Helicopter Watch

Find out what the Cleveland Police Helicopter has been doing in your area.

NPAS Cleveland Police Helicopter

NPAS Tees Valley

The helicopter, based at Durham Tees Valley airport, supports numerous areas of operational policing and is equipped with thermal imaging cameras for locating criminals and missing people. It is a known fact that it takes the equivalent of 454 officer hours to search an area that a helicopter can do in 12 minutes.

This page is intended to provide basic information to the general public regarding the work of the police helicopter and will be updated on a daily basis. Weekend and public holiday updates will appear on the next working day.

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Please note that not all items are always listed due to operational sensitivity or ongoing investigation.

2013/2014

Last updated: 22/04/2014

Date Time Location Task Type Result

21-04-14

13:00

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Assisted in the search for distressed missing female. Large open areas searched in conjunction with other resources. Female located and taken for medical care.

20-04-14

10:45

Middlesbrough

Containment

Assist specialist officers with containment of premises prior to entry being made.

20/04/14

02:00

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Assisted in the search for males having failed to stop in a suspected stolen vehicle and then making off on foot. Area searched with no trace.

17-04-14

22:50

Stockton

Missing Person

Further searches carried out for an elderly missing male. Areas searched as directed, male not located.

17-04-14

22:35

Middlesbrough

Firearms

Requested to search for group of youths reported to be firing an air weapon at windows. On arrival group located and officers directed. Three persons detained nearby.

17-04-14

22:15

Stockton

Missing Person

Search carried out for an elderly missing male. Areas searched as directed male not located. Divert to next task.

17-04-14

19:30

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Assisted in the search for distressed missing male. Large open areas searched in conjunction with other resources. Male located by a ground officer.

17-04-14

10.15

Middlesbrough

Vehicle pursuit

Responded to report of a vehicle failing to stop. Vehicle abandoned prior to our arrival, area search for suspects conducted.

16-04-14

01.20

Middlesbrough

Vehicle pursuit

Responded to report of a vehicle failing to stop. Vehicle lost prior to our arrival, no further sightings.

15-04-14

22.25

Middlesbrough

Missing Persons

Tasked to search grounds of hospital for missing male. The man was detained by security staff as aircraft searched overhead.

15-04-14

21.11

South bank

Vehicle search

Search for suspects after stolen Volkwagen Eos abandoned in South Bank. No trace found.

15-04-14

20.43

Coulby Newham

Vehicle search

Tasked to search for stolen Volkswagen Eos vehicle. No trace found.

15-04-14

20.20

Eston

Missing Persons

Tasked to search for vulnerable male who was located in a cemetery. Officers directed and male taken to hospital.

15-04-14

19.55

Ellerby Wood

Missing Persons

Tasked to search Ellerby Wood in North Yorkshire for vulnerable missing male, who was not located.

15-04-14

02:35

Stockton

Missing Persons

Requested to search for two young males missing from home. On arrival area search commenced and two males located hiding in bushes. Officers directed and both detained.

15-04-14

00:50

Stockton

Missing Person

Requested to search for a missing male, areas searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

15-04-14

00:30

Stockton

Crime Search

Search carried out for males reportedly disturbed by security on a works site. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

13-04-14

23:40

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Requested to assist with search for reported intruders in rear gardens. On arrival stood down as false alarm with good intent.

13-04-14

16:40

Middlesbrough

Concern For Safety

Requested to search for a distressed female. Area searched after sighting of female, whilst searching female located by ground unit.

13-04-14

16:25

Middlesbrough

Nuisance

Requested to search for large group of motorbikes causing problems. Motorbikes located and officers updated as to location before diverting to next task.

13-04-14

01:00

Redcar

Concern for Welfare

Requested to search for missing male in Redcar. All areas searched as directed with no trace.

12-04-14

16:30

Eston Hills

Concern For Welfare

Requested to search for missing male from Middlesbrough. Area searched as directed and confirmed clear.

12-04-14

00:05

Eston Hills

Crime Search

Assist with search for persons believed to be responsible for setting fire to a stolen vehicle. Five people located and ground units directed.

11-04-14

22:00

Eston Hills

Crime Search

Search for two vehicles believed to be stolen. Vehicles located together with two quad vehicles.

10-04-14

23:40

Hartlepool

Crime Search

Search for person who made off after abandoning a motor vehicle. Rear gardens searched and cleared.

10-04-14

14:30

Ormesby

Crime Search

Assisted in search for males believed to be responsible for robbery at shop. Areas searched as directed with no trace. Aircraft stood down.

10-04-14

13:15

Saltburn

Crime Search

Request to search for persons reportedly firing weapons in wooded area close to rail workers on main line. Area searched and two males identified. Firearms officers directed and males arrested.

08-04-14

09:10

Eston

Containment

Assist ground units with containment of premises during execution of a warrant.

07-04-14

01:20

Grangetown

Crime Search

Search for person who made off after reportedly stealing a motorcycle. Large open area searched and cleared.

07-04-14

00:35

Hartlepool

Crime Search

Search for intruder who made off from industrial premises. Large open area searched and cleared.

06-04-14

1455

Eston Hills

Crime Search

Search for male with rifle shooting in woods. Male located and officers directed.

06-04-14

1430

Skelton

Crime Search

Search for males reported to be in possession of firearm. Three males located and officers directed to them.

06-04-14

1410

Eston

Crime Search

Search for abandoned stolen vehicle, located burnt out in remote location.

06-04-14

01:30

Eston

Crime Search

Requested to search for a male believed to be responsible for assault. Area searched as directed, enquiries on going.

05-04-14

23:45

Stockton

Crime Search

Requested to look for male believed to be responsible for damage to a school. Area searched as directed. Enquiries ongoing.

05-04-14

22:05

Stockton

Concern For Welfare

Search for vulnerable female in park area of the town. Female locate by ground officer as aircraft arrived on scene.

04-04-14

1835

Stockton

Missing Person

Search for missing elderly male who was located by ground officer as aircraft arrived on scene.

04-04-14

18:25

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assisted in searching for nuisance motorbikes reportedly being driven dangerously on pavements. Area searched with no trace.

03-04-14

18:20

Stockton

Crime Search

Requested to search for persons believed to be responsible for criminal damage. Area searched and confirmed clear.

28-03-14

12:00

Hartlepool

Crime Search

Search for males having made off from a vehicle which had made off from police. Males identified at address and officers directed to them.

28-03-14

10:20

Stockton

Public Event

Attended St Cuthberts Primary school for visit.

27-03-14

23:50

Stockton

Vehicle follow

Attend report of suspicious vehicle being followed by unmarked police vehicle. Vehicle stopped and persons detained whilst overhead.


27-03-14

23:30

South Bank

Crime Search

Assist with search of Corus site after persons reportedly seen stealing cable. Whilst overhead two persons detained by ground units.


27-03-14

22:55

Guisborough

Crime Search

Assist with area search after several vehicles broken into in a small area of the town. Persons not located.


