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Welcome to Barton

Useful information

  • Swinton Police Station
    Chorley Road
    M27 6BA

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 5229
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 6pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: TBC each Bank Holiday

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 consists of youths knocking on doors in the area and running off, being noisy within the park and intimidating local residents.
  • Theft of motorcycles and scooters

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

Phone Number: 0161 856 5228
Email Address:

Your local Inspector(s)

Beverley Cowan

Inspector Beverley Cowan

Hi I am Beverley Cowan.

I would like to start by saying how pleased I am to take up the position of the Local Policing Inspector for Eccles, Barton and Winton.

I have inherited an area which already has a strong partnership ethos and my intention is to build on this, ensuring we place our community first in everything we do.

I am proud to work with a dedicated and skilled team of people in Eccles who are determined to make communities safer by making criminals lives here to read more

Meet the Team

  • Bree Lanyon - Sergeant

    Bree Lanyon

  • Adam Forshaw - Constable

    Adam Forshaw

  • Rhiannon Finnigan-Jones  - Constable

    Rhiannon Finnigan-Jones

  • Donna Ainsworth - Police Community Support Officer

    Donna Ainsworth

  • Olivia Jarvis - Police Community Support Officer

    Olivia Jarvis

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

Partners in Salford

Salford City Council

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust


Police arrested two men in connection with shooting

Police investigating an attempted murder after a man was shot in Salford have arrested two people

Salford man jailed for terrorism offences

A Salford man who claimed he had extremist material on his phone because he was bored has been jailed for terrorism offences.

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