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This page is dedicated to informing the residents of Salford on how to stay even safer. Here you will find lots of useful hints, anecdotes and appeals as well as backup information on our weekly radio broadcast from Salford City Radio, every Friday between 11.00am and 12.00 noon.

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Doorstep Criminals active in Ellesmere Park Doorstep Criminals active in Ellesmere Park
Salford Police are warning older residents to be extra careful when answering the door after an incident in Ellesmere Park yesterday.2 offenders knocked on a front door claiming that sewerage had got into the water and they needed to check the water supply. One male kept the occupant talking in the kitchen while the other searched other rooms in the house. Both males were described as well dressed and spoke with an accent. One was described as beng in his late 20's to early 30's, slim b...
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Car theft warning in Boothstown and EllenbrookCar theft warning in Boothstown and...
Police are warning motorists to keep their keys somewhere safe after a spate of car thefts in recent months.
Hotels join forces to beat crimeHotels join forces to beat crime
Police have helped hotels in Salford Quays join forces to crackdown on crime.
Beware - Distraction burglars in water explosion scam Beware - Distraction burglars in water...
Thieves are operating in the North West region and are posing as waterboard officials
Bogus callers warning in Higher Broughton
Salford police has issued a warning about bogus callers in the Higher Broughton area of Salford.
Sunscreen your property this summerSunscreen your property this summer
Police in Salford are urging residents to factor up and protect their home as well as their skin this summer.
Beats from the Bobbies on the BeatBeats from the Bobbies on the...
Salford police have turned to music to try and get important messages out to residents.
Telephone scam in Clifton
GMP have release details of a telephone confidence scam, with details below.
Salford police issue burglar warningSalford police issue burglar warning
Police in Salford are warning residents to secure their windows and doors following an increase in burglaries across Salford West ...
Possible Bogus Gardener reported in PendletonPossible Bogus Gardener reported in Pendleton
Police are advising residents to be careful when engaging with traders on the doorstep.
Thefts of Catalytic Convertors on rise again Thefts of Catalytic Convertors on rise...
Last 6 Catalytic Convertors were stolen from vans in the Eccles area of Salford
Bogus Callers hit twice in Higher Broughton  and in SeedleyBogus Callers hit twice in Higher...
2 men posing as being from the water board have gained entry to two houses in the last week.
Bogus callers in Higher Broughton warning
Salford Police today released details of bogus callers operating in the Higher Broughton area of Salford. Further details below.
5 Motorcycles Stolen in Higher Broughton5 Motorcycles Stolen in Higher Broughton
Police are offering advice to owners of motorcycles after 5 were stolen in the Higher Broughton area in the last 7 days
Police warning as Lead stolen from Eccles roofsPolice warning as Lead stolen from...
Salford police are asking residents to be extra vigilant after a spate of lead thefts over the weekend.
Bogus caller alert in Broughton
Salford police have sent us details of a bogus caller operating in the Broughton area of Salford. Full details below.
Special Guests for Friday 11th MarchSpecial Guests for Friday 11th March
Are you interested in how your calls to GMP are dealt with? How does the Radio Network operate, how are officers guided to inciden...
Meet Fiona and Glyn at Renault Manchester! Meet Fiona and Glyn at Renault...
Fiona and Glyn will be at the Renault Garage in Trinity on Saturday 12th March between 10am and 3pm
Appeal for Public's help in tracing relativesAppeal for Public's help in tracing...
Salford Police are appealing for information after the death of Mr Edward Kenyon
Bogus caller warning in Hope areaBogus caller warning in Hope area
Residents in Hope are being warned about bogus callers pretending to be from the water board.
Special Recruitment Drive This WeekendSpecial Recruitment Drive This Weekend
Salford North Neighbourhood Policing Team will be at Morrisons, Swinton this Saturday to encourage people to join the Special Cons...
Walkden and Irlam's Oth Height Suffer rise in insecurity burglariesWalkden and Irlam's Oth Height Suffer...
