Greater Manchester Police

5 Ways You Can Help In The Wake Of The Manchester Suicide Bombing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

As the nation reels from a suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena on Monday night, thoughts are now turning to how to help those affected. At least 2...

Tweet 'Warning Of Manchester Arena Attack Sent Hours Before Bombing'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

Greater Manchester police have been alerted to a number of social media posts appearing to warn of the suicide bombing which has claimed 22 lives. Wh...

Here's What You Can Do If You're Worried About Someone #MissingInManchester

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

Friends and relatives of those still unaccounted for following a suicide attack in Manchester have shared images of their loved ones in a bid to find ...

22 Dead And 59 Injured After Blast At Ariana Grande Concert In Manchester

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK

IN SUMMARY: Police say 22 people were killed and about 59 were injured in an explosion at a pop concert in Manchester. Children are known to be amongs...

Girl, 11, Suffers Life-Threatening Injuries After 25ft Fall From Mall Escalator In Rochdale

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.05.2017 | UK

Witnesses have told how a distraught mother cradled her daughter after she fell 25 feet (7m) from an escalator inside a shopping centre in Rochdale, s...

Rochdale Sex Abusers Are Still At Large, Detective Claims

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK

A number of potential offenders linked to the Rochdale child abuse scandal are still at large, a former detective who played a key role in bringing so...

The Moors Murders Case 'Will Never Close', Despite Ian Brady's Death, Greater Manchester Police Say

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

The Moors Murders case will never be closed, despite the death of Ian Brady, Greater Manchester Police has said. After spending more than five decade...

Simon Danczuk Says Westminster Rape Allegation Is 'Totally False'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.05.2017 | UK

Former Labour MP Simon Danczuk has described an allegation of rape against him as “totally false”. The 50-year-old strongly denies the claim, made...

Manchester College Put Under Lockdown Over 'Gun Threats'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 19.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A Manchester college was placed under lockdown today after “gun threats” were made on social media. Students at Tameside College in Ashton-under-...

Terrified Shoppers Use Chairs To Defend Themselves From Angry Pack Of Dogs

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 03.04.2017 | UK

Terrified shoppers in Bolton had to use chairs to defend themselves from a pack of rampaging “Pitbull-type dogs” in an incident that led to two of...

Police Seek Men Who Filmed Mannequin Challenge On Stolen Phone After Robberies

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK

Police have released footage of a group of young men performing the mannequin challenge before and after two robberies occurred in Salford in the hope...

Two Women Killed After Car Ploughs Into Pedestrians Outside Hospital

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.03.2017 | UK

Two women have died after a car hit a group of pedestrians in a car park at a south Manchester hospital. They were injured in the collision at 2.05pm ...

Man And Woman Killed In Manchester House Blaze That Injured Four Children

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

A man and a woman have died in a house fire in Withington which also injured three girls and a boy. Emergency services were called to Parsonage Road ...

Man Arrested After Racist Abuse And Threats Shouted At Passenger On Bus

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 05.02.2017 | UK

A man has been arrested after racist abuse was hurled at a passenger sitting on a bus in Salford on Friday. Police arrested a 29-year-old man followin...

Laughing Policemen Photograph Man Stuck In Window Of House He Was Trying Burgle

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.02.2017 | UK

Bungling burglar Sean Crawshaw has been branded Britain’s worst crook after getting stuck in the bathroom window of a house he was trying to raid. C...

'Boobgate' Police Chief Rebekah Sutcliffe To Learn If She Will Keep £109K Job

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.01.2017 | UK

A police chief who bared her breast in a drunken scandal dubbed “Boobgate” will today discover if she keeps her £109,000-a-year job. Assistant Ch...

Mystery Of Unknown Man Found Poisoned On Moor Is Finally Solved

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK

The mystery of an unknown man who was found dead on a moor with poison in his body more than a year ago has finally been solved. The man, dubbed Neil ...

Five Arrests After Hit And Run Kills Cousins, Aged 12 And 11

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK

Police are questioning five men after two girls were killed in a hit-and-run incident. Cousins Helena Kotlarova, 12, and Zaneta Krokova, 11, were h...

Damning 'Honour' Based Violence Figures Show Just How Few Reported Crimes Result In Charges

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 12.11.2016 | UK

Worrying new figures from police forces across Britain have revealed that in some areas just 3% of reported incidents of so-called ‘honour’ based ...

Man Dies After 'Walking' Across Motorway

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK

A man has died after being hit by several cars as walked on the M66 motorway in the early hours of Saturday morning. The man suffered fatal injuries a...

Eight-Year-Old Boy Fought Off Attempted Abduction After Woman Tried To Pull Him Into Car

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.08.2016 | UK

A woman tried to pull an eight-year-old boy into a car after luring him away from friends he was playing with at a public park, police have said. Grea...

'Horrific' Killing Of Rare-Breed Sees Crimewatch Feature Its First Dog Death Appeal

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 18.06.2016 | UK

A two-year-old dog who was strangled and dumped in a canal after being snatched from her home on Christmas Eve has become the first canine to feature ...

Man Re-Arrested On Suspicion Of Murdering Rochdale Imam

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 27.02.2016 | UK

A man has been re-arrested on suspicion of murder after a religious leader was killed while on his way home from a mosque in Rochdale earlier this mon...

Man Arrested After Imam Found Severely Injured In Children's Play Park Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 19.02.2016 | UK

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of an imam who was found with serious head injuries while on his way home from even...

Appeal Launched To Find Sex Trafficker On The Loose - Two Years After He Fled

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK

Police have launched an appeal for a human sex trafficker of no fixed abode almost two years after he failed to show at court after being granted bail...