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Police Badges, Patches & Insignia

  • We currently receive a vast amount of requests for Policing memorabilia from all corners of the Globe. We regret that we cannot supply badges, patches or insignia for GMP, unless in exceptional circumstances.

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Car Auctions

All police vehicles are sold through public auction. GMP uses the BCA Auction Group, their auctions are held at Preston and Brighouse (Leeds).

Recovered Items (Property) Auctions

The Force have contracted two auction houses who sell police supplied recovered property. The auctions are held when there are enough items.

  • Central Auction Rooms of Rochdale

4 Baron Street
OL16 1SJ
United Kingdom
Telephone: 01706 646298 

26 Missouri Avenue
M50 2NP
Telephone:0161 737 5252

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