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13/08/2019

World Renowned Grafitti Kings to Visit Knife Angel

With a following of over 2.4million on social media, the Graffiti Kings are world renowned street artists and their founder, Darren Cullen aka SER, is the only graffiti artist approved by the British Government.

Read more 13/08/2019

Man Arrested & Knife Recovered Following Shoplifting Offence

During the early hours of this morning, police arrested a man, 36, who was wanted in connection with a theft from Sainsbury’s store on Westbury Street in Thornaby in July.

Read more 13/08/2019

Motorbike Recovered in North Ormesby

Yesterday at around 8:50pm, PCSO Nicola Clerc was carrying out a routine patrol in the North Ormesby area when she witnessed a motorcycle driving dangerously.

Read more 13/08/2019

Dog Unit Arrests Suspected Dangerous Driver

On Saturday 10th August, PC Mo Rashad and PD Rocky were called to a report of a man believed to be driving a silver Mitsubishi dangerously in the Skelton area.

Read more 12/08/2019

Multi-Force Operation Continues to Tackle Rural Crime

Over 120 police officers, staff and volunteers from several forces across the North of England joined together overnight as part of an ongoing bid to tackle rural crime.

Read more 09/08/2019

CCTV Image Released Following Attempted Robbery in Middlesbrough

Police are releasing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an attempted robbery on Wilson Street in Middlesbrough.

Read more 06/08/2019

Large Haul of Drugs Recovered from Redcar Beach Event

A large quantity of drugs was seized from attendees of the Beach Jam event at Majuba Beach on Saturday 3 August. 

Read more 06/08/2019

27ft Knife Angel Sculpture Unveiled in Middlesbrough

A 27ft sculpture that highlights the losses and consequences of knife crime has been unveiled in Middlesbrough.

Read more 06/08/2019

Closure Order Issued to Tenants of Hartlepool Property

Officers from the Hartlepool Neighbourhood Police Team executed a closure order at a property on Charterhouse Street yesterday following issues with drugs and anti-social behaviour.

Read more 06/08/2019

Police officer recruitment planned at Cleveland Police

Budding police officers are being encouraged to show their interest in joining Cleveland Police as the Force continues with its plans to recruit more than 100 officers before the end of April 2020.

Read more 05/08/2019

Texas Tech Students Visit Teesside

Two undergraduate students from America recently visited Teesside as part of a study programme to find out more about our region’s approach to drug and alcohol treatment and prevention.

Read more 30/07/2019

Stockton CID Arrests in 24 Hours

Officers from Stockton CID have made a number of arrests and one charge over the last 24 hours in connection with two burglaries, attempted thefts from motor vehicles and an attempted robbery.

Read more 23/07/2019

Crime Prevention Officers in their Second Week of Operation Phoenix Events

Cleveland Police’s Crime Prevention Officers are onto their second week of events as part of Operation Phoenix.

Read more 19/07/2019

Investigating Officer Welcomes Jail Sentence for Fraudulent Guisborough Estate Agent

Today (Friday 19th July) at Teesside Crown Court, former Guisborough Estate Agent Roger Darnton received a two year sentence for fraud offences.  Investigating Officer Det Constable Emma Marsay, Cleveland Police Economic Crime Unit said:

Read more 19/07/2019

Police and Travel Agents Team Up to Spread Holiday Crime Prevention Messages

One in three people taking part in a poll carried out on Facebook have admitted to advertising that their homes are empty whilst away on holiday.

Read more 18/07/2019

Officers Committed to Tackling Modern Slavery

Latest figures from the Modern Slavery Helpline show that modern slavery continues to be an ongoing hidden problem. However, more people are reporting to the helpline either via online, telephone and using the free Unseen App.

Read more 18/07/2019

Man Charged Following Redcar Burglary Incident

A 28-year-old man has been charged with driving whilst disqualified, failing to provide a specimen for analysis, vehicle interference, aggravated vehicle taking, burglary and theft, driving dangerously, no insurance and theft from a vehicle following an alleged incident on Kirkleatham Lane in Redcar.

