Fewer vulnerable people are ending up in police cells thanks to a scheme placing nurses alongside police officers on the streets.Read the full story ›
Two former Cleveland Police officers have been awarded £3000 after their mobile phones were unlawfully monitored under anti terror powers.Read the full story ›
Cleveland Police seized over a million pounds worth of drugs in the first six months of this year.Read the full story ›
A 55-year- old man was arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply class B drugs.Read the full story ›
Police are growing increasingly concerned about a woman who has not been seen since Wednesday.
Linda Keating, 65, was last seen at her home in the Lorimers Close area of Peterlee on Wednesday, July 19, at about 8am.
She was wearing a three quarter length white coat, carrying a shoulder bag and a white plastic bag.
She is of slim build, wears glasses and has short wavy hair.
Sergeant Mike Todd said:
We are becoming increasingly concerned about the whereabouts of Linda. I would urge anyone who has seen her to get in touch.”
Please call Durham Police on 101 with any information, quoting incident number 229 of July 19.
A north-east contingent start their three-day journey from York Minster to the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire on July 28th.Read the full story ›
Cleveland Police received a call on Friday morning from a concerned member of the public. He said he had seen a young girl aged around 5-years-old walking along the Coast Road in Redcar.
Police in Redcar have carried out thorough investigations and searches however they have now scaled back these investigations, pending any new information coming to light.
There have been no reports of missing children in the Redcar area or any other calls relating to a missing girl.
Rising levels of violence and theft are behind the largest annual increase in crime recorded by police in a decade, figures show.Read the full story ›
Cleveland Police are urging people to surrender their knives 'no questions asked' as part of a week long national knife amnesty.Read the full story ›
Drivers across Cleveland and Co Durham are being warned about the penalties for being caught using mobile phones behind the wheel.Read the full story ›