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  • Horwich Police Station
    Burden Way
    Horwich
    BL6 6KW

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    Special Notices: The public Enquiry Office will close permanently from Monday 27th February 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. The nearest open Public Enquiry Counter will be at Bolton Police Station, Scholey Street, Bolton. BL2 1HX
  • Monday See Special Notice
    Tuesday See Special Notice
    Wednesday See Special Notice
    Thursday See Special Notice
    Friday See Special Notice
    Saturday See Special Notice
    Sunday Closed
    Bank Holidays: Closed

  • Bolton Central Police Station
    Scholey Steet, off Manchester Road
    Bolton
    BL2 1HD

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am to 8pm
    Tuesday 8am to 8pm
    Wednesday 8am to 8pm
    Thursday 8am to 8pm
    Friday 8am to 8pm
    Saturday 10am to 6pm
    Sunday 10am to 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am to 6pm will the exception of Christmas Day when the office will be CLOSED

  • Horwich Public Hall
    Lee Lane
    Horwich
    BL6 7AQ

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Bolton Town Hall
    Victoria Square
    Bolton
    BL1 1RU

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Little Hulton Police Stations
    Manchester Road East
    Little Hulton
    M38 9WH

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

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:

  • Shoplifting

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.

None currently scheduled

Your local Inspector(s)

Michael Reid

Inspector Michael Reid

Dear Residents,

Well that’s another summer gone and we are now preparing ourselves for shorter days and longer nights. You are all aware of the cuts made to public services and these invariably touch us all in some way, we therefore have to ensure we are prepared and are able to evolve with the changes. Some of the changes involve moving around some of fantastic team I work with and I am delighted to say we are welcoming back Sergeant Alex Metcalfe who knows this area of Bolto...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Alex Metcalfe - Sergeant

    Alex Metcalfe

  • Dawn Halliday - Constable

    Dawn Halliday

  • Ian Roby - Constable

    Ian Roby

  • Simon Findlow - Constable

    Simon Findlow

  • Julie Swift - Police Community Support Officer

    Julie Swift

  • Derek Thomas - Police Community Support Officer

    Derek Thomas

  • Mark Stanton - Police Community Support Officer

    Mark Stanton

  • Neil Wogan - Police Community Support Officer

    Neil Wogan

  • Stuart Gaskell - Police Community Support Officer

    Stuart Gaskell


Helpful Websites

Age Concern

Get involved - Special Constables

Get Involved - Volunteers

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service

Greater Manchester Victims' Services

Home Watch

Manchester Council crime advice

North West Ambulance Service

Office of Police & Crime Commissioner


Local Websites

Bolton Council

Bolton NHS Primary Care Trust

Bolton Safe , the Safer Bolton Strategic Partnership

Fortalice - domestic abuse support


Updates

Meet the TravelSafe team

As part of our work on the travel network this week and next we will be introducing you all to some of the TravelSafe Partnership team.

'Give up the Gun' - police launch firearms surrender

The father and friends of Halton McCollin who was shot dead in Stretford in 2008 are urging people to ‘Give up the Gun’ as Greater Manchester Police launches a firearms surrender.

© Greater Manchester Police 2017