“It was like having some kind of wild animal loose on board the aircraft”

A man who knocked a fellow passenger’s tooth out during a flight from Morocco to Manchester before biting an arresting police officer has been...

Given up reporting crime? The Mayor would like to know why?

A new survey has launched today to find out why victims and witnesses did or did not report a crime to the police, their...

Jailed for life after he beat a Bury man to death in his own...

Edward Fitzgerald aged 50 of Walmersley Road, Bury, was sentenced to life imprisonment after pleading guilty to the murder of 50-year-old David Raymond Dixon. He...

20 year old arrested four knifepoint robberies in Manchester City Centre

A twenty year old man is in custody after four robberies were committed in Manchester city centre in the space of a month. On Wednesday...

86 year old woman attacked while she slept in her Prestwich hone

An 86 year old woman was attacked and burgled as she slept at home in Prestwich in the early hours of this morning at...

Two teenagers in custody after trying to steal handbag off Failsworth pensioner

A 15-year-old girl and an 18-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of attempted robbery and remain in custody for questioning after trying to steal...

Greater Manchester’s stop and search trial to be extended across the country.

New powers for the police which will have include extending a pilot scheme allowing them to stop and search someone when they believe a...

Rusholme man charged over gun offences

A Rusholme man has been charged with firearms offences after police recovered a gun hidden in an alley earlier this week.. Zico Reid,32 of Eva...

Over 200 firearms handed in during GMP’s firearms surrender

The two-week national firearm surrender took place between Sunday 21 July and Sunday 4 August and gave people the opportunity to surrender their guns...

Woman struck with her own car while trying to stop a thief in...

Police are appealing for information after a woman was struck with her own car while trying to stop a thief in Middleton yesterday afternoon. A...