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Northumbria Police. Operation Soundwave is an ongoing campaign to target those people suspected of being involved in opportunist crime, such as theft and burglary.

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  • 13 Feb 2015
    12:38pmFri

    Appeal following theft in Northumberland

    13 Feb 2015, 12:38pm

    Police are appealing for information after a distinctive item was stolen in Northumberland. It happened between midnight on Monday, February 2, and 8am on Monday, February 9, when the shoe making tool was stolen from outside the Post Office at Newton on the Moor near Alnwick. The tool is a cobbler’s last, a holding device used to fashion or repair...

  • 10 Feb 2015
    14:49pmTue

    Appeal after car broken into in Newcastle

    10 Feb 2015, 14:49pm

    Police are appealing for information after a car was broken into in Newcastle. It happened at 3.30am in the early hours of Sunday, January 18, when the Citroen car was parked in the rear alley at the junction of Warwick Street and Stratford Road. It’s believed the suspect approached the insecure car on a bike from Warwick Street and stole CDs...

  • 10 Feb 2015
    14:41pmTue

    CCTV appeal following a Gateshead theft

    10 Feb 2015, 14:41pm

    Police investigating a shop theft in Gateshead have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened at 8.05pm on Tuesday, December 23, when a North Face jacket was stolen from Snow and Rock at Gibside Way at the Metrocentre. Police investigating have released a CCTV image of a man they need to speak to who it’s believed may be able to...

  • 3 Feb 2015
    15:41pmTue

    Elswick Asda shop theft CCTV

    3 Feb 2015, 15:41pm

    Police investigating a theft from a Newcastle shop have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened around 10.45pm on December 12, at Asda at Mill Lane in Elswick, when alcohol and party food was stolen. Police investigating have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to who may be able to help with their enquiries. Anyone who recognises...

  • 21 Jan 2015
    13:52pmWed

    CCTV released after theft in Newcastle

    21 Jan 2015, 13:52pm

    Police investigating a theft from a Newcastle supermarket have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened at Asda, at Mill Lane in the west end, when alcohol was stolen. Police investigating have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to who may be able to help with their enquiries. Anyone who recognises them is asked to contact police...

  • 20 Jan 2015
    15:56pmTue

    CCTV images released following supermarket shoplifting

    20 Jan 2015, 15:56pm

    Police have released CCTV images of people they wish to trace following a supermarket shoplifting. The theft happened between 5.30pm and 5.42pm, on Thursday, December 11. Two men entered Aldi, on Great Lime Road, Forest Hall as customers. Items were placed in a trolley and the men left the store without paying for them. Police are keen to speak to...

  • 9 Jan 2015
    17:05pmFri

    CCTV released after Co-op theft in Newcastle

    9 Jan 2015, 17:05pm

    Police investigating a theft from a Newcastle shop have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened on Saturday, November 29, when alcohol was stolen from the Co-op at Parsons Drive in Ryton. Police investigating have released a CCTV image of a man they need to speak to who it’s believed may be able to help with their enquiries. Anyone...

  • 5 Jan 2015
    21:21pmMon

    CCTV released after bike theft in Newcastle

    5 Jan 2015, 21:21pm

    Police investigating a theft of a bike in Newcastle have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened on the afternoon of Wednesday, November 19, when a pink mountain bike was stolen from the street at West Road. Police investigating have released CCTV images of a man they need to speak to who may be able to help with their enquiries into...

  • 16 Dec 2014
    17:39pmTue

    Man charged as part of Operation Soundwave

    16 Dec 2014, 17:39pm

    Police have charged a man after a burglary in Blyth. On Thursday, December 12, a house in Blackthorn Drive was broken into and three jackets were stolen. Officers arrested and charged Brian Lee Coakley, who is 36, of Prince’s Gardens in Blyth with burglary. He appeared at South East Northumberland Magistrates’ court on December 15. The arrest...

  • 12 Dec 2014
    18:59pmFri

    Northumbria Police crackdown on thieves and burglars

    12 Dec 2014, 18:59pm

    Police in Sunderland are cracking down on thieves and burglars across the north of the city. During the run up to Christmas extra plain clothes patrols are taking place overnight and officers are visiting known thieves and burglars to warn them of the operation and prevent offences from taking place. And additional uniform patrols are taking place in...

  • 8 Dec 2014
    14:32pmMon

    CCTV released after handbag theft in North Tyneside

    8 Dec 2014, 14:32pm

    Police investigating a theft in North Tyneside have released CCTV of a man and woman they need to speak to. It happened on Wednesday, November 5, at Heron Foods in Bedford Street, North Shields, when a handbag was stolen from an elderly woman when she was distracted. Police investigating have released CCTV of a man and woman they need to speak to who...

  • 8 Dec 2014
    14:18pmMon

    Police investigate burglary in Gateshead

    8 Dec 2014, 14:18pm

    Police investigating a burglary in Gateshead have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened around 5.15pm on Tuesday, October 14, when alcohol was stolen from The Angel pub and restaurant near Asda at Metro Park West at the Metro Centre. Police investigating have released CCTV images of a man they need to speak to who may be able to...

