Police name two teenage boys found dead at North East cliffs

Two teenagers found dead at a North East beauty spot have been named by police.

Police want to find out how a woman came to be injured beside the A69.

Police probe mystery after woman found badly injured by roadside

Police are asking the public to help them find how a woman came to be found injured at the side of a busy North East road.

Exhibition Park in Newcastle. Copyright Google Maps.

Teenage girl raped after meeting stranger at North East skate park

A teenage girl has been raped by a stranger who she met at a skate park.

South Tyneside Magistrates Court

Teenager wrote-off best friend’s car after driving just six feet

A teenager crashed his best friend’s car and landed himself in court after driving it just six feet.

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Danger driver rammed taxi off road before speeding away at 100mph leading police in car chase

A drink-driver rammed a taxi off the road then sparked a 23 minute police chase at speeds of over 100mph in the early hours of New Year's Day.
The rubbish outside Brabourne Street.

Fly tippers get into fine mess after dumping rubbish in South Tyneside

Two people from South Tyneside have been hit in the pocket after ignoring requests to help solve fly-tipping incidents.

The incidents both relate to victims who had walked from Fellgate Metro Station.

Woman pulled to ground in bag snatch after being followed by robber

A woman was followed from a Metro station before she was attacked by a thief for her handbag.
Bedlington Magistrates' Court. Image copyright Google Maps.

Man and woman due in court over kidnap of children from outside school

Two people have been charged after two children were taken from outside a school in the west Newcastle earlier this week.
The incident happened in Carr Ellison Park in Hebburn.

Search for attackers who turned on 16-year-old boy in Hebburn park

Police are appealing for witnesses after a teenager was assaulted in Hebburn.
The region's police forces have changed their profile pictures to the Thin Blue Line Union Jack.

Region pays respects to London colleagues in aftermath of Westminster attack

Police in the North East have sent their thoughts and prayers to the Metropolitan Police after yesterday's attack on the Palace of Westminster.
A officer stands guard outside the house raided by police in Birmingham. Photo by Press Association.

Seven arrested in raids carried out in aftermath of Westminster attack

Seven people have been arrested in raids in London, Birmingham and elsewhere linked to the Westminster terror attack, police have revealed.
A photograph of Pc Keith Palmer, issued by the Metropolitan Police, where he worked for 15 years before he was killed in the Palace of Westminster attack.

Police officer killed in Westminster attack named as 48-year-old husband and father

The bravery of a murdered police officer was hailed by colleagues, friends and the many MPs whom he was charged with protecting.

South Shields Police Station

Man scratched name on police cell door

A man scratched his name on the door of a police cell then denied doing it.

Emergency services at the scene of today's attack

Westminster attack death toll rises to five

Five people are now confirmed to have died in today's suspected terror attack at the Palace of Westminster.
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The Prime Minister addresses the media this evening

Prime Minister confirms four dead in 'sick and depraved terrorist attack' in Westminster

Prime Minister Theresa May has confirmed that four people - including one police officer and the perpetrator - died in today's "sick and depraved" attack in Westminster.

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Police forensic officers close to the Palace of Westminster, London, after policeman has been stabbed and his apparent attacker shot by officers in a major security incident at the Houses of Parliament. Pic: PA.

Terror at Westminster: Knifeman kills police officer and mows down pedestrians

Four people died in today's Westminster terror attack, including the police officer who was stabbed and his attacker, Scotland Yard's top anti-terror officer Mark Rowley has confirmed.
Newcastle Crown Court

'Superman' Facebook groomer wanted to make Valentine's Day child victim a 'bad girl'

A Facebook groomer who called himself "Superman" has been put behind bars for luring a schoolgirl to his home.

New look Northumbria Police speed camera vans.

New look speed camera vans taking to the streets

Northumbria Police has introduced a new look to their mobile speed camera vans.
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South Shields Metro station.

Man and woman assaulted outside South Shields Metro Station

A police investigation has been launched after a man and a woman were attacked in South Shields.
North Parade in Whitley Bay. Image copyright Google Maps.

Man charged with murder of North East man Matthew Davis

A man has been charged with the murder of North East man Matthew Davis.

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