27-03-14

22:15

Hartlepool

Specialist Containment

Assist specialist officers with containment of property and provide downlink at ongoing incident.

25-03-14

23:50

Stockton

Suspicious Incident

Attend report of suspicious incident. Area checked and confirmed report a false alarm with good intent.

25-03-14

22:50

Stockton

Crime Search

Assist with search for male who made off from officers after being stopped in a vehicle. Male located in open area off Queen Elizabeth way and ground units directed.

24-03-14

22:20

Hartlepool

Concern for Welfare

Search of beach and marina for vulnerable male. Subject located.

23-3-14

22:50

Redcar And Cleveland

Vehicle pursuit

Vehicle failing to stop, assist area search of abandoned vehicle, enquiries on going.

23-3-14

20:30

Stockton

Vulnerable missing person

Requested to search for two missing girls, while conducting the search, subjects located by officers and returned to their home addresses.

23-3-14

19:50

Redcar And Cleveland

Vulnerable missing person

Request search for vulnerable missing male, area searched as directed, subject located and detained for welfare.

23-3-14

09:25

Thornaby

Search Crime

Two motorcycles seen riding off road whilst traveling back to base. Ground units directed and two people reported and bikes seized.

23-3-14

09:10

Lazenby

Search Other

Attend open areas near to Lazenby after reports of a man possibly in possession of a firearm. Male located, ground units directed and all in order.

23-3-14

01:45

Southbank

Crime Search

Report of armed robbery at a social club. Attend scene to give assistance. Search for suspects or vehicle in area – negative.

22-3-14

22:30

Redcar

Vehicle Pursuit

Vehicle crashed prior to our arrival. Attend scene where driver was detained by ground unit.

22-3-14

22:00

Wynyard

Crime Search

Search for males disturbed on a building yard. Direct units to three males who were detained by dog section.

22-03-14

01:35

Stockton

Vulnerable missing person

Search for a vulnerable missing male, Stockton. While searching the river, subject located at an address, units resumed.

21-03-14

21:25

Redcar and Cleveland

Crime Search

Search for subject reportedly breaking in to building, area searched and subject located. Officers directed to the scene and male detained for enquiries.

20-03-14

23:30

Middlesbrough

Concern for welfare

Extensive search carried out around the Brambles farm area for vulnerable male. He was located at friends home in the South Bank area.

20-3-14

00:15

Middlesbrough

Concern for welfare

Search for vulnerable female – extensive search of open areas. Female located by ground units inside an address.

19-3-14

01:20

Redcar

Concern for welfare

Search for vulnerable male. Wooded areas searched as directed with no trace.

18-3-14

02:00

Middlesbrough

Concern for welfare

Search for male following domestic incident. Area searched and whilst on scene, male located by ground unit.

17-3-14

00:45

Stockton

Vehicle Pursuit

Deployed to vehicle pursuit. As aircraft arrived on scene, vehicle came to a stop and two arrests were made.

17-3-14

21:15

Hartlepool

Vehicle search

Deploy to carry out search for suspected stolen vehicle which had been sighted in area. Vehicle located and ground units directed to location where vehicle was recovered.

16-3-14

22:15

Yarm

Crime Search

Search for suspect/s disturbed breaking in to a dwelling on Bridge Street – search river paths – all negative.

16-3-14

22:00

Thornaby

Search Crime

Search for male disturbed breaking in to a property near Westbury Street. Search for male negative.

16-3-14

19:00

Hartlepool

Person Search

Requested to search for sighting of missing Durham man in Brierton area. Locate described male but when checked by units, not missing male from Durham. Male checked and in order.

15/03/14

23:30

Eston

Search Crime

Search for off-road vehicles believed to be responsible for damage and anti-social driving. Vehicles located, officers directed and occupants detained.

15/03/14

19:40

Stockton

Search Crime

Search carried out for occupants of a stolen car that had been abandoned. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

14/03/14

21:40

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Suspects disturbed in rear gardens. Area searched and cleared.

14/03/14

21:35

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Whilst airborne, respond to burglary in progress. Area contained and suspect detained in premises.

14/03/14

21:15

Lazenby

Search Crime

Search for suspects following theft from vehicle. Immediate area and open ground cleared.

13/03/14

22:45

Stockton

Search Crime

Assisted units with a search for suspects acting suspiciously at the rear of dwelling properties. Search conducted with no trace.

13/03/14

22:10

Saltburn

Missing Person

Assisted units with a search of the coastline for a vulnerable missing male. Search conducted with no trace.

13/03/14

20:30

Stockton

Search Crime

Assisted units with a search for a suspect wanted in connection with a violent domestic incident. Search conducted with no trace.

13/03/14

08:30

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Requested to search serious crime scene for evidence, flown as requested and planned.

12/03/14

21:10

Stockton

Search Crime

Assisted units with a search for a suspect believed to have crashed his vehicle causing severe damage to roadside furniture and then fled from the scene. Search conducted with no trace.

11/03/14

21:30

Tees Dock

Search Crime

Assisted in the search for 3 males on site at Tees Dock believed to be stealing. Area searched in conjunction with dog section with no trace.

10/03/14

19:45

South Bank

Search crime

Assist with a search for a suspect in relation to criminal damage offence. Search conducted with no trace.

10/03/14

19:30

Grangetown

Search Crime

Assist with a search for two suspects believed to be involved in an assault. Search conducted with no trace.

09-03-14

14:35

Stockton

Search Crime

Assist with search of industrial compound following report of intruder sighted by CCTV. Searchable areas cleared with no trace.

05/03/14

01:45

Nunthorpe

Search Crime

Assisted in search for suspected burglar. All areas searched as directed with no trace .

06/03/14

00:20

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assist units with a search of rear yards in a built up area for a male wanted in connection with an assault. Area searched with no trace.

28-02-14

02:35

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assisted in the search for suspects from a reported burglary. Rear alleyways and streets searched with no trace.

28-02-14

01:40

Norton

Search Crime

Search for males making off from an abandoned vehicle. Open areas and routes through estate searched and cleared.

28-02-14

00:15

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assisted in the search for persons believed to be responsible for a burglary. Open areas and rail line searched and cleared.

27-02-14

23:35

Redcar

Concern For Welfare

Assisted in search for female believed to be injured. Female located by ground officers and aircraft stood down.

27-02-14

01:25

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Aircraft to assist in pursuit and stood down on route as vehicle located abandoned.

26-02-14

21:45

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Aircraft searched for male believed to be responsible for damage and nuisance on estate, including damage to police vehicle. Males located by aircraft, officers directed and males arrested.

26-02-14

20:55

Redcar

Search Crime

Aircraft attacked by laser whilst on separate incident. Suspect and laser located, officers directed and suspect arrested.

26-02-14

20:50

Redcar

Search Crime

Assisted in search for suspect in vehicle. Vehicle located by ground officers in public car park and male detained.

