Welcome to Waterhead

Useful information

  • Oldham Police Station
    Barn Street
    Oldham
    OL1 1LP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 8929
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 6pm

  • Saddleworth Police Station
    117 High Street
    Oldham
    Ol3 6BD

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

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:

  • Antisocial behaviour

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.

Surgery

Neighbourhood Surgery
Wednesday 30 May 2018
Holt Street
When: 11:00 - 12:00

View all meetings

Phone Number: 0161 856 8927
Email Address: oldhamcentral@gmp.police.uk

Your local Inspector(s)

Jacqueline Prest

Inspector Jacqueline Prest

I was actually born here in Oldham and having lived here for most of my life I know how warm our people are and what a strong community spirit we have. I have over 20 years operational police service with Neighbourhood Policing at its heart. On the 1st of March 2018 I became the dedicated Neighbourhood Inspector for Oldham Town Centre, St Mary’s, St James and Waterhead areas. We have geographically aligned officers who work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week within each of these areas...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Nick Derbyshire - Sergeant

    Nick Derbyshire

  • Graham Battye - Constable

    Graham Battye

  • Ghazal Darvishi - Police Community Support Officer

    Ghazal Darvishi

  • Rachael Bellis - Police Community Support Officer

    Rachael Bellis

  • Sally Goddard - Police Community Support Officer

    Sally Goddard


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


Local Websites

First Choice Homes

Groundwork

Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

Regenda Homes


Updates

Head of policing in Oldham responds to recent incidents

The head of policing in Oldham has moved to reassure members of the public that there are measures in place tackle crime in the town.

Woman jailed following the death of man in Wythenshawe

A woman has been jailed after the death of a man in Wythenshawe.

© Greater Manchester Police 2018