Sunderland

Local area news

Image released after robbery
25 Sep 17 11:29 AM
Fire in Washington treated as arson
21 Sep 17 15:00 PM
Cats killed and injured in Sunderland
21 Sep 17 13:20 PM
Sunderland Pride 2017
18 Sep 17 15:00 PM
Man charged after city centre assault
14 Sep 17 08:20 AM

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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)

Google Map Directions

Google map showing the location

Who's who

Superintendent Ged Noble Ged Noble
( 7068 )
Chief Superintendent

Southern Area Command covers the local authority areas of Sunderland City Council and South Tyneside Council.

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: