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Inquest wait time on Teesside "will be halved"

The chief constable of Cleveland Police has taken emergency action to halve the time it takes for inquests to be held on Teesside after finding there was a backlog of hundreds.

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Inquest wait time on Teesside "will be halved"

The chief constable of Cleveland Police has taken emergency action to halve the time it takes for inquests to be held on Teesside after finding there was a backlog of hundreds.

The pledge has been welcomed by grieving families who still do not know how their loved ones died.

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