Local area news

Doctor convicted after taking thousands of pictures of patients
20 Jul 18 17:15 PM
Appeal after mum's mobility scooter stolen and torched
20 Jul 18 17:00 PM
Long-serving cop who first joined Force at inception retires
16 Jul 18 14:00 PM
Police thank public after Tall Ships in Sunderland hailed a success
16 Jul 18 11:00 AM
Police praise football fans for behaviour despite England's semi-final defeat
12 Jul 18 12:30 PM

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Area Command Headquarters

Southwick station

Church Bank, Southwick, Sunderland. SR5 2DU

Telephone: 101
Opening hours: 8am – 8pm (7 days a week)

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Who's who

C/Supt. Sarah Pitt Sarah Pitt
( 7012 )
Chief Superintendent

Our Commitment

Northumbria Police is committed to tackling crime in your area.

We want to know what your issues are and how we can help solve them.

You can view our commitment to you here.

You can contact us via the 'Feedback' link or you can call the police on:

Call 999 if there is any danger or risk to life or a crime in progress.

Call 101 for non-emergencies.
This is a general number to contact the police and request information or advice.

Text 07786 200 814 for non-emergencies.

Ways To Take Action

There are several ways in which you can get involved in policing your local area: