From the Crime Archives
23rd Aug A man from Glossop is one of four men who have been charged after £100m worth of heroin was found at a building in Salford. Fitri Yarasir, 52, of High Street East, is due to appear at Salford and Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Monday along with three other men – a 26-year-old from Manchester, a […]
14th Aug Police are reminding pubs and gambling premises to be wary after four men broke into a game machine in a Glossop pub and stole cash.  Last Thursday (August 10) at around 7:20pm, the men walked into the Norfolk Arms on Norfolk Street and two of the men prized open the cash compartment of the machine. […]
14th Aug Police are appealing for information after a window was smashed at a house in Glossop.  The incident happened on Slatelands Road at around 9:45pm on Saturday night (August 12). Witnesses saw a group of male youths on bikes seen making off from the area. Police are looking at CCTV footage from residents in a bid […]
7th Aug Thieves in the Hadfield area fled the scene after a man disturbed them attempting to force open the door of his van one evening last week. It happened at around 11:45pm last Thursday (July 27) at the junction of Hadfield Road and Green Lane. The two men had already forced entry to another van and […]
2nd Aug Police are appealing for information after two bikes were stolen in Hadfield. The bikes are believed to have been taken from the back garden of a house on Railway Street, sometime between 6pm on Wednesday, July 26, and 6:30pm on Friday, July 28. One that was taken is an expensive black Claude Butler 1.4 Trail […]
31st Jul Police are advising people to secure their vehicles after a number of thefts of vehicles and thefts from them across the borough. A number of incidents have occurred in the last few weeks where bikes have been stolen and valuable items have been stolen from cars. Some of the incidents took place in hotel car parks in […]
28th Jul Three men who were involved in a high-speed police chase in a car they stole from Glossop have been jailed for more than a decade in total. Terrifying footage shows the men being pursued by officers from South Yorkshire Police through the streets of Sheffield as they tried to evade capture in the stolen BMW. They came […]
27th Jul Police are appealing for information after a break-in at a school in Hadfield. Three youths are believed to have broken in to Glossopdale Community College’s Newshaw Lane site at around 9:45pm last Thursday, July 20, but nothing was stolen. Anyone who witnessed the incident or could help police with their inquiries is asked to call […]
25th Jul Witnesses are being sought to a series of robberies and attempted robberies in Hadfield and Glossop. At around 5:20pm on Tuesday, June 27, a teenage boy and girl were approached by a man on a motorbike in Waterside in Hadfield. The rider demanded their phones but they refused. One victim flagged down a passing car […]
21st Jul Five men have appeared at court in connection with 40 residential burglaries across Stockport and Derbyshire, including Glossop. All the men appeared at Stockport Magistrates’ Court this morning (Friday) and were remanded in custody. Daniel Lloyd, 25, of Middlesex Road, was charged with conspiracy to burgle and possession of a controlled drug. Aaron Sowter, 24, […]