A 29-year-old man has been detained under the Mental Health Act after self-harming at a town's bus station.
Police officers were called to the incident at around 7.55pm on Friday, July 11.
It happened at Leek Bus Station, on The Smithfield Centre.
A police spokesman said: "A local male, aged 29, with mental health issues was found to have self-harmed at Leek Bus Station.
"Officers attended the scene and cordoned off the area.
"The male was detained under the Mental Health Act and he remains in hospital recovering."
The spokesman added: "We would like to reassure the public that this was an isolated incident where there was no threat to members of the public."