Local area news

Sunderland doctor jailed after secretly photographing patients
14 Aug 18 17:00 PM
See the CCTV suite that helps keep visitors to Sunderland safe
02 Aug 18 13:00 PM
Appeal for information after man is stabbed in Sunderland
01 Aug 18 15:00 PM
Sunderland Airshow beats the weather as police thank public
30 Jul 18 13:00 PM
Sunderland and South Tyneside's 'Most Wanted' locked up in days of action
27 Jul 18 12:00 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: