Children at a school in Darlington have welcomed some special guests today as nine police dogs were brought into Middleton St George Primary.
The dogs performed demonstrations to show how they sniff out drugs and catch criminals.
The school visit is part of a project by Durham Police to teach children about the dangers of drugs.
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Kerrie Gosney brings you Monday night's forecast
North East parents are most likely to raid their children's piggy banks to pay for things such as parking, takeaways and the tooth fairy.
Warmer air feeds in from the south as this week progresses. Temperatures into the high teens by the end of the week