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Newcastle Central Police Local Neighbourhood

The Newcastle Central neighbourhood is situated within the city of Newcastle upon Tyne and is policed by the Northumbria Police.

As well as having residential areas Newcastle city centre has a vibrant daytime and night-time economy, both presenting very different issues. The city is a hive of business activity during the day with shoppers flocking to the retail premises and commuters coming to work in the many businesses located here. At night the emphasis changes to leisure with the city being host to theatres, cinemas and music venues and of course the bars and restaurants which attract people from all over the country. We are also the home of Newcastle United Football Club and the Universities of Newcastle and Northumbria which are ever expanding, attracting students from a worldwide background.

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Map of the Newcastle Central Policing Area

Yellow markers represent Police Forces and the red markers represent neighbourhoods within Northumbria Police.

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653.521968-2.164306

Towns and Villages within the Newcastle Central Neighbourhood

Settlements located within Newcastle Central
Name Type County
Newcastle upon Tyne City Tyne & Wear

Worst Locations for Crime within the Newcastle Central neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Newcastle Central neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Shopping Area76
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Newgate Street53
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Bigg Market47
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Nightclub45
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Collingwood Street34

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Newcastle Central neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Shopping Area67
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Bigg Market64
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Newgate Street60
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Nun Street43
Newcastle upon TynecityTyne & WearOn or near Collingwood Street39

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Newcastle Central neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Num