Manchester BCRP

Manchester BCRP helps to create a safe environment for businesses, their employees, clients, and customers.

CityCo’s Business Crime Unit reports and tackles business-related crime in partnership with Greater Manchester Police and Manchester City Council licensing and antisocial behaviour teams (ASBAT).

Members of the BCRP benefit from:

  • Secure access to an online portal that shares data and information on repeat offenders, named ‘Disc’ (GDPR compliant)
  • Secure access to Store/NiteNet security radio networks, linked to the city’s CCTV control room
  • Membership of Manchester’s Civil Exclusion Scheme (sector-specific)
  • Supply of real-time security intelligence
  • Notifications of city centre protests and emergency security alerts
  • Invitations to monthly intelligence briefings on emerging issues, with guest speakers
  • Invitations to city centre security briefings
  • Invitations to expert training on crime prevention, anti-terrorism awareness, reducing loss from theft, combatting credit card fraud, how to deal with counterfeit currency, and conflict management
  • Full training on the DISC app and data compliance

To discuss benefits of Business Crime Reduction Partnership membership in more detail, email:

BCRP MEMBERS: To report ASB/retail crime, email