August’s figures cover incidents reported to Northumbria Police and have been revealed by the Home Office on its www.police.uk website. Separate figures for the rest of the city will be published soon.
9. Olive Street
Nine incidents included four public order reports and three anti-social behaviour cases.
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10. South Street
Nine reports included four violence and sexual offences (classed together) and three anti-social behaviour incidents.
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11. Overall picture
The number of reported crimes in Sunderland city centre during August was 630. This compares to 725 reported 12 months earlier. The Sunderland Central policing neighbourhood includes residential areas outside the acknowledged city centre boundaries.
The number of reported crimes includes cases which are ongoing, completed or discontinued. Incidents are said to taken place "on or near" addresses.