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Welcome to Farnworth

Useful information

  • Horwich Police Station
    Burden Way
    Horwich
    BL6 6KW

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices: Please note, the Public Enquiry Counter at Horwich Police Station has now closed. You can call 101 for a non-emergency, 999 in an emergency and there are yellows phones outside all of our public enquiry counters for the public to use when are sites are not staffed. The nearest open Public Enquiry Counter is at Bolton Police Station, Scholey Street, Bolton. BL2 1HX
  • Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday Closed
    Thursday Closed
    Friday Closed
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed
    Bank Holidays: Closed

  • Bolton Central Police Station
    Scholey Steet, off Manchester Road
    Bolton
    BL2 1HD

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 0161 856 5629
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am to 8pm
    Tuesday 8am to 8pm
    Wednesday 8am to 8pm
    Thursday 8am to 8pm
    Friday 8am to 8pm
    Saturday 10am to 6pm
    Sunday 10am to 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am to 6pm will the exception of Christmas Day when the office will be CLOSED

  • Bolton Town Hall
    Victoria Square
    Bolton
    BL1 1RU

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

  • Horwich Public Hall
    Lee Lane
    Horwich
    BL6 7AQ

    Disabled Access: N/A
    Enquiry Desk: N/A
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 24 Hours
    Tuesday 24 Hours
    Wednesday 24 Hours
    Thursday 24 Hours
    Friday 24 Hours
    Saturday 24 Hours
    Sunday 24 Hours
    Bank Holidays: 24 Hours

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:

  • Shoplifting

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 5608
Email Address: boltonsouth@gmp.police.uk

Your local Inspector(s)

Michael Reid

Inspector Michael Reid

Dear Residents,

I hope you have had a good year so far and are getting ready for the winter. We want to advise that you are prepared for the darker nights and look after yourself, family, friends and neighbours. We have also been speaking with residents all over Greater Manchester as part of the Citizens' Contact to ensure we are all working together to create a safer future.

Following our crime prevention advice such as using light timers, closing curtains, moving...click here to read more


Meet the Team

    • Ian Roby - Constable

      Ian Roby

    • Simon Findlow - Constable

      Simon Findlow

    • Julie Swift - Police Community Support Officer

      Julie Swift

    • Derek Thomas - Police Community Support Officer

      Derek Thomas

    • Mark Stanton - Police Community Support Officer

      Mark Stanton

    • Neil Wogan - Police Community Support Officer

      Neil Wogan

    • Stuart Gaskell - Police Community Support Officer

      Stuart Gaskell


    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

    Bolton Council

    Bolton NHS Primary Care Trust

    Bolton Safe , the Safer Bolton Strategic Partnership

    Fortalice - domestic abuse support


    Updates

    Intelligence-led policing operation across Bolton

    Officers have been producing additional support to residents in Bolton over the past few weeks with a focus on deterring and preventing vehicle crime

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