Police new non-emergency number 101

101 is the new police non-emergency telephone number It is part of a national programme to make it easier for you to contact police in a non-emergency where you don’t require an immediate police response. For instance: reporting a crime that has already happened, getting crime prevention advice, giving police information about crime in your area, contacting local officers or any other non-emergency

101 replaces the current GMP non-emergency number 0161 872 5050 and provides one easy to remember number that will make it easier for you to contact police wherever you are in the UK. Calls from landlines and mobile networks cost 15 pence per call, no matter what time of day or how long you are on the phone for.

Deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired callers can access the service

via textphone on 18001 101.