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# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

Ex-Man United player Nicky Butt receives bail after being arrested on suspicion of assault
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Ex-Man United player Nicky Butt receives bail after being arrested on suspicion of assault

Apr 17th 2019, 5:31 PM 38,981 Views 20 Comments

The Red Devils’ head of academy was held by police following reports that a woman had been assaulted.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

Harassment and drink driving: 181 Irish people arrested by Greater Manchester Police this year
# FOI
# FOI

Harassment and drink driving: 181 Irish people arrested by Greater Manchester Police this year

Dec 26th 2018, 7:30 AM 14,672 Views 10 Comments

One Irish person was arrested for attempted murder over this period.

# greater-manchester-police - Sunday 12 August, 2018

10 injured in shooting following carnival in Manchester
# Moss Side
# Moss Side

10 injured in shooting following carnival in Manchester

Aug 12th 2018, 7:49 AM 25,989 Views 6 Comments

Shots were fired at about 2.30am in the wake of a carnival that had been held in the area of Moss Side.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area
# England
# England

Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area

Apr 4th 2018, 1:11 PM 14,723 Views 24 Comments

Police made the discovery at around 7.10am this morning.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Man arrested over racially aggravated assault on Man City footballer
# Raheem Sterling
# Raheem Sterling

Man arrested over racially aggravated assault on Man City footballer

Dec 19th 2017, 1:55 PM 15,468 Views 25 Comments

The 23-year-old was reportedly kicked and racially abused as he arrived at the training ground to prepare for Saturday’s match.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 7 July, 2017

Police arrest teenager at Liverpool airport over Manchester bombing
# Manchester Attack
# Manchester Attack

Police arrest teenager at Liverpool airport over Manchester bombing

Jul 7th 2017, 9:33 PM 19,326 Views 7 Comments

Twenty-two people were killed on 22 May attack at an Ariana Grande concert.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 2 June, 2017

Manchester police evacuate area after 'significant' car found
# Manchester Attack
# Manchester Attack

Manchester police evacuate area after 'significant' car found

Jun 2nd 2017, 12:12 PM 36,420 Views 20 Comments

Officers are currently at the location and assessing the car.

# greater-manchester-police - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Police release CCTV of Manchester bomber on his way to arena
# Salman Abedi
# Salman Abedi

Police release CCTV of Manchester bomber on his way to arena

May 28th 2017, 7:38 AM 28,778 Views 45 Comments

Police have carried out more searches today, and arrested a man in his 20s near the Old Trafford area.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Everton's Aaron Lennon receiving treatment for stress-related illness
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Everton's Aaron Lennon receiving treatment for stress-related illness

May 3rd 2017, 1:54 AM 7,669 Views 7 Comments

The Toffees have confirmed that the England international has been taken into care and that they are supporting him.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'Despicable': Manchester police search for men who stole from a man as he had a stroke
# Bolton
# Bolton

'Despicable': Manchester police search for men who stole from a man as he had a stroke

Apr 25th 2017, 9:23 PM 12,817 Views 19 Comments

The men stole money from the man and from his house.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving
# Bad Idea
# Bad Idea

Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving

Feb 14th 2017, 2:07 PM 21,605 Views 26 Comments

He did not get the job.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police hunt for man who fled court just before being found guilty of child rape

Mar 3rd 2016, 3:09 PM 13,391 Views 50 Comments

The 37-year-old man fled from court in Manchester while the jury were deliberating on the verdict.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Police probe Irish link to mystery man found dead on the moors near Manchester
# Saddleworth Moor
# Saddleworth Moor

Police probe Irish link to mystery man found dead on the moors near Manchester

Jan 28th 2016, 8:44 PM 30,808 Views 8 Comments

Greater Manchester Police suspect the unidentified, elderly man may be connected to a 1949 plane crash.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 4 December, 2015

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete
# Manchester
# Manchester

WATCH: Teen sentenced for robbing a Subway armed with a machete

Dec 4th 2015, 9:39 PM 13,878 Views 29 Comments

The 16-year-old boy threatened staff with the knife, before ripping a cash register from its drawer.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 27 November, 2015

Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him
# Greater Manchester Police
# Greater Manchester Police

Boy writes heart-wrenching note asking Santa to help catch the man who shot him

Nov 27th 2015, 11:00 AM 21,586 Views 24 Comments

Christian Hickey and his mother Jayne were shot on the doorstep of their home in Manchester.

# greater-manchester-police - Monday 24 August, 2015

Man with Irish accent wanted by UK police for late night takeaway attack that broke man's jaw
# Unprovoked Attack
# Unprovoked Attack

Man with Irish accent wanted by UK police for late night takeaway attack that broke man's jaw

Aug 24th 2015, 9:02 AM 24,847 Views 25 Comments

The assault happened at about 5am.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Two men arrested over death threats sent to Oldham Athletic's new Irish manager
# Death Threat
From The42
# Death Threat

Two men arrested over death threats sent to Oldham Athletic's new Irish manager

May 13th 2015, 12:16 PM 14,850 Views 19 Comments

Darren Kelly had tweeted about “legend” Martin McGuinness earlier this year.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Man tries to meet 14-year-old girl after online chat, is greeted by vigilante group instead
# Manchester
# Manchester

Man tries to meet 14-year-old girl after online chat, is greeted by vigilante group instead

May 12th 2015, 9:15 PM 60,371 Views 84 Comments

The man was later arrested after he reported the assault by the men to police.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Roy Keane summonsed to court over alleged road-rage incident
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Roy Keane summonsed to court over alleged road-rage incident

Mar 5th 2015, 2:57 PM 10,587 Views 0 Comments

The date has been set for 31 March — just two days after Ireland’s vital Euro 2016 qualifier against Poland.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Burglar 'caught red-handed' after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox
# Fromage Free
# Fromage Free

Burglar 'caught red-handed' after stealing yoghurts, milk and Winnie the Pooh moneybox

Jan 6th 2015, 11:12 AM 8,741 Views 8 Comments

Ash Love was described as a “career criminal”.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Yaya Toure calls Twitter abuse 'a disgrace'
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Yaya Toure calls Twitter abuse 'a disgrace'

Nov 4th 2014, 5:32 PM 5,518 Views 10 Comments

The 31-year-old Ivory Coast international was reportedly subjected to a string of abusive and racist messages hours afters reactivating his Twitter account.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Police probe Mario Balotelli row report
# Bad Week
From The42
# Bad Week

Police probe Mario Balotelli row report

Oct 23rd 2014, 8:22 PM 11,174 Views 27 Comments

The striker is understood to have been visiting his mother’s home in Manchester when the alleged incident took place.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

UK police discover drugs concealed in Kinder Egg capsules
# Kinder Surprise
From The Daily Edge
# Kinder Surprise

UK police discover drugs concealed in Kinder Egg capsules

Apr 30th 2014, 8:30 PM 2,212 Views 3 Comments

A police spokesperson said they were “disappointed” to not find a toy instead.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Manchester police leave brilliant note for homeowner after drugs bust
# The Law Won
From The Daily Edge
# The Law Won

Manchester police leave brilliant note for homeowner after drugs bust

Mar 18th 2014, 9:48 AM 8,965 Views 2 Comments

“We need to talk.”

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Parents' Christmas present for their autistic son, 7, destroyed in arson attack
# Manchester
# Manchester

Parents' Christmas present for their autistic son, 7, destroyed in arson attack

Dec 26th 2013, 10:17 AM 18,817 Views 9 Comments

Police in Manchester have described the attack as a “disgusting and cowardly”.