22-02-14

00:50

Thornaby

Missing Person

Request to search for elderly vulnerable male near to home address. Male located by aircraft several streets away behind a wall and officers directed.

21-02-14

09:50

South Bank

Search Vehicle

Searched for a vehicle involved in a collision which had made off. Large area searched for damaged vehicle. Located by ground officers.

21-02-14

21:25

Eston

Search Crime

Assisted in searching the open areas around and estate for two males following a burglary. All areas searched as directed with no trace of suspected offenders.

21-02-14

19:50

Redcar

Search Crime

Building site on Mersey road searched for persons believed to be responsible for attempting to steal a dumper truck. Searchable areas cleared together with dog section.

20-02-14

23:30

Stockton

Missing Person

Extensive area search carried out for vulnerable male who was located some distance away. Officers directed to him.

20-02-14

20:05

Saltburn

Crime Search

Requested to assist with report of caravan being stolen at a rural farm. As aircraft arrived ground unit stopped suspect vehicle and found to be a false alarm with good intent.

20-02-14

15:10

Saltburn

Search for Body

Assist units with a search of the cliffs at Saltburn due to a report of a body at that location. Man’s body located and recovered.

20-02-14

08:45

Middlesbrough

Suspect Search

Search for a suspect who had made off from police towards the riverside, including works sites in the area.

19-02-14

21:20

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Further area search carried out for vulnerable male. Male and vehicle located safe and well whilst searching.

19-02-14

20:05

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Extensive area search carried out for vulnerable male. Male and vehicle not located.

19-02-14

19:40

Redcar

Missing Person

Extensive area search carried out for vulnerable male. Male not located.

18-02-14

12:45

South Bank

RTC

Overturned LGV tanker on A66, downlink live images of scene to control room.

17-01-14

00:05

Redcar

Suspect Search

Search for suspects believed to be intruding on steel works site. Whilst searching, ground unit confirmed no offences had taken place. False alarm with good intent.

16-02-14

23:10

Middlesbrough

Concern for welfare

Assist with search for vulnerable missing female who was located whilst the search was conducted. Directed ground officers to her where she was then detained.

15-02-14

23:15

Saltburn

Concern for welfare

Extensive area search carried out for vulnerable male who was not located.

15-02-14

18:50

Middlesbrough

Concern for Welfare

Assist with search for vulnerable missing female who was located by ground units whilst overhead.

15-02-14

18:30

Middlesbrough

Concern for Welfare

Assist with search for vulnerable missing female. Search of requested areas carried out.

12-02-14

11:10

Stockton

Suspect Search

Search for suspect believed to be involved in an assault who had fled the scene and ran into rear gardens.

11-02-14

23:05

Middlesbrough

Suspect Search

Search for the occupant of a vehicle, who fled when stopped by Road Policing Unit.

11-02-14

01:30

Hartlepool

Crime Search

Search for male believed to be responsible for breaking in to vehicles near the Headland. Search negative.

09-02-14

01:30

Stockton

Search Crime

Requested to search for persons believed to be responsible for a robbery. Area search conducted as directed, three people detained by officers. Aircraft resumed.

07-02-14

17:30

Brotton

RTC

Aircraft provided assistance at serious collision. Used thermal to survey scene and provided overhead illumination.

06-02-14

11:45

Redcar

Missing Person

Assist with search for vulnerable male in Saltburn and Redcar areas. Male located inside premises by ground units whilst conducting search.

06-02-14

22:00

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to search for subject believed to be responsible for a theft. Area searched as directed, subject located, officers directed to person and one arrested.

05-02-14

21:15

Stockton

Search Crime

Assist with searching for suspects believed to be responsible for multiple garage breaks. Search of open ground and paths negative – area confirmed as clear.

03-04-14

23:45

Redcar

Concern for Safety

Concern for safety reported for male on beach at South Gare. Officers directed and the male escorted from the beach.

02-02-14

01:55

Stockton

Missing Person

Assist with a search for a vulnerable female. Whilst on task, the female was located in a nearby security cabin safe and well.

01-2-14

2135

Redcar

Search Crime

Assist with a search for suspects possibly hiding in wooded area following a burglary. Search conducted with no trace.

01-02-14

01:30

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Search Albert Park for missing male and confirmed park clear.

31-01-14

23:45

Redcar

Concern for Safety

Report of female entering the water at Redcar sea front. Search with Lifeboat negative. Female located in town centre.

31-01-14

23:45

Dormanstown

Crime Search

Assist with search of large open areas near to steel works for persons reportedly disturbed attempting to steal property. Searchable area cleared.

30-01-14

21:10

Langbaurgh

Crime Search

Assist with search of open areas and railway lines for intruders disturbed on industrial site. Searchable area cleared.

29-01-14

23:05

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist with search of rear alley after person made off from an abandoned vehicle. Searchable area cleared.

28-01-14

21:50

Redcar and Cleveland

Missing Person

Search extensive area of Redcar & Cleveland district for missing male who was not located.

28-01-14

01:50

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search large open area after intruders made off from scene of burglary. Area searched and cleared.

28-01-14

01:15

Hartlepool

Crime Search

Attend scene of burglary and assist with search of roof and containment whilst derelict premises checked. All clear.

27-01-14

18:50

Stockton

Crime Search

Assist with area search after persons disturbed attempting to enter rear of premises. Extensive area search carried out and area cleared.

27-01-14

12:45

Billingham

Burglary

Search for male believed to be responsible for a burglary and assault. All areas searched as directed with no trace of male.

27-01-14

01:50

Redcar and Cleveland

Search other

Search for a male possibly close to railway lines at South Bank. Subject located and officers directed to him.

27-01-14

01:00

Stockton

Search other

Requested to search for a vehicle which had left the road on the A19, female driver possibly trapped. Vehicle located, and land to assist casualty.

26-01-14

16:50

Stockton

Crime Search

Assist with search for people reportedly disturbed stealing diesel from compound. Requested area cleared.

26-01-14

0910

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist with search of building compound for reported intruders.

25-01-14

2305

Stockton

Crime Search

Attend report of male in rear yard of property and when officers attended a male had made off. On arrival area search carried out and confirmed to be clear.

25-01-14

1840

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Requested to assist officers trying to locate a vulnerable female. On arrival area search commenced and female located by crew. Officers directed and female located.

25-1-14

16:45

Hartlepool

Major Inc.

Area around train station and Hartlepool football ground checked for visiting fans and downlink provided to command room.

25-1-14

14:15

Hartlepool

Major Inc.

Area around train station and Hartlepool football ground checked for visiting fans and downlink provided to command room.

25-1-14

13:15

Hartlepool

Major Inc.

Area around train station and Hartlepool football ground checked for visiting fans and downlink provided to command room.

25-1-14

08:20

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search for suspects from attempt burglary. One located by ground units prior to arrival on scene. Second suspect located by crew and ground units directed.

25-1-14

01:45

Stockton

Crime Search

Search conducted for subject believed to be responsible for burglary. Area search conducted as directed and confirmed clear. Units resumed.

