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. Ocean Road
Town centre area had 25 reported crimes. They included eight violence and sexual offences (classed together) and six anti-social behaviour cases.
2. Glen Street, Hebburn
Seventeen reports included eight shoplifting cases and five public order offences.
3. Caer Urfa Close
Seventeen reports included 15 instances of anti-social behaviour.
4. Smithy Street
Fourteen reports included four anti-social behaviour incidents and four violence and sexual offences (classed together).