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14/12/2017

Appeal Following Robbery and Thefts in Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information as they investigate two thefts and a robbery that occurred on the same day in Coulby Newham, Middlesbrough.

Read more 13/12/2017

Appeal after Medication Stolen from Vehicle in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after medication was stolen from the boot of a vehicle on Newport Terrace in Middlesbrough.

Read more 11/12/2017

Burglary on Cumberland Road, Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a property was broken into on Cumberland Road in Middlesbrough.

Read more 08/12/2017

Appeal to Trace Man in Connection with Hartlepool Rape

Police are appealing to trace a man they want to speak to in connection with the rape of a 16-year-old girl in Hartlepool.

Read more 08/12/2017

Man Robbed in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a 26-year-old man was robbed on the footpath between High Farm View and Maplewood Drive in Middlesbrough (known locally as the Black Path).

Read more 08/12/2017

CCTV Image Released Following Sexual Assault in Middlesbrough

Police are releasing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a report of a sexual assault on Park Lane in Middlesbrough.

Read more 08/12/2017

Appeal following serious collision on A173 near Guisborough

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a serious collision on the A173 Guisborough to Great Ayton road.

Read more 06/12/2017

Police Re-Appeal to Trace Absconder, John Henry Swales

Officers are repeating their appeal to the public for their assistance in tracing John Henry Swales, 23, who absconded from Kirklevington Prison in Yarm in September.

Read more 05/12/2017

Attempt Burglary in Grove Hill, Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after an attempted burglary occurred at a property near to the junction of Easson Street and Eden Road in Grove Hill, Middlesbrough.

Read more 01/12/2017

1 Million Pounds Worth of Suspected Cocaine Seized

Cleveland Police have recovered suspected cocaine worth an estimated value excessing 1 million pounds.

Read more 01/12/2017

Warning Following Potential Bogus Caller in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information following a report of a suspected male bogus caller on Meadowgate Drive in Hartlepool.

Read more 29/11/2017

Money Stolen from Storey Carpets on Portrack Industrial Estate

Police are appealing for information after Storey Carpets on Portrack Industrial Estate in Stockton was burgled.

Read more 29/11/2017

Attempt Burglary in the Thornhill/Rye Hill Gardens area of Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information after a man was disturbed attempting to break into a shed or property in the Thornhill/Rye Hill Gardens area of Hartlepool.

Read more 29/11/2017

Appeal for Witnesses Following Serious Collision in Stockton

Police are appealing for information and for the driver of black vehicle to come forward after a yellow/ gold Peugeot 307 vehicle collided with two pedestrians on the A1305, at the junction with Bishopton Lane in Stockton (near to the Station Pub).

Read more 29/11/2017

Crime Prevention Christmas ‘Pop Up Shops’

This week the Crime Prevention Team will be launching their ‘Jingle Bells’ campaign by hosting four ‘pop up shops’. The team will be handing out purse bells and providing crime prevention advice. This will be to ensure that people are extra safe throughout the festive season.

Read more 28/11/2017

Two Properties Burgled on Glaisdale Road in Yarm

Police are appealing for information after two properties on Glaisdale Road in Yarm were broken into.

Read more 28/11/2017

York Road Property Burgled in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a property was broken into on York Road in Middlesbrough.

Read more 28/11/2017

Air Rifle Incidents in Eston

Overnight on 24th November (Friday) a number of windows in a block of flats in Barley Hill Close in Eston were damaged by an air rifle.  Thankfully no one was injured however it caused hundreds of pounds of damage.

Read more 28/11/2017

Sentimental Items Stolen from Cemetery, Stockton

Items of great sentimental value have been stolen from a grave in Oxbridge Cemetery in Stockton , leaving relatives extremely upset and desperate for them to be returned.

Read more 27/11/2017

Robbery at McColl’s in Hemlington

Police are appealing for information after a robbery occurred at McColl’s in the Viewley Centre in Hemlington, Middlesbrough.

Read more 27/11/2017

Offensive Image Scratched into Vehicle Bonnet at Skelton Retail Park

Police are appealing for information after a black Volkswagen Golf vehicle was subject to criminal damage in the car park outside of B&M in Skelton Retail Park.

Read more 27/11/2017

83-Year-Old Woman Robbed in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information after an 83-year-old woman was robbed whilst walking through Richard Court in Hartlepool towards Flaxton Street.

Read more 27/11/2017

Theft of Building Materials, Eston

A householder who was due to have their drive redone has had thousands of pounds worth of building materials stolen on Saturday morning (6.20pm on 25th November).

Read more 27/11/2017

Appeal following collision on Powlett Road, Hartlepool

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision to come forward.

It happened on Powlett Road in Hartlepool just after 6.30pm yesterday, Sunday 26th November, and it involved a Citroen C1 and a Yamaha motorcycle.

Read more 23/11/2017

Appeal following Rape in Hartlepool

Police are investigating a report of rape which took place between 2:00pm and 2:30pm on Saturday 18th November.