23-1-14

20:00

Stockton

Search Other

Request to assist units with a search for an absconder from HMP Kirklevington. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

21-1-14

13:15

Grangetown

Search Vehicle

Request to search open/wooded area for a suspected stolen motorbike believed to have been abandoned. Search commenced and vehicle was located.

20-01-14

01:30

Saltburn

Concern for Welfare

Search for person stranded on cliff top. Male located, units directed and male taken to safety.

20-01-14

00:55

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search for suspects who had abandoned a car and were believed to be responsible for a number of thefts. One subject located hiding on a roof and one located hiding in a rear garden. Units directed and both detained.

19-01-14

02:25

Hartlepool

Missing Person

Search in Hartlepool near Church Street for missing female. Search negative.

17-01-14

19:15

Hartlepool

Vehicle Pursuit

Vehicle failed to stop and was abandoned. Aircraft assisted with search and two people detained.

16-01-14

15:30

Stockton

Search Other

Requested to search for the rider of a horse as the horse was seen to be running away with its saddle but no rider. Area searched as directed, rider located safe and well. Aircraft resumed.

16-01-14

01:45

Middlesbrough

Suspicious circumstances

Assist with search of woods and large open area after report of female screaming and shouting for help. Search carried out with no trace.

15-1-14

13:00

Stockton

Stolen Vehicle

Deployed to search for suspected stolen plant vehicle – area search negative for the vehicle in the Blakeston Lane area.

14-1-14

20:10

Stockton

Stolen Vehicle

Deployed to assist units with a search for a suspect who had allegedly abandoned a stolen motor vehicle and had made off from the scene. Search conducted with no trace.

14-1-14

12:35

South Bank

Stolen Vehicle

Requested to search for a suspected stolen vehicle, South Bank. Enquiries ongoing.

13-1-14

15.55

Redcar and Maske

Missing Person

Further tasked to search for vulnerable missing male. Numerous local officers also deployed in search. Male located on the beach at Marske. Officers directed to him and he was located and taken to safety.

13-1-14

11.55

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Tasked to search multiple open areas for vulnerable missing male. Extensive search carried out and all areas cleared allowing local officers to concentrate their efforts elsewhere.

12-1-14

23:00

Hartlepool

Pursuit

Deploy to report of vehicle failing to stop for police. Whilst en-route the vehicle stopped and persons made off into residential area. Search carried out confirming area clear – believed suspects have gone to ground inside address.

12-1-14

00:45

Redcar + Cleveland

Search Crime

Attend report of a male acting suspiciously and trying doors. On arrival male located by crew and officers directed to the man’s location.

12-1-14

00:00

Redcar + Cleveland

Burglary

Requested to assist officers searching for two males believed to be responsible for a burglary. Area searched as directed with no persons found.

11-1-14

23:30

Billingham

Assault

Attended report of male being assaulted, on arrival male located by crew and officers directed to them.

11-1-14

22:50

Middlesbrough

Pursuit

Attend report of a vehicle failing to stop, whilst en-route vehicle was lost and then found abandoned. One male arrested by officers nearby. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

11-1-14

00:40

Middlesbrough

Suspicious circumstances

Whilst returning from the last task a search was carried out for people reportedly sighted acting suspiciously around a parked vehicle. People located in the area located and ground units directed to check details.

11-1-14

00:30

Middlesbrough

Pursuit

Following vehicle pursuit a number of people made off on foot from scene. Area search conducted with no trace.

10-1-14

23:40

Stockton

Search Crime

Request to carry out area search for people reportedly disturbed breaking into farm buildings. Search carried out with no trace.

09-01-14

12:10

Stockton

Pursuit

Vehicle pursuit in Norton area. Vehicle lost prior to aircraft arrival. Area search in area proved negative.

02-01-13

10:55

Guisborough

Search Crime

Assist units with a search for a suspected stolen JCB excavator. Vehicle located. False alarm with good intent.

02-01-14

23:05

Thornaby

Missing Person

Search for female after report for concern for her welfare. Search from Thornaby to Stockton negative.

02-01-14

22:40

Redcar

Robbery

Search rear alleyways for suspects believed to be involved in a robbery at local store – alleyways confirmed to be clear.

02-01-14

22:05

Saltburn

Missing Person

Search for male on coastal path due to concern for safety – search negative. Footpath and beach clear.

01-01-14

18:45

Stockton

Missing Person

Assisted units with a search for a vulnerable missing person. Located the male who was detained by officers.

01-01-14

17:30

Grangetown

Search Crime

Search of gardens and open ground for reported intruders.

01-01-14

02:40

Middlesbrough

Concern for safety

Concern for the welfare of a man after he was reportedly in the Whinney Banks area – search for the male was negative.

01-01-14

02:00

Stockton

Vehicle Pursuit

Traffic units behind vehicle failing to stop. As aircraft came overhead the vehicle stopped and the occupants ran off. Traffic officer detained one person and a search for a second male was negative.

01-01-14

00:30

Thornaby

Concern for Safety

Search following concern for the welfare of a woman who had reportedly collapsed. Search negative.

31-12-13

16:30

Thornaby

Search Crime

Search for a vehicle which was located abandoned. Two males made off and were detained nearby.

30-12-13

11:15

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Requested to search for suspected stolen vehicle from a burglary. Vehicle located and investigations on going.

28-12-13

21:20

Middlesbrough

Op Support

Attended Teesside Park to provide downlink to command room for large scale convoy.

27-12-13

23:00

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Rooftop search for possible intruders. Area confirmed clear.

27-12-13

20:30

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Concern for welfare of vulnerable male. Numerous open areas and parks searched.

26-12-13

01:15

Middlesbrough

Pursuit

Attend report of vehicle failing to stop for police. Vehicle lost prior to arrival area search carried out and confirmed to be clear.

25-12-13

22:45

Stockton

Search Crime

Requested to search for subject believed to be responsible for burglary and car theft. Subject located, officers directed to a male and one man arrested, resumed to base.

25-12-13

00:05

Hartlepool

Pursuit

Attend report of a suspected drink driver having collided with several vehicles in Hartlepool and made off. On arrival area search commenced and vehicle located by crew, officers directed and attempted to stop the vehicle. The vehicle failed to stop and was subsequently abandoned. Officers directed by crew to a house and one person arrested.

22-12-13

10:30

Guisborough

Search Other

Assist officers with a search of large wooded areas after a possible concern for welfare was reported. Search conducted with no trace.

21-12-13

21:45

Redcar

Missing Person

Assist units with a search of several open areas/parks for a vulnerable missing person. All areas searched as directed with no trace.

21-12-13

19:40

Guisborough

Search Other

Assist officers with a search of large wooded areas after a possible concern for welfare was reported. Search conducted with no trace.

21-12-13

16:00

Guisborough

Search Other

Assist officers with a search of large wooded areas after a possible concern for welfare was reported. Search conducted with no trace.

