) of The Welland, Westhoughton, has been charged with Section 18 assault and is appearing at Bolton Magistrates’ Court today, Monday 9 July 2018.