Read more 22/11/2017

Sonny Stephenson Death, Further Police Appeal

Cleveland and North Yorkshire Major Investigation Team would like to identify a man who was seen walking on Ash Road and Park Lane (close to Park House Care Home) in Guisborough between 21.10pm and 21.35pm on Sunday 27th August – the day before the August Bank Holiday.

Read more 21/11/2017

Police Appeal after Dog is Shot and Killed in Eston

Police are appealing for information after a dog was shot and killed in Eston.

Read more 20/11/2017

Appeal Following Arson in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after an incident of arson in Middlesbrough which happened at around 3pm on Sunday 19th November on Harford Street.

Read more 17/11/2017

17-Year-Old Male Robbed in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a 17-year-old male was robbed at the junction of Roman Road and Burlam Road in Middlesbrough.

Read more 17/11/2017

November Crime Prevention Blog

Use defensive shrubs to keep burglars at bay! By Crime Prevention & Architectural Liaison Officer Gerry McBride

Read more 15/11/2017

CCTV Footage Released Following Foot Asylum Burglary

Police are releasing CCTV footage of a man that they want to speak to in connection with a burglary at the Foot Asylum on Corporation Road in Middlesbrough.

Read more 15/11/2017

Sentimental Jewellery and Collectors Coins Stolen in Burglary, Hartlepool

Sentimental items of jewellery and collectors coins were stolen in a burglary in Hartlepool.

Read more 15/11/2017

Appeal Following Attempted Robbery in Thornaby

Police are appealing for information after a man was threatened at the site of a new fire station building in Thornaby.

Read more 08/11/2017

Burglary Victim Reunited with Stolen Laptop

Police investigating a burglary were able to return a laptop to a grateful university student after their enquiries resulted in its recovery.

Read more 07/11/2017

Police Appeal to Trace Absconder, John Henry Swales

Police are appealing for information to trace John Henry Swales who absconded from Kirklevington Prison in Yarm in September.

Read more 07/11/2017

Man Assaulted at the Junction of Trimdon Avenue and Earlsdon Avenue

Police are appealing for information after a 46-year-old man was assaulted at the junction of Trimdon Avenue and Earlsdon Avenue in Middlesbrough.

Read more 07/11/2017

Three Men Assaulted in South Bank

Police are appealing for information after three men were assaulted near to the underpass at South Bank (close to Asda).

Read more 07/11/2017

Second Male Arrested Following Rape in Albert Park in Middlesbrough

A second 17-year-old male has been arrested in connection with an investigation to a rape in Albert Park in Middlesbrough.

Read more 06/11/2017

Police Release E-fit Following Robbery in Stockton

Police are releasing an E-fit of a man that they want to trace in connection with a robbery.

Read more 03/11/2017

Appeal Following Rape in Albert Park in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a report that a teenage girl was raped in Albert Park, Middlesbrough.

Read more 03/11/2017

North Ormesby Primary Academy Broken Into

Police are appealing for information after North Ormesby Primary Academy in Middlesbrough was broken into.

Read more 02/11/2017

Police Identify More Speeding Drivers Next to Family Park

Police have carried out a further operation to identify speeding drivers on a road next to a family park.

Read more 31/10/2017

Apply for a Volunteer Role!

Applications for Vehicle Checking Volunteers and Volunteer Manager roles at Cleveland Police are being extended until mid-November.

Read more 30/10/2017

Police Appeal for Witnesses to Incident in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident in which a 35 year old man suffered serious injuries following a collision with a jeep.

Read more 24/10/2017

Appeal for Witnesses Following Suspected ‘Road Rage’ Incident in Stockton

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a suspected ‘road rage’ incident occurred on the A177 Durham Road, close to Tesco’s in Stockton.

Read more 20/10/2017

Bicycle Stolen from Middlesbrough Bus Station

Police are appealing for information after a bicycle was stolen from a cycle storage area of Middlesbrough Bus Station.

Read more 20/10/2017

63-Year-Old Man Assaulted on Cargo Fleet Lane

Police are appealing for information after a 63-year-old man was assaulted whilst walking along Cargo Fleet Lane, near to the junction of Crestwood in Middlesbrough.

Read more 19/10/2017

Rolex Watch Stolen from Goldsmiths in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a Rolex watch was stolen from Goldsmiths on Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough.

Read more 18/10/2017

Motorbike Stolen in Roseworth

Police are appealing for information after a motorcycle was stolen from the outside of a property on Railway Cuttings in Roseworth.

Read more 18/10/2017

Man Seriously Injured in Racially Motivated Attack in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a 59-year-old man was targeted in what police believe to be a racially motivated attack.

Read more 17/10/2017

Senior Traffic Officer “Disgusted” at Drivers on Their Mobile Phones at Scene of Serious Collision

A senior traffic officer has expressed his “disgust” at some drivers who filmed on their mobile phones as they passed the scene of a serious crash on the A19 last Friday morning.

Read more 17/10/2017

Police Appeal to Trace Member of the Public Following Alleged Incident in Hartlepool

Police are appealing to trace a member of the public who was at the scene of an incident whereby a woman was allegedly threatened with a knife in Hartlepool.

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