May’s figures are contained within statistics released by the Home Office on its www.police.uk website. All addresses are South Shields unless otherwise stated.
1. Asda, Hubert Street, Boldon Colliery
Thirty-three reports included 19 shoplifting cases and four anti-social behaviour incidents.
2. Ocean Road
Town centre area had 25 reported crimes. They included eight violence and sexual offences (classed together) and six anti-social behaviour cases.
3. Glen Street, Hebburn
Seventeen reports included eight shoplifting cases and five public order offences.
4. Caer Urfa Close
Seventeen reports included 15 instances of anti-social behaviour.