Read more 18/07/2019

Two People Arrested as Part of Operation Phoenix

Two people have been arrested and a quantity of suspected heroin and cannabis has been seized after a raid was carried out at an address on Portman Street in Middlesbrough under the banner of Operation Phoenix.

Read more 16/07/2019

Mini Police Raise Thousands for Children’s Charity

A children’s charity will benefit to the tune of more than £4, 000 after a Cleveland PCSO enlisted the support of Mini Police recruits to raise money for them.

Read more 16/07/2019

Crime Prevention Officers Swoop in with Advice as Part of Operation Phoenix

Cleveland Police’s Crime Prevention Officers are offering advice and assistance for members of the public as part of a new major summer operation.

Read more 16/07/2019

Crime Prevention Officers Swoop in with Advice as Part of Operation Phoenix

Cleveland Police’s Crime Prevention Officers are offering advice and assistance for members of the public as part of a new major summer operation.

Read more 12/07/2019

10 year Sentence for Man Found Guilty of Aggravated Burglary in Middlesbrough

A 30 year old man has been handed a ten year sentence after he was found guilty of offences including an aggravated burglary which left a young woman terrified.

Read more 11/07/2019

Cleveland Officers Organise Girls Football Tournament to Divert from Anti-Social Behaviour

Cleveland Police’s School Liaison Officers celebrated the women’s World Cup this year by organising a girls-only football tournament in Middlesbrough.

Read more 11/07/2019

Cleveland Officers Organise Girls Football Tournament to Divert from Anti-Social Behaviour

Cleveland Police’s School Liaison Officers celebrated the women’s World Cup this year by organising a girls-only football tournament in Middlesbrough.

Read more 10/07/2019

Police Issue Vehicle Reminder after Spate of Vehicle Break-ins in Hartlepool

Police are reminding vehicle owners to ensure their vehicles are locked and valuables are not left on display after a spate of thefts from vehicles across Hartlepool.

Read more 03/07/2019

Crime Prevention: Top Tips on Preventing Summer Walk In Burglaries

This month the Crime Prevention team are focusing on ‘Walk in Burglaries’ - which, as the name suggests, means that the burglar has simply entered your home through an unlocked door or window. A staggering 1 in 3 burglaries are via this method.

Read more 28/06/2019

Police Issue Vehicle Security Reminder after Increase of Thefts in Redcar

 

Police are reminding vehicle owners to ensure valuables are not left on display and doors are locked after a spate of break-ins across Redcar.

Read more 28/06/2019

Our Pledge to You

To those we serve,

Cleveland Police has started a process which will lead to significant improvements for you, the people of Hartlepool, Stockton-on-Tees, Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland.

Read more 28/06/2019

Man Arrested on Suspicion of Dangerous Driving on Seaton Lane, Hartlepool

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and criminal damage after a dispute in Hartlepool.

Read more 27/06/2019

Man Arrested after Confronting Officers with a Weapon on Tempest Road, Hartlepool

A 51-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of affray in connection with an incident on Tempest Road in Hartlepool, yesterday at around 11:40pm.

Read more 27/06/2019

Emergency Service Walk in Aid of Blue Light Mental Health

Over 100 emergency service workers are walking 20 miles of the Cleveland Way this weekend to raise awareness of mental health.

Read more 26/06/2019

Thousands of Pounds Worth of Cannabis Recovered in Stockton

  Police have seized thousands of pounds worth of cannabis in Stockton.

Read more 20/06/2019

Man Arrested and Knife Recovered in Stockton

In the early hours of this morning, CCTV belonging to Stockton Council monitored a man acting suspiciously in the high street and it is believed he was in possession of a weapon.

Read more 20/06/2019

Man Arrested in Connection with Two Robberies

Officers from Stockton CID have arrested a 48-year-old man on suspicion of robbery and he currently remains in custody.

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