20-12-13

01.50

Norton

Search crime

Tasked to search for suspects who were suspected of stealing lead from the roof of a house. Area contained as dog section located and arrested two suspects.

20-12-13

00.50

Middlesbrough

Search crime

Tasked to assist officers to search for a suspect after an incident involving a dog. All areas found clear.

19-12-13

16:00

Stockton

Crime search

Deployed to report of suspected break/theft in progress. Suspects located, however, found to be legitimate tradesmen and no crime had occurred.

19-12-13

14:40

Stockton

Crime search

Request to carry out area search for suspect following vehicle pursuit. Area search as directed with no trace.

18-12-13

20:00

Middlesbrough

Intruders

Requested to search building site for intruders on site- search by dog section and aircraft with negative result.

18-12-13

14:35

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Assist with search for vulnerable female. The woman returned whilst searching requested areas.

17-12-13

21:45

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Search for a possible injured person after report of male being assaulted. Area searched and confirmed clear.

17-12-13

18:45

Stockton

Vehicle Search

Assist with search for person who made off after abandoning a suspected stolen vehicle. Whilst searching, one person detained by ground units.

15-12-13

00:15

Langbaurgh

Vehicle Search

Assist with a search for a motor vehicle due to police receiving a telephone call from the driver asking for help. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

13-12-13

15:30

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assist with search for persons who made off after abandoning a vehicle. Whilst searching, one person detained by ground units inside search area.

13-12-13

11:55

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assist with search for persons who made off after abandoning a vehicle. Required area searched and cleared.

12-12-13

08:55

Billingham

Missing Person

Assist units with search for missing 9-year-old boy. Extensive area search carried out and child eventually located in Stockton area.

10-12-13

23:50

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Assist units with a search for a vulnerable missing male. Whilst conducting the search, the male was located safe and well in a property by ground units.

10-12-13

13:40

Brotton

Suspect Search

Search of allotments after a driver abandoned a vehicle.

10-12-13

12:30

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Search

Search large area open ground for quad bike, possible stolen vehicle.

10-12-13

12:15

Thornaby

Concern for Safety

Search for missing school boy, woodland and open areas checked.

10-12-13

12:00

Guisborough

Concern for Safety

Assist with search for missing vulnerable male who was located.

10-12-13

01:20

Billingham

Crime search

Early deploy to report of possible intruders on site in public house. Once on scene, area searched with no trace – later found to be false alarm.

09-12-13

23:35

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist with a search for suspects who had made off on foot from a suspected stolen motor vehicle. Search conducted with no trace.

09-12-13

12:45

Thornaby

Crime Search

Assist with search for persons who made off from an abandoned vehicle. Whilst conducting search, two detained by ground units.

09-12-13

01:50

Stockton

Missing Person

Assist units with a search for a vulnerable missing male. Whilst conducting the search, the male was located by ground units safe.

08-12-13

22:15

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist units with a search for a suspect wanted in connection with a domestic incident. Male located by ground officers and detained.

08-12-13

20:50

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist units with a search for two suspects from a burglary. Search conducted of requested areas with no trace.

08-12-13

20:20

Boosbeck

Concern For Safety

Assist with a search for a man described as unconscious in the road at Boosbeck. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

07-12-13

16:30

Stockton

Concern For Safety

Requested to assist officers after report of a woman sighted on the wrong side of a bridge railing. As aircraft arrived overhead the woman returned to the correct side of the bridge where she was assisted by officers.

07-12-13

09:15

A19

Concern For Safety

Search for woman repotedly left at the side of the road by driver of a vehicle. Area search as directed and confirmed to be clear.

06-12-13

20:30

Wynyard/Thorpe Thewles

Missing Person

Search wooded areas for a vulnerable missing person. All areas as directed were checked with no trace.

5-12-13

17:00

River Tees

Community Safety

Report to command room regarding county wide flood issues and tidal surge. Heavy flooding around Port Clarence and Portrack and on Middlesbrough bank of River Tees. Command room provided with live footage for operational planning.

04-12-13

00:40

Stockton

Vehicle search

Search for vehicle which had made off from police onto A19. Search carried out with no trace of vehicle.

04-12-13

00:20

Middlesbrough

Crime search

Search for suspects following vehicle failing to stop for police – area searched as directed with no trace.

03-12-13

23:45

Stockton

Search scene

Carryout roof top search for a burglary suspect. Suspect located and units directed. Male detained

03-12-13

23:05

Stockton

Search crime

Search for suspects following suspected break to commercial premises – area search carried out. Area clear.

03-12-13

01:10

Carlin How

Concern for welfare

Attend the area of Scaling dam, to assist with search for vulnerable missing male. Extensive area searched and cleared allowing ongoing enquiries to continue.

02-12-13

21:00

Guisborough

Search Crime

Attend large open area to the east of Guisborough, to assist with search following a report of poachers in the area with dogs. Two groups located and ground units directed to them.

01-12-13

00:50

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Report of burglary in progress, area searched as directed and confirmed clear, resumed to base.

01-12-13

00:20

Hartlepool

Vehicle failing to stop

Aircraft overhead to provide safety cover. Vehicle stopped and one detained on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.

01-12-13

00:00

Loftus

Search Crime

Requested to search for subjects believed to be involved in a theft, area searched as directed and confirmed clear.

30/11/13

02:25

Loftus

Search Crime

Requested to search wooded area for suspects believed to be responsible for incidents of criminal damage in the area. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

30/11/13

02:15

Middlesbrough

Concern for Safety

Requested to assist officers searching for a vulnerable male who had made off. On arrival area search commenced, male seen walking into the street from an address, officers directed to him and male detained.

29/11/2013

19:00

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Area search carried out following reports of large groups gathering. Group located by crew as large disturbance broke out. Officers directed to the area and groups dispersed. Number of people detained.

28/11/2013

18:25

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Concern for welfare. Search along river from South Bank to Tees Barrage.

28/11/2013

16:15

South Bank/Redcar

Missing Person

Requested to search for a vulnerable missing male. Search conducted as directed, subject not located.

28/11/2013

12:05

Hartlepool

Stolen Vehicle

Requested to search for suspected stolen vehicle which was located. Arrests made and vehicle recovered.

28/11/2013

02:20

Middlesbrough

Vehicle search

Request to carry out area search for suspicious vehicle following sighting by a member of the public. Area searched with no trace.

28/11/2013

02:05

Redcar

Concern for welfare

Area search for possible injured persons following a collision. Area search confirmed area clear.

27/11/2013

00:25

Nunthorpe

Suspect Search

Assist Dog Section with search for intruders, disturbed on building site.

26/11/2013

20:25

Middlesbrough

Suspect Search

Search of block of flats following report of youths on roof top suspected of causing damage.

25/11/2013

23:00

New Marske

Missing Person

Request to carry out further area search of woodland for vulnerable missing male. The man was located in woodland and ground units directed to his location.

25/11/2013

16:15

Middlesbrough

Concern for Welfare

Several areas of Middlesbrough searched and cleared for missing vulnerable male.

25/11/2013

14:10

Middlesbrough

Concern for Welfare

Several areas of Middlesbrough searched and cleared for missing vulnerable male.

24/11/2013

16:30

Middlesbrough

Concern for Welfare

Search for a man who was possibly injured, following a report of an assault. Area searched with no trace.

24/11/2013

12:30

Redcar

Search Suspect

Area search for suspect following vehicle pursuit where driver made off on foot. Area search of surrounding gardens and area with no trace.

24/11/2013

08:45

Eston

Concern For Welfare

Area search for male believed to be involved in assault and possibly injured. Area searched and found to be clear.

24/11/2013

02:45

Stockton

Concern For Safety

Search of Hardwick for a vulnerable male. Subject located by local unit in a nearby street .

23/11/2013

22:35

Middlesbrough

Search Suspect

Search for suspects following a report of male seen believed to be in possession of a firearm. Area checked and found to be clear.

23/11/2013

20:30

Hartlepool

Search Suspect

Search for two suspects believed to be concerned in vehicle crime. Area checked and found to be clear.

23/11/13

01:00

Middlesbrough

Concern for Safety

Attend area of hospital to search for missing woman. Whilst the search was ongoing, the Search & Rescue team located the woman in a building to the rear of Tennis World.

22/11/13

20:30

Middlesbrough

Concern for safety

Assist district units after concerns raised for the welfare of a woman. Search negative.

22/11/13

01:15

Redcar & Cleveland

Concern for Safety

Assist district units after concerns raised for the welfare of a male. Search carried out and male was located by helicopter crew near Marske. Units directed and male detained.

21/11/13

19:00

Stockton

Search Crime

Assist units with a search for suspects in connection with an aggravated burglary. Search conducted with no trace.

21/11/13

18:40

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Deploy to search for a vulnerable missing person. Subject located with aircraft on scene.

21/11/13

01:55

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to assist units with a search for suspects wanted in connection with an attempted burglary. Stood down upon arrival due to false alarm with good intent.

21/11/13

01:30

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to assist units with a search for a motorbike believed to be being ridden by suspects wanted in connection with a robbery. Search conducted with no trace.

20/11/13

21:25

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Requested to assist units with a search for a high risk missing male. Search conducted as directed, subject not located.

20/11/13

02:30

Stockton

Search Crime

Requested to assist units with a search of rear gardens for a suspect believed to be responsible for theft of lead. Search conducted with no trace.

19/11/13

00:30

Grangetown

Search Crime

Requested to assist officers with a search of rear gardens for suspects wanted in connection with a theft which had just taken place. Search conducted with no trace.

18/11/13

20:15

Middlesbrough

Search Vehicle

Requested to search for a suspected stolen motorbike which was being ridden on open ground in anti-social manner. Search conducted with no trace.

18/11/13

20:00

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Requested to search for a vulnerable missing male. Search conducted as directed, subject not located.

18/11/13

16:35

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Requested to search for a suspected stolen motorcycle and rider, both located and officers directed to the scene, bike recovered and arrests made. Resumed to base.

18/11/13

15:50

Middlesbrough

Missing person

Requested to search for a vulnerable missing male. Search conducted as directed, subject not located.

17/11/13

19:40

Middlesbrough

Missing person

Search carried out for vulnerable elderly male. Whilst searching, male was located by ground units safe and well.

17/11/13

19:25

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Search carried out for persons disturbed on a building site. Area searched and confirmed to be clear.

13/11/13

00:05

Billingham

Suspect Search

Search for male following domestic incident, making threats of violence and possibly in possession of a knife.

12/11/13

18:30

Eston

Search Crime

Search for suspect believed to have been involved in burglary, believed to be hiding in rear gardens.

11/11/13

01:15

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Assist with search for driver who made off from vehicle after a short pursuit. Person located in rear gardens and ground units directed. Male detained.

10/11/13

22:05

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assist ground units with search of open areas for persons disturbed at nearby premises. Area searched with no trace.

10/11/13

13:45

Hartlepool

Event Planning

Photographic task for operational planning.

10/11/13

13:30

Eston

Concern for Safety

Search for vulnerable male.

9/11/13

02:05

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Assist with search for persons who made off from an abandoned vehicle after a short pursuit. Negative search carried out together with ground units.

8/11/13

00:30

Coulby Newham

Suspicious Circumstances

Search for male trying car doors in Coulby Newham – search negative.

8/11/13

00:10

Hemlington

Vehicle Pursuit

Attend Hemlington for vehicle pursuit – the vehicle lost prior to arrival. Whilst searching, ground unit located possible suspect who was detained. Vehicle located abandoned nearby. Divert to next job.

7/11/13

22:30

Redcar

Vulnerable Person

Search beach and cliffs at Saltburn for vulnerable male. Whilst searching male was located in Middlesbrough.

7/11/13

00:45

A19 Wynyard

Search Vehicle

Assisted units in locating a vehicle which was allegedly being driven by a driver who had been disqualified.

7/11/13

00:20

Middlesbrough

Search Vehicle

Assisted with an area search for a stolen motorbike which was being ridden through built up areas in an anti-social manner. Whilst conducting the search, the motorbike was located abandoned in a wooded area and was recovered by police.

05/11/13

18:20 -20:30

Stockton Fireworks Display

Planning

Public safety patrols for command room – three flights during event.

05/11/13

00:10

Hartlepool

Suspect Search

Assist units with a search for two suspects believed to be poaching on farm land. Two persons located in the area. Police officers guided to them who then began further enquiries.

04/11/13

23:45

Wynyard/Peterlee

Vehicle Search

Assist units with a search of the A19 for a vehicle which had been reported to have left the carriageway. Area searched with no trace.

04/11/13

23:30

Guisborough

Suspect Search

Assist with a search of open/wooded ground for a suspect who made off from police on foot after allegedly being in a car which failed to stop for police. Area searched with no trace.

3/11/13

02:00

Eston & Ormesby

Suspect Search

Assist with search for burglary suspects. Search of rear gardens and open ground.

2/11/13

23:20

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Assist units with a vehicle failing to stop for police. Upon arriving on scene the vehicle had stopped and occupants had made off on foot. All persons located and detained.

1/11/13

16:20

Hartlepool

Vehicle Pursuit

Assist units with a vehicle failing to stop for police. Upon arriving on scene the vehicle had stopped and occupants had made off on foot. All persons located and detained.

1/11/13

14:45

Guisborough

Search Crime

Assist units with a search for suspects possibly in possession of a firearm and believed to be on open ground. Males located and searched, all in order.

01/11/13

01:45

Eaglescliffe

Suspect Search

Search for persons believed to be responsible for a theft, two located hiding under a car.

31/10/13

18:30

Redcar

Concern for safety

Search for vulnerable female, located safe and well.

31/10/13

01:25

Ingleby Barwick

Search Crime

Whilst on way back to base search carried out for group of males who had made off from officers. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

31/10/13

00:50

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Requested to assist officers searching for a vulnerable male. Large area searched and confirmed to be clear.

29/10/13

12.00

Redcar

Crime search

Assisted local officers searching for a suspect believed to have been involved in a burglary. Suspect located and officers directed to him.

28/10/13

02:20

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist ground units with area search after stolen vehicle found abandoned. Requested area searched and cleared.

27/10/13

22:45

Redcar

Crime Search

Attend Redcar town centre area, to assist with search for intruders. One person detained by ground units and remaining area cleared.

27/10/13

17:00

Redcar

Concern for safety

Search for missing vulnerable male. Whilst on task subject had returned to an address, safe and well.

26/10/13

01:45

Middlesbrough

Concern for safety

Search for young missing female, located in open ground and units directed to location.

26/10/13

00:45

Billingham

Concern for safety

Search for vulnerable missing male.

25/10/13

03:00

Stockton

Missing Person

Search carried out for a missing vulnerable female. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear

25/10/13

02:45

Stockton

Search Crime

Attend report of three males breaking into a vehicle. Males made off from officers prior to arrival. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

24/10/13

23:55

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Whilst on previous search aircraft was targeted by person with a laser. Person located at a property, officers directed and male arrested.

24/10/13

23:50

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Tasked to search the area of a school following report of an intruder on site. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

24/10/13

21:20

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Deploy to vehicle failing to stop, whilst en-route vehicle was abandoned and driver detained. On arrival area search carried out for the passenger and confirmed to be clear.

24/10/13

00:20

Middlesbrough

Burglary

Carry out search for suspects at scene of a burglary. Area checked with dog unit and cleared.

24/10/13

00:05

Middlesbrough

Burglary

Carry out search for suspects at scene of a burglary. On scene as three persons stopped nearby by units.

23/10/13

01:20

Kilton

Poachers

Report of vehicle driving through gates and hedges in open land near farms. Attend area and search for vehicle – search negative but located three people in possession of firearms who were checked by ground units.

22/10/13

23:55

Skelton

Suspicious Circs

Attend area following incident in which vehicle made off from police. Vehicle then stopped by units on aircraft arrival.

22/10/13

23:30

Acklam

Burglary

Search roof and grounds of commercial garage for intruders. All clear.

22/10/13

20:30

Eston

Missing Person

Search for vulnerable male in gardens. Male located.

21/05/13

14:00

Hartlepool

Missing Person

Search carried out for vulnerable male. Male located in tent near to a stream. Due to rural location aircraft landed at scene and missing male located safe and well.

20/10/13

16:40

Stockton

Vehicle Search

Search for vehicle believed to be involved in crime. Vehicle located by aircraft and units directed to.

20/10/13

14:45

Hartlepool

Suspicious Circumstances

Search for male with motorcycle in Greatham area. Search negative.

20/10/13

14:30

Grangetown

Trespass

Search for two males on restricted site. Assist dogs who found the two males hiding under a bridge.

19/10/13

14:15

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Search of a number of rural and urban areas for a male reported as missing. Areas searched - no sightings.

19/10/13

12:30

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Assist units searching a caravan site for the driver of an abandoned stolen car. Airborne containment of site whilst units searched vans. Male located hiding inside.

19/10/13

11:00

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Search for a suspected stolen vehicle which had been seen. On scene and vehicle found by crew abandoned. Units directed and making enquiries in the area.

19/10/13

11:00

Hartlepool

Vehicle Search

Search for suspected stolen vehicle in Hartlepool reportedly being driving erratically. Vehicle located unattended by aircraft – units directed on to vehicle for recovery.

18/10/13

22:40

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Suspected stolen vehicle, sighted by patrol. Stopped prior to arrival and some occupants detained, assist with search for one outstanding suspect.

17/10/13

14:15

Middlesbrough

Crime Enquiry

Photographic task, evidence gathering.

17/10/13

02:10

Stockton

Missing Person

Search carried out for missing person. Whilst on scene the person was located by ground units.

16/10/13

17:20

Redcar

Search Crime

Assist officers with crime search.

16/10/13

12:10

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Search for missing vulnerable young female who was located by crew and ground units directed.

16/10/13

02:05

Hartlepool

Missing Person

Search carried out of various open areas for missing elderly male – areas searched and cleared. No trace.

16/10/13

00:45

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Search of enclosed area for suspects following camera activation at school premises. Open area confirmed as clear.

16/10/13

00:25

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Search of rear gardens for suspects believed to be responsible for a burglary. Area searched with no trace.

15/10/13

19:25

Guisborough

Concern for Safety

Search of Highcliffe Nab for vulnerable male – area searched – several persons identified and ground units updated with location.

15/10/13

18:25

Middlesbrough

Missing Persons

Search for group of young persons reported as missing – concern for welfare – area search of multiple areas with no trace.

14/10/13

00:15

Redcar

Search Crime

Search industrial site for suspect disturbed. Others arrested. Search of area confirmed as clear.

13/10/13

12:30

Middlesbrough

Search Other

Attend report of severe congestion on the A174. Located cause and officers directed to resolve the problem.

13/10/13

12:25

Stockton

Photo Task

Photograph scene of road traffic collision.

13/10/13

00:10

Guisborough

Search Other

Search of open grounds for distressed persons after report of a female being heard screaming. Search conducted with no trace of any persons in the area.

12/10/13

19:10

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Carry out search of rear gardens for a suspect. Area search conducted with no trace.

12/10/13

11:55

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Attend report of vehicle failing to stop. Vehicle was lost prior to arrival, area search carried out but vehicle no longer in the area.

12/10/13

01:45

Stockton

Suspicious Circumstances

On route back to airport, search for suspicious vehicle. Search Negative.

12/10/13

01:30

Hartlepool

Vehicle Pursuit

Vehicle pursuit in town centre – vehicle lost prior to aircraft arrival – search negative.

11/10/13

16:45

Stockton

Missing Person

Search carried out for a vulnerable missing male. Whilst searching male located by ground units.

11/10/13

01:10

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search carried out for suspects believed to be responsible for an assault. Extensive area searched together with ground units, but not located.

11/10/13

00:50

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search carried out for suspects believed to be responsible for an assault. Extensive area searched together with ground units, but not located.

11/10/13

00:30

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search of roof of commercial premises, after male detained by ground units. Roof area cleared as requested.

10/10/13

23:45

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Search for three males who made off from scene of a burglary. Extensive area search carried out but no trace.

7/10/13

21:00

Guisborough

Crime Search

Request to assist units with a search for a suspect in connection with an aggravated burglary offence. Area search conducted with no trace.

6/10/13

20:05

Redcar

Crime Search

Requested to search building site following reports of intruders on the site. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

6/10/13

19:45

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Deploy to vehicle failing to stop for police. Whilst en-route vehicle was abandoned and driver made off. Area searched on arrival and one man located by crew hiding in bushes. Officers directed and the man was located and arrested.

