Police appeal to the public over derby football violence

Northumbria Police have urged the public to come forward and help identify people they need to trace following football violence over the weekend.

Outbreaks of disorder came after Newcastle had lost 0-3 to rivals Sunderland in their Premier League game at St James' Park.

Northumbria Police have handed out images of people they need to trace following football violence. These men were spotted on Westgate Road. Credit: Northumbria Police/ PA Wire
Outbreaks of disorder resulting in 29 arrests and three police officers being injured. Credit: Northumbria Police/ PA Wire

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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.