- Racial assault
- 25 Mar 15
- Pub assault
- 23 Mar 15
- Two men arrested in connection with a rape
- 19 Mar 15
- Two teenage girls attacked
- 18 Mar 15
- Update on drugs incidents in Gateshead
- 17 Mar 15
- Local Policing Event. Pelaw Library, drop in (01 Apr 15 - 10:00am)
- Local Policing Event, The Hub, Birtley (01 Apr 15 - 13:00pm)
- Police surgery, Elgin Centre (01 Apr 15 - 18:00pm)
- Local Policing Event, Millenium Centre, Kibblesworth (06 Apr 15 - 10:00am)
- Local Policing Event, Callendar Court, Beacon Lough East Estate, Gateshead (06 Apr 15 - 10:30am)
Your Local Police Station
Gateshead Police Station
High West Street
Opening hours: Open 24 hours
Andy McDyer (7093) Area Commander
It has a population of around 190,000 and includes the large retail and commercial businesses at both Team Valley Trading Estate and MetroCentre. It is crossed by the busy A1 Western by-pass.
As well as policing the urban areas of Gateshead, Felling, and Blaydon, the area command has responsibility for other well-established communities including Birtley and Whickham and the more rural areas of Rowlands Gill and Chopwell.
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: