The increase was driven by rises in fuel thefts, thefts from cars and most wrongly, from a rise in the most serious types of violence.
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Cold, bright and mainly dry
Newcastle Falcons narrowly miss out on a draw against Saracens in a pulsating match witnessed by the biggest crowd in nine years
Frosty, icy start on Sunday with fog patches lingering in places. Away from the fog, some good wintry sunshine