  • 28 Nov 2014
    16:00pmFri

    CCTV images released following theft in Newcastle

    28 Nov 2014, 16:00pm

    Police have released CCTV images of a man they need to speak to after a theft in Newcastle. It happened on Wednesday, October 15 at B&Q at Scotswood Road when power tools were stolen. Police investigating have released CCTV images of a man they need to speak to who may be able to help with enquiries. Anyone who recognises him is asked to contact...

  • 25 Nov 2014
    13:52pmTue

    CCTV released after theft in Newcastle shop

    25 Nov 2014, 13:52pm

    Police investigating a theft from a Newcastle shop have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened at 2.30pm on Sunday, October 26, when a memory card was stolen from Wilkinson’s at Nun Street in the city centre. Police investigating have released a CCTV image of a man they need to speak to who may be able to help with their enquiries. Anyone...

  • 19 Nov 2014
    19:54pmWed

    Man charged with burglary in North Tyneside

    19 Nov 2014, 19:54pm

    A man has been charged with a burglary in North Tyneside. Matthew Mclellan, 40, of Vine Street in Wallsend, has been charged with burglary after a break-in to a house at Grange Close in Wallsend, which happened on November 6. He is due to appear at Newcastle Crown Court on November 21. The charged comes during Northumbria Police’s Operation Soundwave,...

  • 11 Nov 2014
    13:44pmTue

    Appeal after bike theft North Shields

    11 Nov 2014, 13:44pm

    Police are appealing for witnesses after a theft in North Shields. Officers received a report of a white, Carrera Valour mountain bike having been stolen from the grounds of John Spence High School, North Shields, by a male who entered school grounds and stole the bike, replacing it with the one he had entered with. The theft happened around 12.20pm...

  • 11 Nov 2014
    13:10pmTue

    CCTV released following cashback theft in Newcastle

    11 Nov 2014, 13:10pm

    Police investigating a theft of cashback from a supermarket in Newcastle have released CCTV of a woman they need to speak to. It happened on Sunday, October 19 at Asda in Lemington, when cashback accidentally left behind at a self service till was stolen. Police investigating have released a CCTV image of a woman they need to speak to who may be able...

  • 7 Nov 2014
    19:37pmFri

    Warrants carried out across Northumberland

    7 Nov 2014, 19:37pm

    Eighteen warrants have been carried out in Northumberland as police continue to target thieves as part of Operation Soundwave. The warrants were carried on Tuesday at addresses in Ashington, Lynemouth, Blyth, Cramlington, Pegswood, Hexham and Prudhoe. Nine people were arrested – both men and women – for a range of offences including handling...

  • 7 Nov 2014
    16:23pmFri

    CCTV released after theft in Northumberland

    7 Nov 2014, 16:23pm

    Police have released a CCTV image of a man they need to speak to after a report of a theft in Northumberland. On September 24, a stolen cash card was used to withdraw cash at the Post Office at Boots in Beresford Road, Seaton Sluice. The cash card had been in a purse which was stolen from a woman’s bag at the British Heart Foundation shop at Regent...

  • 17 Sep 2014
    13:01pmWed

    Cashback warning after thefts in South Tyneside

    17 Sep 2014, 13:01pm

    Police are reminding people to ensure they remove cash from self service tills after a series of thefts. It follows incidents over recent months where people have left either change or ‘cashback’ money in a supermarket self service till area, which has then been stolen by another customer. People are being reminded to ensure they take a...

  • 11 Sep 2014
    16:29pmThu

    CCTV released following North Tyneside shop theft

    11 Sep 2014, 16:29pm

    Police investigating an theft at a North Tyneside DIY shop have released CCTV of a man they need to speak to. It happened on Sunday, June 29, at B&Q at Middle Engine Lane in Wallsend, when a drill battery worth more than £75 was stolen. Police investigating have released a CCTV image of a man they need to speak to who it’s believed may be...

  • 9 Sep 2014
    18:03pmTue

    Appeal after Blyth theft

    9 Sep 2014, 18:03pm

    Police are investigating after a mobile phone was stolen from a van in Northumberland. It happened about 3.30pm on Monday, September 1, when the Renault van was parked at the Asda supermarket at Cowpen Road in Blyth. A man was seen to smash the window of the van which was parked in the taxi bay at the supermarket, and steal a phone from inside. The...

  • 9 Sep 2014
    16:43pmTue

    CCTV released after cashback theft in Northumberland

    9 Sep 2014, 16:43pm

    Police investigating a theft of cash from a Northumberland supermarket have released CCTV. It happened on Tuesday, August 19, at Asda at Manor Walks Shopping Centre in Cramlington, when a customer accidentally left behind £40 cashback they had requested at a self service till. This cash was then stolen. Police investigating have released a CCTV image...

  • 15 Aug 2014
    14:58pmFri

    Shop theft operation continues in Newcastle

    15 Aug 2014, 14:58pm

    Police tackling shop thefts in Newcastle are warning thieves they will get caught. Extra patrols are taking place during the school summer holidays with officers working with retailers to prevent shop thefts from taking place. The activity is part of Northumbria Police’s Operation Soundwave, aimed at tackling opportunist thieves and burglars across...

 
 
 

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