A major review criticised the approach of authorities in Newcastle before 2014, but praised their response once victims came forward.Read the full story ›
Five people were arrested this week in connection with the incident and four of those have been released under investigation.Read the full story ›
Police were called to Catherine House in Shields Road, Byker, Newcastle, at about 1.40 on New Year's Day morning.Read the full story ›
Nexus, the operator of the Tyne and Wear Metro, is offering a £1000 cash reward for information after copper cable was stolen.Read the full story ›
A vehicle has veered off the A1 near Morpeth.
As a result the A1 Northbound is temporarily closed at Clifton.
Emergency Services are at the scene.
A diversion through Morpeth Town Centre is being monitored by Police.
Jason Downey, 45, of Heaton Hall Road was sentenced on Thursday, November 9 following a trial at Newcastle Crown Court.Read the full story ›
A police woman was knocked unconscious when a group of men became aggressive at a party in Byker.Read the full story ›
The factory, which produced an extra-strength variation of cannabis, is thought to be one of the first operating in the North East.Read the full story ›
Police have located and dismantled a small cannabis farm in Blyth.
Officers carried out the search warrant at an address on Cowpen Road on Thursday, October 5.
They arrested a 29-year-old man.
The man has been charged with being concerned in the production of cannabis.
He is due to appear before Mid and South East Northumberland Magistrates Court on October 26.
Four men have been found guilty at Newcastle Crown Court after girls and women were exploited and abused in the city.Read the full story ›