Crime prevention advice
Desktop computers, smartphones and tablets, used properly can add immeasurably to education and communication. But you do need to follow some guidelines to ensure that they are used safely.
Quite simply, a scam is a dishonest attempt by criminals to trap you into parting with your money. They usually come by post, telephone or e mails.
Advice for victims of crime
Child Sexual Exploitation
You are not alone, there are specially trained professionals that can help you and there are partner services who can support you and your family.
Northumbria Police ensures that all allegations involving child abuse are investigated thoroughly but sensitively, always putting first the needs of children who are at risk of harm.
FGM is a reproductive health issue for many Women and here in the UK, it has been estimated that up to 24,000 girls under the age of 15 are at risk of female circumcision.
Honour based violence is a violent crime or incident which may have been committed to protect or defend the honour of the family or community.
Domestic abuse happens every day, in every part of the UK. Each minute in the UK, the police receive a call from the public for assistance about domestic abuse.