# greater-manchester-police - Monday 22 July, 2013

Woman ejected from McDonalds after her horse soils floor
# Mcdung
From The Daily Edge
# Mcdung

Woman ejected from McDonalds after her horse soils floor

Jul 22nd 2013, 3:53 PM 23,496 Views 57 Comments

The horse “ended up doing his business on the floor”, UK police said.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 13 June, 2013

One-eyed murderer gets life for killing two officers and a father and son
# Greater Manchester
# Greater Manchester

One-eyed murderer gets life for killing two officers and a father and son

Jun 13th 2013, 7:38 PM 11,431 Views 31 Comments

The Chief Constable labelled Cregan as the “scourge on our society”.

# greater-manchester-police - Thursday 4 April, 2013

UK police to treat attacks on goths and punks as hate crimes
# Manchester
# Manchester

UK police to treat attacks on goths and punks as hate crimes

Apr 4th 2013, 1:09 PM 8,010 Views 72 Comments

Greater Manchester Police said that people should be able to express their alternative sub-culture identity freely without having to tolerate hate crime.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 15 March, 2013

Update: Body of newborn baby discovered in laneway in northwest England
# Discovery
# Discovery

Update: Body of newborn baby discovered in laneway in northwest England

Mar 15th 2013, 3:15 PM 18,013 Views 36 Comments

Police in Greater Manchester are investigating the discovery in Bolton yesterday evening. The baby was wrapped in clothing and plastic bags and a note was recovered at the scene.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

Mistakes in Savile case 'could happen all over again'
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Mistakes in Savile case 'could happen all over again'

Mar 12th 2013, 12:24 PM 3,323 Views 4 Comments

A review of allegations made against Jimmy Savile during his lifetime found mistakes were made by the police between 1964 and 2012.

# greater-manchester-police - Monday 25 February, 2013

Two arrested for attempted murder after police injured in hit-and-run
# Manchester
# Manchester

Two arrested for attempted murder after police injured in hit-and-run

Feb 25th 2013, 10:20 AM 4,304 Views 9 Comments

The two police officers pulled over a speeding car in Manchester – which reversed into them before driving off.

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 15 February, 2013

Corrie star Michael Le Vell charged with child rape
# Corrie
# Corrie

Corrie star Michael Le Vell charged with child rape

Feb 15th 2013, 8:56 AM 42,004 Views 0 Comments

The actor, who plays Kevin Webster in the popular soap, has been charged with 19 sexual offences in total.

# greater-manchester-police - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Olympic gold medal cyclist has bike stolen
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

Olympic gold medal cyclist has bike stolen

Aug 29th 2012, 9:30 AM 8,425 Views 8 Comments

But the thief didn’t get his hands on the gold medal. Phew!

# greater-manchester-police - Friday 17 August, 2012

UPDATE: Police say Moors Murderer has NOT revealed victim's burial place
# Moors Murder
# Moors Murder

UPDATE: Police say Moors Murderer has NOT revealed victim's burial place

Aug 17th 2012, 7:29 AM 8,375 Views 36 Comments

But they are investigating the possibility that information could be contained in a letter written by Brady to one of his victim’s mothers.

# greater-manchester-police - Monday 23 July, 2012

Missing Manchester sisters found in derelict house with third missing child
# Missing Child
# Missing Child

Missing Manchester sisters found in derelict house with third missing child

Jul 23rd 2012, 3:22 PM 10,856 Views 8 Comments

Police say that the three children are safe and well as investigation continues into disappearances.

# greater-manchester-police - Tuesday 26 June, 2012

Child death in explosion at house in northern England “suspicious”
# Explosion
# Explosion

Child death in explosion at house in northern England “suspicious”

Jun 26th 2012, 9:52 PM 12,736 Views 7 Comments

The explosion happened at around 11am this morning killing one child while an adult has been hospitalised with 80 per cent burns.

# greater-manchester-police - Monday 16 January, 2012

Police warn thieves that stolen cockroach gel is toxic
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

Police warn thieves that stolen cockroach gel is toxic

Jan 16th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,580 Views 14 Comments

Manchester officers puzzled by robbery at town hall – but issue callout to warn burglars of dangers of stolen booty.