Project Kraken Newsletters

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The Northumbria force area covers 78 miles of coastline, including numerous ports and harbours with a large maritime community.

Northumbria Police with Northumberland County Council, Sunderland Partnership and Port of Sunderland are committed to ensuring our ports and harbours remain safe places to work and visit.

Project Kraken is a national initiative set up to increase vigilance and protect our waters.

Help us by joining our watch scheme or report any suspicious behaviour or activity.

You can sign up by sending your registration details to

Members of the scheme will receive:

  • E-bulletins with information on marine-related issues

  • Urgent information and intelligence updates when necessary

  • You may also be contacted with requests to assist in observing and reporting

To report any suspicious activity call us on 101 and quote Project Kraken or email us at:

Pictures of ports and harbours

You can email us your registration details here.
Please note:
This will send us a normal email from your usual email address.

Alternatively, you can cut, paste and complete the following information into your email client and then send an email as normal.

Registration details





Tel No:

Mobile No:

Email address:


If you are in any way concerned about sending information using email you can also download, print and complete the paper registration form and send it to us.

You can also contact us on: 101

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