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Murder probe in Darlington after woman dies - one arrested

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a woman in Darlington.

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Churchill Street, Newcastle. Picture: Google Maps.

One arrested after man raped in Newcastle

A 29-year-old man has been arrested following reports of a rape in Newcastle city centre.

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The incident happened in Morris Avenue, South Shields. Image by Google Maps.

Police probe suspected arson attack in South Shields

Police are investigating a suspected arson after a wheelie bin fire at a property in South Tyneside.

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Child abuser back in court after victim reads Sunderland Echo report

A stalwart of the amateur dramatics scene who was locked up for abusing children has been convicted of more child sex offences.

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Police are investigating after a fatal collision in Northumberland.

Police appeal for witnesses after North East man dies in three vehicle crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was killed in a North East car crash.

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Northumbria Police are appealing for information to help find missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart.

Have you seen missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart?

Northumbria Police are appealing for information to help find missing Boldon woman Ann Stewart.

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Alan Shearer

Alan Shearer urges football abuse victims to come forward

Alan Shearer has urged footballers to come forward with allegations of sexual abuse.
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Family of murdered Tipu Sultan speak of "struggle" without him

The family of a popular dad gunned down outside his takeaway say they have been left with a huge financial loss after his murder.

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York Avenue, Jarrow. Picture from Google Images.

Neighbours’ shock as homes almost go up in flames in suspected arson attack in Jarrow

Neighbours have told of their shock after their homes almost went up in flames following a suspected arson attack in Jarrow.

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Four jailed over death of disabled man brutally beaten and left 'looking like elephant man'

Four jailed over death of disabled man brutally beaten and left 'looking like elephant man'

Four people have been jailed over the shocking death of a disabled man who was kept confined to a house and regularly beaten.

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Domestic abusers can get help to mend their ways

Domestic abusers can get help to mend their ways

Men determined to change their ways after subjecting partners to emotional and physical abuse can seek help to combat their controlling behaviour.

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Charity can help with mediation after couples separate

Charity can help with mediation after couples separate

Families left in conflict over childcare issues in the aftermath of domestic abuse, divorce or separation are being given a helping hand to sort through their issues.

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Criminals can work out the card number, expiry date and security code for a Visa debit or credit card in as little as six seconds using guesswork, researchers have found.

Just SIX SECONDS: That's how long it can take criminals to guess your Visa card number and code

Criminals can work out the card number, expiry date and security code for a Visa debit or credit card in as little as six seconds, researchers have found.
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Newcastle United's ground, St James's Park.

Police launch investigation into non-recent child abuse at Newcastle United

Northumbria Police has launched an investigation into non-recent child abuse at Newcastle United.

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The Tyne Bridge.

Police search River Tyne for man believed to have fallen in the water

Police are searching the River Tyne for man who is believed to have fallen in the water.

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The FA has commissioned a dedicated NSPCC helpline for adults who were victims of sexual abuse in childhood within the football industry,

Former Newcastle United youth player Derek Bell goes public over teenage sex abuse

Former Newcastle United footballer Derek Bell has gone public to talk about his experience of sexual abuse as a teenager.
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National Lottery operator Camelot has said that "suspicious activity" has been detected "on a very small proportion of our players' online National Lottery Accounts", adding that personal information may have been accessed in the attempted hack. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.

'Suspicious activity' found on online National Lottery accounts

Thousands of customer accounts on the National Lottery website may have been compromised.

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Former councillor broke 'most of the bones in his body' after being hit by van driver in head-on smash

A van driver has admitted injuring a former South Tyneside councillor who broke “most of the bones in his body” in a head-on smash.

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Hacket was acquitted at Newcastle Crown Court.

Teen collapses after being cleared of killing man whose girlfriend he'd just had sex with

A teenager collapsed in the dock as he was cleared of killing a man whose girlfriend he'd just had sex with during a party at their home.

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Investigation launched after body found in alley

An investigation has been launched after a man's body was found in alley in Chester-le-Street.
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