The Force: Manchester is an exclusive look behind the scenes at the work of one of the country’s busiest police forces.
It follows police officers and staff who work round the clock to keep people safe showing the highs and lows of the job. The show is a look at modern Britain through the eyes of its police officers.
University joins forces with GMP
University of Bolton students & staff will soon be joining Greater Manchester Police on research and professional training, thanks to a Memorandum of Understanding.
Police & UK Border Force airport operation tackles FGM
Several hundred families were spoken to and more than one hundred flights were monitored as part of a week-long campaign to raise awareness about female genital mutilation (FGM).
Twenty four arrests after Salford dawn raids
Greater Manchester Police officers made 24 arrests, seized three stolen motorcycles and uncovered a cannabis farm after a series of raids were launched on Wednesday 9 September
GMP Special receives top national award
A Greater Manchester Police (GMP) special constable has received a national award to recognise his work to build strong relationships with the Jewish community.
The North West Counter Terrorism Unit has launched a short film to highlight Prevent
Visitors to Manchester are being reminded to be peaceful and respectful during the religious holiday of Eid-ul-Adha.
Two juveniles have been jailed for an assault.
The two 17-year-old youths - one from Prestwich and one from Whitefield - pleaded guilty to a variety of assault charges.
Fifteen year-old boy from Blackburn sentenced.
The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was found guilty of inciting another person to commit an act of terrorism overseas.
GMP clamps down on car thieves
A series of undercover ‘sting’ operations carried out by Greater Manchester Police (GMP) are delivering positive results as part of a crackdown against local bike thieves.
The incident happened on Wednesday 23 September 2015 at around 8.50pm.
Three people broke into a home in Rochdale and stole money.
A woman was assaulted in Fallowfield
At around 6pm on Wednesday 30 September 2015 the 20-year-old victim was sat in Platt Fields Park, Fallowfield, when she was approached by a man.
Next of kin appeal - Roger Coffie
Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace next of kin of a Manchester man.
Appeal for witnesses after ATM theft in Bolton
Police are appealing for witnesses after an ATM was targeted by thieves in Bolton.
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Sunday league footballer jailed for horror tackle
A Sunday League footballer who intentionally broke an opponent’s leg before subjecting him to a tirade of abuse has been jailed.2
Family sentenced for sex trafficking of two women
A family who trafficked two Hungarian women around the North West while subjecting them to months of enslavement, beatings and forced prostitution have been jailed.3
A cannabis farm was discovered in Salford.
Today, Monday 28 September 2015, police executed a warrant at a property on Grassfield Avenue in Higher Broughton.
E-fit issued after a woman was carjacked in Manchester.
The incident happened on Wednesday 23 September 2015 at around 8.50pm.2
Trio break into Rochdale home
Three people broke into a home in Rochdale and stole money.3
Firearms discharge in Rochdale
Police are appealing for witnesses after a firearms discharge in Rochdale