This is normally a problem in the summer months, but for some reason it's happening now
Would you leave £100 in cash on your dashboard??Would you leave £100 in cash...
If the answer is NO then don't leave your sat nav's or mobile phones in your car..
It might be cold outside but people are still leaving doors open !It might be cold outside but...
Little Hulton and Walkden areas are the worst hit this week
Bogus callers alert on Irlam's Oth...
2 unknown males knock on the front door, when answered, males state that they “had done the job” The neighbour had paid half and n...
Bogus builders warning in Pendlebury
The general public are being warned about two men in a white transit van who attract the attention of elderly people who have just...
Warning of Offenders selling Illegal Electricity Top Ups  Warning of Offenders selling Illegal Electricity...
Police across Greater Manchester are warning residents to be aware of doorstep selling involving top up electricity cards.
Bogus Caller -  Irlams oth HeightBogus Caller - Irlams oth...
Details of an incident which occurred in Irlams oth Height
Early Warning -Trader style Incident - Eccles  Early Warning -Trader style Incident -...
Details of an incident that occurred in Eccles recently
Bogus callers in WalkdenBogus callers in Walkden
Latest GMP warning about bogus callers in Walkden area
Doorstep crime warning in Little HultonDoorstep crime warning in Little Hulton
The latest warning from GMP
Doorstep crime in WorsleyDoorstep crime in Worsley
People are warned about bogus callers offering to clean gutters.
Reports of possible rogue traders in Winton and Swinton areasReports of possible rogue traders in...
Salford Police are asking residents to be on their guard after an increase in reports of men offering to clean guttering
Doorstep crime warning in SwintonDoorstep crime warning in Swinton
Doorstep crime warning in SwintonSorry, no description available.
New website to help fight doorstep crimeNew website to help fight doorstep...
There is now a new resource to help raise awareness of doorstep crime
Doorstep crime warningDoorstep crime warning
Doorstep crime warningSorry, no description available.
Will you be Salford's eyes and earsWill you be Salford's eyes and...
In Salford West and other parts of the city, catalytic converters have been stolen from vans. Offenders have been going under the ...
Summer BreakSummer Break
Crime Time takes time out for Summer break!
New Enquiry Counter For EcclesNew Enquiry Counter For Eccles
Eccles Police Station opens new Public Enquiry Counter
Drivers urged to keep plates safeDrivers urged to keep plates safe
Motorists in Salford are being urged to have safety screws fitted to their cars plate to prevent their vehicle registration plate ...
Woody's UpdateWoody's Update
Glyn is still off poorly
Special Guest on today's showSpecial Guest on today's show
This week Fiona will be talking to Inspector Gail Spruce from the Local Policing Improvement Branch about Restorative Justice.
Check Your ShedCheck Your Shed
Salford North Neighbourhood Policing Team are advising residents in the Swinton/Clifton and Pendlebury areas to check their sheds
URGENT!  Salford Police Need Your Help!!!!URGENT! Salford Police Need Your...
8 burglaries were reported across Salford over the weekend, 7 of them caused by residents leaving doors or windows open
Walkden fake water board theftsWalkden fake water board thefts
Vulnerable adults are being targeted again by a series of fake officials cheating their way into homes before stealing cash.
Bogus Officials Target Residents Bogus Officials Target Residents
2 bogus official burglaries were reported yesterday, 1 in Clifton and 1 in Walkden.
Best Wishes for GlynBest Wishes for Glyn
Glyn hasn't been on air for a few weeks due to being taken poorly
Stay safe in the 'warmer' weatherStay safe in the 'warmer' weather
It's the time of year again when burglaries can increase because people are leaving doors unlocked and vulnerable windows open.
Water  Board Bogus Officials Again!Water Board Bogus Officials Again!
We can't repeat the message often enough about despicable bogus water board officials.
Swinton youths to get on their...
A Police Community Support Officer from Salford North Neighbourhood Policing Team has helped young people in Swinton get on their ...
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