Greater Manchester Police

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...

Police Urge People To Shun 'Beggar', Now Everybody Wants To Help Him

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.02.2016 | UK

Calls from police for a man who is "begging" to be shunned and reported to the authorities has led to an overwhelming surge of offers to help him inst...

Five Injured After Car Chase And Street Fight Involving Axe

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 30.01.2016 | UK

A man is fighting for his life after being stabbed in a mass street brawl that saw 10 people fight with weapons including an axe. He was one of fiv...

Two Men Blinded In 'Unprovoked' Chemical Attacks

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 21.12.2015 | UK

Two men were blinded and suffered facial burns following "unprovoked" chemical attacks in Greater Manchester. A 20-year-old man was attacked on Sat...

CCTV Catches Real-Life Grinches Stealing Christmas

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 14.12.2015 | UK

Police have released CCTV footage of a gang of real-life grinches, who stole 190 Christmas trees from Manchester shopkeepers hoping to sell them. F...

Tyson Fury Investigated By Police Over 'Hate Crime'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.12.2015 | UK

Tyson Fury's controversial comments about homosexuality are being investigated by police, following a complaint they received from a member of the pub...

Shetland Pony Left Traumatised After Being 'Sexually Abused'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK

A Shetland pony has been left traumatised after being subjected to a horrific sexual assault. The Miniature Shetland breed was discovered "shaking ...

Student Dies After Falling From Halls Of Residence Block

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

A young woman has died after she fell from a block of student flats in Manchester on Wednesday. The 20-year-old student at Salford University was p...

Police Snipers Pictured On Rooftops During Manchester Anti-Austerity March

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK

Pictures have emerged showing police snipers on rooftops in Manchester yesterday overlooking the anti-austerity protest during the Tory Party conferen...

Man Demands Police To Send Him Back To Iran As He Is 'Bored Of Manchester'

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 23.09.2015 | UK

A man who claimed to have been living illegally in the UK for a decade presented himself to police on Monday and asked to be sent back to Iran. Th...

Shooting Victim 'Was Former Mayor Candidate'

PA | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK

A man shot dead at a house in what police described as a "targeted attack" is reported to be convicted criminal and former mayoral candidate Paul Mass...