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Police appeal over derby trouble

Police have released images of people they need to trace following football violence after the Tyne-Wear derby.

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Police: 27 arrested after derby match in Newcastle

A man is arrested near St James' Park in Newcastle Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Police say they have made 27 arrests following Sunderland's 3-0 victory over Newcastle at St James' Park.

There was a large policing presence across Newcastle and Sunderland as more than 50,000 supporters attended the match.

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