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:
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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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Welcome, my name is Inspector Ruth Llewellyn and I am part of the Westhoughton/Hulton Neighbourhood Policing team based here at Scholey Street Police Station. I am fortunate to work alongside a team of dedicated Neighbourhood Beat officers and Police Community Support Officers who have a great depth of knowledge and experience in tackling our local issues.
In relation to burglaries we have recorded a decrease since November last year in Westhoughton and Hulton, As a local team we ha...click here to read more
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.
Across the force, there will be an increased police presence visible for England’s forthcoming match against Sweden on Saturday 7 July