Two men have been arrested in connection with a robbery at a clothes store in Jesmond.
The incident happened at 9.30 on Wednesday morning at the Jules B shop on Acorn Road.
Two men aged 27 and 29 are currently in police custody.
Police have released CCTV footage to trace two men who robbed a clothes shop in Jesmond.
The incident happened at 9.30 this morning when two men entered the Jules B shop on Acorn Road.
One was armed with a knife and the other with what looks like a pistol. No one was hurt, and the robbers made off with a selection of clothing and some cash.
Police say they drove off in the direction of Osborne Road in a silver car. They're asking any witnesses to contact them.
Police have revealed descriptions of two West Jesmond armed robbery suspects. One was armed with a knife and the other a hand gun.Read the full story ›
Police are currently responding to a report of an armed robbery at the Jules B shop on Acorn Road in Jesmond.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after two advertising banners were stolen in Jesmond.
They were taken from outside Jesmond Swimming Baths in St Georges Terrace between November 3,and November 4.
The banners are 8ft x 2ft with adverts for 'Jesmond Aqua Club' on them and they cost around £250 each. Officers believe the banners may have been taken by students in the area as a prank.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101.
A man has been arrested in connection with a historic sexual offence in the Jesmond area of Newcastle in late 2010.
A 29-year-old man from the Stakeford area was arrested on suspicion of rape and has been bailed pending further enquiries.
The arrest is in connection with a rape investigation that was re-opened by Northumbria police as part of the internal enquiry into the 'no-criming' of rape and sexual offence allegations.
Northumbria Police are warning of flooding on the Central Motorway in Newcastle. Motorists are being urged to take care.
One lane of Central Motorway flooded southbound nr to Jesmond turn off. Road is passable with care.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hit in the head with a spade in Newcastle.
The assault took place at around 10pm on January 17, at Jesmond Dene.
The man, believed to be 56 years old, was assaulted and suffered a head injury. He received hospital treatment and has since been discharged.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.
A man has been charged with attempted murder and dangerous driving after a car hit a post and a woman was found injured.
Pervaiz Mirza, 44, of Shrewsbury Close, Newcastle, appeared before Newcastle Magistrates' Court today (December 24).
A car hit a post on the central motorway in the underpass at the Jesmond exit on December 22. A 50-year-old woman was found inside the vehicle with serious injuries.
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Newcastle.
Police were called to the central motorway at the underpass by the Jesmond exit, at 10.45pm on December 22. A car had crashed into a post. A 50-year-old woman was found in a car with serious injuries. Officers believe she was assaulted before the collision. Her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
A 44-year-old man, who was also in the vehicle, has been arrested and is in police custody.