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Welcome to Waterhead

Useful information

  • Oldham Police Station
    Barn Street
    Oldham
    OL1 1LP

    Disabled Access: Yes
    Enquiry Desk: 101
    Special Notices:
  • Monday 8am - 8pm
    Tuesday 8am - 8pm
    Wednesday 8am - 8pm
    Thursday 8am - 8pm
    Friday 8am - 8pm
    Saturday 10am - 6pm
    Sunday 10am - 6pm
    Bank Holidays: 10am - 6pm

  • Saddleworth Police Station
    117 High Street
    Oldham
    Ol3 6BD

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

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

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.

Surgery

Neighbourhood Surgery
Wednesday 13 December 2017
Holt Street
When: 14:00 - 15:00

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Your local Inspector(s)

Jacqueline Prest

Inspector Jacqueline PrestI would like to introduce myself as your new Neighbourhood Inspector for Waterhead and St James. I was actually born here in Oldham and having lived here for most of my life I know how warm our people are and what a strong community spirit we have. I have nearly 19 years operational police service, all of this has been with Neighbourhood Policing at its heart. My team is committed to providing you with a professional service, being visible, approachable and to be there when you need us. Our foc...click here to read more


Meet the Team

  • Nick Derbyshire - Sergeant

    Nick Derbyshire

  • Graham Battye - Constable

    Graham Battye

  • Alan Hayes - Police Community Support Officer

    Alan Hayes

  • Anna Pun - Police Community Support Officer

    Anna Pun

  • Sally Goddard - Police Community Support Officer

    Sally Goddard


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

Office of Police & Crime Commissioner


Local Websites

First Choice Homes

Groundwork

Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

Regenda Homes


Updates

Meet the TravelSafe team

As part of our work on the travel network this week and next we will be introducing you all to some of the TravelSafe Partnership team.

'Give up the Gun' - police launch firearms surrender

The father and friends of Halton McCollin who was shot dead in Stretford in 2008 are urging people to ‘Give up the Gun’ as Greater Manchester Police launches a firearms surrender.

© Greater Manchester Police 2017