A 24-year-old woman has reportedly been sexually assaulted after she left a nightclub on Albert Road in Middlesbrough.Read the full story ›
PC Stewart Shepherd, 44 and PC Haris Imaan, 32 were nominated after rescuing a drowning woman from the Redcar seafront on Wednesday 19th November 2014.
The woman was out of her depth and around 15 metres from shore. PC Shepherd removed his body armour and began to move out into the sea, while PC Imaan held the rescue rope and maintained a safety line to shore. The officers reached the woman and brought her back to dry land.
"The brave officers believed their duty to the public and the immediate risk to the woman outweighed any personal danger to themselves. "
The Police Bravery Awards will take place at The Dorchester Hotel in London tonight.
Police are appealing after fireworks worth approximately £8000 were stolen from a shop during a burglary.
The burglary took place overnight from Friday 16th October into Saturday 17th October at G2 Fireworks on Borough Road, Middlesbrough.
Around £700 worth of fireworks have since been recovered.
Anyone with information regarding the burglary or the whereabouts of the stolen fireworks is asked to contact PC Jack Chan on the non-emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Cleveland Police has been told it needs to be more 'efficient' in the face of more budget cuts.Read the full story ›
Cleveland Fire Brigade say they want residents to “Be safe not sorry” after a six percent increase in deliberate fires this time last year.Read the full story ›
Two men from Stockton have been charged after more than £100,000 worth of suspected cocaine was recovered from a vehicle on the A19.
A Vauxhall Astra was stopped just north of Crathorne at around 1.30pm on Friday October 16 and two kilos of the drug was recovered.
The pair, aged 28 and 36, were arrested and charged with conspiracy to supply class A drugs.
The victim was assaulted near Redcar cemetery in the early hours of Friday October 2.Read the full story ›
The incident took place on Sunday October 4th close to Marton Road in the town.Read the full story ›
Two men have been arrested after a car crash in Middlesbrough.
At around 2am on Sunday 4 October a green Vauxhall Astra made off from the police on Wilson Street in Middlesbrough, and it then collided with a number of other vehicles on Albert Road.
A 19-year-old pedestrian received spinal injuries, and he was taken to James Cook University Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.
A 20-year-old man, suspected to be the driver of the Astra, and a 22-year-old passenger, both immediately left the vehicle.
The 20-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, and the passenger has also been arrested in connection with the incident.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Cleveland Police on 101.
People are being warned not to approach a Redcar man who is wanted on prison recall.
Adam Ripley, 22, is from the Skelton area and police believe some people living in East Cleveland may know of his whereabouts.
They are asking for information to help trace him, but are warning the public not to approach him, as they say he is known to be violent.
He is described as white with short brown hair, brown eyes and is around six feet tall.
Anyone with information is asked to call Cleveland Police on 101.