Information Now

Northumbria Police

Northumbria Police are the local emergency police service in Newcastle. If you are the victim of crime, including hate crime or have witnessed any non-emergency incident in the Northumbria Police area report it online.  If it can’t be reported online call 101.

If a crime is being committed or you are in danger. Call 999.

You can:

  • sign up for text and email alerts for more information about crime in your local area and safety advice
  • Tell us something online service is available to report anti social behaviour, abuse, suspicious behaviour, traffic incidents, information that may help with an investigation or non-compliance with coronavirus instructions
  • crime prevention advice is also available
  • people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired use the textphone number
  • Register for EmergencySMS text service for people who are deaf or hard of hearing so you can text 999 in an emergency

Contact details

Main Telephone: 101

To report an incident in non emergency situations

Alternative Telephone: 07786 200 815

Text messaging service for general enquiries for people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired


Other Website:

Helpline: 999

Helpline: 999

For emergency or life threatening situations or if a crime is in progress

Textphone: 18000

Textphone: 18000

SMS/Text Message: 07786 200814

For general enquiries text messaging





Cost: Free

Last updated: May 18, 2022

Scroll to the top of the page