Nearly 250 guns were handed in to Greater Manchester Police during a two-week nationwide amnesty aiming to rid the streets of firearms.
A heavily pregnant woman had a gun pressed to her head after masked intruders broke into her home in Rochdale.
In the wake of yet another mass shooting of innocent people in the USA the issue of increased gun control has once again become a hot topic.
An Albanian drug cartel, supplying and selling cocaine in the city centre, has been smashed in a series of Greater Manchester Police dawn raids.
Is it a cane? No, it’s a shotgun! James Bond-like weapon disguised as walking stick surrendered to GMP
The antique blaster, which is estimated at being manufactured in the late 1800s, has a 410 shotgun concealed within the casing
Despite major falls in gun crime in the area, Greater Manchester Police have announced a two week weapons amnesty giving hoodlums a fortnight to surrender firearms and ammunition with no questions asked
Salford pub shooting: Girl, 17, and man, 22, bailed following arrests over Ashley Brook ‘murder plot’
A 17-year-old girl and a 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder in the Langworthy gun attack in on Monday night have been bailed.
Pair attacked in shooting outside Gala Bingo at Harpurhey
‘Making the world safer’: Nowhere to hide for gun-toting crooks as weapons scanner developed by Manchester Met
The sophisticated scanner can pick out weapons in a crowd
Criminal kingdom smashed and terrifying armory seized in police bid to return Manchester to ‘law-abiders’
Challenger saw more than 100 warrants executed
The raids are part of an investigation into robbery and burglary