Local area news

Prolific shoplifter banned from his favourite stores
13 Sep 18 15:00 PM
Gateshead officers back campaign to install defibrillators in schools
11 Sep 18 14:00 PM
Police officers dismantle cannabis farms worth an estimated £300,000
06 Sep 18 14:00 PM
Officers secure closure order for Gateshead anti-social behaviour hub
25 Aug 18 09:00 AM
Appeal after memorial bench is vandalised in Gateshead
17 Aug 18 11:00 AM

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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: