Sunderland

Local area news

Police thank local community in Ryhope
18 Aug 17 09:30 AM
Death in Washington continues to be treated as unexplained
16 Aug 17 11:22 AM
Murder investigation after body found in burning car
16 Aug 17 09:39 AM
Body found in car
15 Aug 17 09:27 AM
Racist graffiti
14 Aug 17 15:00 PM

Local events & meetings 

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: