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Services provided by GMP
Social Media
Twitter: Choose Yes to create a tweet that will link to the story.
Tweet Image: Choose No for no image to be tweeted OR Choose Article if there is a picture in the article (in the Content Tab body), the one closest to the top of the article will feature underneath the tweet so this can be reflected in how you write the tweet OR choose Statement to input text and/or an image (for a tribute) OR choose Template to select an image from the image picker (statement or template images will be used regardless of there being an image in the article or not). If you have a missing/wanted person, please put their name and age in the tweet. You will have 170 characters for your tweet with an image. You will have 200 characters for a text-only tweet. The default is 200 characters.
Flickr: For an album use the number at the end of the link only in the field.
YouTube: Choose Yes. Copy the at the end of the YouTube link (after the final slash). Eg: HGdRhjvORBk and click the small Refresh icon (with three arrows). You will then be able to preview the YouTube video.

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Use the sets code from the url i.e. https://www.flickr.com/photos/gmpolice1/sets/72157645404898108/ therefore 72157645404898108 would be used

Advice and guidance for the general public

Firearms and explosive licencing and Firearms dealers licensing

Abnormal load escort

  • Due to a change in legislation police forces are no longer responsible for such escorts. These are now handled by companies from the private sector who may, in exceptional circumstances, request police assistance.

Keyholder services

  • For Key-holder services contact your local police station

Police college or learning centre

Greater Manchester Police Training
Sedgley Park Centre
Sedgley Park Road
M25 0JT

Telephone: 0161 856 0491 or 101 

Ceremonial duties


 Local campaigns

  • Details of our local campaigns can be found on our website

Media releases

  • Details of our media releases can be found on our website

Details of the services for which the police force is entitled to recover a fee together with those fees