Six force command areas to become three

Northumbria Police will condense six force command areas into three.

  • Northumberland and North Tyneside will become NORTH
  • Newcastle and Gateshead will become CENTRAL
  • Sunderland and South Tyneside will become SOUTH


Northumbria Police: 400 jobs could go

More than 400 jobs could go at Northumbria Police. The force is looking for ways to save an additional £46m.