Local area news

Double rapist Eric McKenna jailed for two stranger rapes in the 1980s
16 Mar 18 14:00 PM
Man jailed after woman raped at knife point
26 Feb 18 14:00 PM
Warrants executed to seize drugs in Gateshead
26 Feb 18 13:50 PM
Two brothers jailed for injuring man in machete attack
02 Feb 18 12:00 PM
Investigation launched after aggravated burglary in Gateshead
16 Jan 18 16:00 PM

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Area Command Headquarters

Central Gateshead

High West Street, Gateshead. NE8 1BN

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

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Who's who

Neil Hutchinson Neil Hutchison
( 7510 )
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: