The latest crime hotspots in the South Shields area are revealed

The latest crime hotspots throughout the South Shields area have been revealed.

Tuesday, 17th December 2019, 9:53 am
The number of crimes reported across South Tyneside in October 2019 has fallen compared to 12 months earlier.

The Northumbria Police figures cover October and have been revealed by the Home Office on its www.police.uk website. All addresses are in South Shields unless otherwise stated. September’s figures for the whole of South Tyneside are available here.

Twenty-seven incidents included 19 anti-social behaviour reports.
Twenty-six incidents included 15 anti-social behaviour reports and four violence and sexual offences (classed together).

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Twenty-five incidents included nine anti-social behaviour reports and six public order cases.
Twenty-two incidents included 16 shoplifting reports and three vehicle crimes.
Fifteen reports included eight anti-social behaviour incidents and four violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Fourteen incidents included six anti-social behaviour reports and five violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Thirteen reports included six shoplifting offences and two violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Eleven reports included five violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Ten reports included six anti-social behaviour incidents and two criminal damage and arson cases (classed together).
Ten incidents included seven anti-social behaviour cases.
Ten reports included seven violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Ten reports included six anti-social behaviour incidents and two violence and sexual offences (classed together).
Nine reports included five violence and sexual offences (classed together) and three public order cases.
Eight reports included three anti-social behaviour incidents and two public order complaints.
The number of overall incidents reported to Northumbria Police's three South Tyneside neighbourhoods in October was 1,693. The total for October 2018 was 1,740.
Incidents are said to have taken place "on or near" locations and include investigations which are ongoing, completed or discontinued.
Ring 999 in emergencies or 101 for non-emergencies. An emergency is classed as: "Does it feel like the situation could get heated or violent very soon? Is someone in immediate danger? Do you need support right away? If so, please call 999 now."