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Join 4000 people in having your say on neighbourhood policing!

4,000 people have given their views on neighbourhood policing, and others are urged to have their say before the Cleveland Police survey closes next week.

Read more 05/11/2019

CCTV Images Released Following Burglary at KFC in Hartlepool

Police are releasing CCTV images of two males they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at KFC on the Lanyard in Hartlepool.

Read more 01/11/2019

November Crime Prevention Blog: Doorstep Crime

I gave a talk recently where I spoke to a number of people, many of whom were telling me about doorstep callers.

Read more 29/10/2019

Force Launches Consultation on Neighbourhood Policing

Cleveland Police has launched a major consultation on neighbourhood policing with residents across the area urged to give their views.  

Read more 28/10/2019

Three Further Arrests Made in Connection with Attempted Murder in Norton

Officers from Stockton CID have made three further arrests in connection with the attempted murder in Norton on Wednesday 23rd October.

Read more 24/10/2019

Attempted murder in Norton - Update

A Cleveland Police spokesperson said: “A 26-year-old man found with stab wounds at an address on Waterford Road in Norton on the evening of Wednesday 23rd October 2019 remains in James Cook University Hospital. His condition continues to be described as life threatening.

Read more 23/10/2019

Suspected Drugs, Cash, Weapons and Quad Bikes Recovered from Ingleby Barwick Property

Stockton Neighbourhood Officers conducted a drugs warrant at a property on Beacons Lane in Ingleby Barwick yesterday, Tuesday 22nd October.

Read more 23/10/2019

500 fire investigations complete as emergency services sign new protocol

Cleveland Police and Cleveland Fire Brigade have carried out over 500 joint fire investigations in the last five years.

Read more 16/10/2019

Appeal for Group of Women to Come Forward Following Linthorpe Road Assault

Officers are appealing for a group of women to come forward following a reported assault on Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough (close to the junction of Southfield Road/ Princes Road).

Read more 11/10/2019

Over Twenty Arrests after Operation Phoenix Day of Action

Dozens of officers from teams throughout Cleveland Police* joined forces today (Friday 11th October) in a bid to locate and arrest a number of wanted people.

Read more 10/10/2019

Cleveland Police, emergency services and partners come together on World Mental Health Day 2019 to donate £3,600 to Redcar and Cleveland Mind

Cleveland Police organised a charity Blue Light Way walk in June to break down stigma and discrimination of mental health within emergency services and the wider communities we live and work in.

Read more 10/10/2019

Cleveland Police Renews Pledge to Challenge Mental Health Stigma on World Mental Health Day

Cleveland Police Chief Constable Richard Lewis has renewed a pledge to challenge mental health stigma this World Mental Health Day (Thursday 10th October).

Read more 09/10/2019

Family Pay Tribute to Man Killed in Alleged Incident in Thornaby

A family have paid tribute to their beloved son, brother, dad and granddad after he died following an alleged incident outside The Roundel Pub in Thornaby on Tuesday 17th September.

Read more 04/10/2019

Crime Prevention October Blog: Use of light to fight crime

For my blog this month, I’m going to ask you to consider the use of ‘light’ in the fight against crime.

Read more 02/10/2019

Hemwand Ali Hussain suspected murder: Have you seen these men?

Detectives investigating the suspected murder of a 30-year-old dad in Hartlepool have now released pictures of three men they want to trace.

Read more 01/10/2019

Man Found Guilty of Attempted Murder and Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

Today, Tuesday 1st October, Ian Froom, aged 48, of Westfield Court in Redcar was found guilty of attempted murder following a domestic incident against his pregnant partner at the address in April 2019.

Read more 01/10/2019

Cleveland and Durham Insurance Enforcement Operation during National Tyre Safety Month

Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit will today (Tuesday 1 October) join other Forces across the UK to help remove uninsured drivers from the roads and highlight the importance of tyre safety.

Read more 01/10/2019

Two Women Arrested on Suspicion of Burglary in Stockton

Officers have arrested two women aged 42 and 30 on suspicion of burglary following an incident on Woodland Street in Stockton.

Read more 01/10/2019

Police Seize Nearly £1million Worth of Cannabis in One Week

Nearly £1million pounds worth of drugs, two vehicles and £10,000 cash was seized by the Force from six addresses in Cleveland and one in Durham last week.

Read more 28/09/2019

Tributes given to the two men who died in former SSI incident

Police have named the two men who died in the incident at the former SSI Site on Thursday 19th September as John Mackay and Tommy Williams. Their families have now released photos of their loved ones and issued tributes to them.

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