The statistics, released by the Home Office on its www.police.uk website, cover January 201 with all incidents said to have taken place “on or near” named locations. December 2020’s breakdown for the area is available here.
9. Rutherford Road
Seven incidents, including three violence and sexual offences (classed together) and two public order cases, are reported to have taken place "on or near" this location.
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10. Overall picture
The number of incidents reported to Northumbria Police across the Sunderland North policing neighbourhood in January 2021 was 590. This compares to 568 in December 2020 and 587 in January 587.
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The Home Office stresses on its www.police.uk website that locations "are only an approximation of where the actual crimes occurred, they are not the exact locations" and that incidents may on occasion have taken place "within a 1 mile radius".
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12. How to contact Northumbria Police
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."
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