Police in North Shields have been outlining their role in the community to children.
Pc Carly Zawodzinski and PCSO Chris English, from the North Shields Neighbourhood Team, visited Percy Main Primary School to talk about the police, crime and investigation.
Pc Zawodzinski said: “By taking part and engaging with schools and the children, it helps us teach them the importance of safety and when to contact police.
“From a young age, children are taught about emergency services.”
Year 6 teacher Lisa Lowery said: “The children enjoyed the interactive nature of the visit being able to explore some of their learning objectives through role play with the professionals.”