6/10/13

16:20

Redcar & Cleveland

Missing Person

Carryout search of large rural area for a missing child. Whilst searching the child was located safe and well. All units standing down.

6/10/13

10:14

Redcar & Cleveland

Search Suspect

Assist units searching for suspect believed to be responsible for a theft. Areas searched as directed and confirmed clear. Enquiries ongoing.

5/10/13

21:50

Hartlepool

Crime search

Requested to provide cover for firearms officers at incident. Task flown as requested and planned.

5/10/13

16:45

Thornaby

Vehicle Pursuit

Self task to vehicle which made off from ground units. Vehicle lost prior to arrival, commence area search. Vehicle located by crew and ground units directed. Area search for occupants but nothing found.

5/10/13

00:30

Hartlepool

Vehicle Pursuit

Self task to vehicle failing to stop, whilst en-route vehicle was lost. On arrival area search carried out and confirmed to be clear.

4/10/13

22:30

Stockton

Missing Person

Requested to search large area for a vulnerable missing female. Area searched as directed and confirmed to be clear.

4/10/13

21:40

Middlesbrough

Vehicle Pursuit

Self task to vehicle failing to stop, whilst en-route vehicle was abandoned and two people made off. Driver located nearby a short time later. On arrival, area search commenced and male located hiding in bushes. Officers directed to the male who was arrested.

4/10/13

09:25

Langbaurgh

Crime Search

Request to assist units in Eston with a search for two suspected stolen quad bikes. Both vehicles located and seized.

04/10/13

02:00

Stockton

Vehicle Pursuit

Vehicle pursuit near barrage. Vehicle crashed and driver made off from officers. Aircraft locates male hiding on riverbank – ground units directed to the male. One person detained.

03/10/13

11:05

Hartlepool

Missing Person

Requested to attend Hartlepool and assist officers with a search for a missing person. After a thorough search, the person was located safe and well.

02/10/13

16:50

Stockton

Concern for safety

Request to assist in search for a vulnerable missing female, areas searched as directed and confirmed clear. Enquiries ongoing.

01/10/13

23:00

Redcar

Crime search

Deploy to assist in search of building site following sighting of males inside – believed to be stealing items. Once on scene, area searched and cleared. Persons believed to have left prior to arrival.

01/10/13

22:00

Hartlepool

Concern for safety

Request to assist in search for missing vulnerable male. Area search of open areas with no trace – male located by ground units inside residential address.

30/09/13

09:00

Middlesbrough

Specialist Containment

Attend scene of incident involving male in possession with a knife and provide downlink to control room. Incident stood down as aircraft arrived on scene.

29/09/13

00:20

Redcar & Cleveland

Search Crime

Search for suspects who had made off on a scooter from a crime scene. Searched and area confirmed clear.

29/09/13

23:55

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Search of gardens and surrounding areas after a break into sheds, when a suspect had been chased. Area searched, number of heat sources checked and eliminated.

29/09/13

14:45

Stockton

Search Crime

Search for wanted male following sighting by police. Search conducted with no trace.

28/09/13

22:50

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Search for male in rear alley/gardens in connection with assault and damage.

28/09/13

09:55

Redcar

Concern for Welfare

Search along coastline from Saltburn to Redcar for vulnerable female.

28/09/13

09:40

Loftus

Concern for Welfare

Search for male after reports of concerns for his safety.

26/09/13

21:30

Stockton

Search Crime

Request to assist with a search of wooded/open ground for a suspect believed to be responsible for a burglary. One male detained.

26/09/13

19:40

South Bank

Search Crime

Whilst transiting back to base, there was a laser attack on the aircraft from a location in South Bank. Officers were guided to the location where a laser pen was found and seized from a young male. Advice and warnings re shining a light at an aircraft were given to all persons at the location.

26/09/13

18:50

Redcar

Missing Person

Request to attend Redcar and assist with a search for a missing person. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

26/09/13

10:30

Upleatham

Vehicle Search

Search for suspected stolen JCB – search negative.

25/09/13

22:30

Marske

Concern for Welfare

Search for young vulnerable person missing from home. Subject located and units directed to location.

25/09/13

22:15

Hemlington

Concern for Safety

Search for missing vulnerable female.

25/09/13

21:50

Eston

Concern for Safety

Search Eston Hills following reports of distress flares sighted. No persons located.

21/09/13

22:15

Southbank

Pursuit

Deployed to search for suspected stolen motorcycle reportedly being ridden at speed in residential area. Once on scene, bike located and abandoned. Ground units directed to location and rider made off on foot – rider detained after short pursuit on foot.

21/09/13

22:05

Norton

Crime search

Diverted to carry out search of rear gardens following report of possible break in progress. Area searched with no trace of any suspects.

21/09/13

21:50

Billingham

Missing Person

Request to assist in searching several open areas for vulnerable missing person. Areas searched. Whilst on scene the missing person returned home of their own accord.

21/09/13

13:20

Stockton

Crime Search

Request to assist with a search for a suspected stolen motor vehicle. Stood down whilst searching, no longer required.

21/09/13

13:05

Stockton

Missing Person

Request to assist with a search for a vulnerable missing person. Whilst conducting the search, the male was located. Guided units to the location where the person was detained safe and well.

20/09/13

20:45

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Requested to assist officers searching for a wanted male believed to be hiding in fields. On arrival, area search commenced and whilst searching male sighted by ground unit and arrested after a short pursuit on foot.

19/09/13

00:30

Saltburn

Vehicle Pursuit

Search for suspected stolen vehicle which was located by roads policing unit. Vehicle failed to stop and pursued, subsequently stopped and suspects arrested. Overhead for tactical pursuit management.

19/09/13

22:20

Middlesbrough

Concern for Safety

Search for missing female, located by crew, units directed and woman taken into safety.

19/09/13

21:30

Eston

Suspect Search

Operational support with ongoing and enquiries search for wanted suspect.

19/09/13

16:30

Redcar

Missing Person

Search areas as directed in East Cleveland – Redcar, Guisborough Skinningrove. All negative.

18/09/13

10:20

Saltburn

Vehicle Follow

Suspected stolen vehicle sighted and followed. Aircraft called to assist but vehicle stopped whilst en route.

17/09/13

16:10

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Requested to assist officers searching for occupants of a vehicle that had been abandoned. Whilst en route three occupants located by ground units and arrested.

17/09/13

10:00

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to assist officers searching for a male wanted in connection with an assault. Area searched and confirmed to be clear.

17/09/13

02:05

Stockton

Search Crime

Requested to search for a suspected stolen motorcycle. Area search conducted but bike not located.

16/09/13

20:55

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Following a report of criminal damage an area search took place and one male was detained.

16/09/13

20:30

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Requested to search for a suspected stolen motorcycle. Vehicle and rider located, officers directed to subjects, bike recovered, rider detained and units resumed.

16/09/13

18:30

Redcar & Cleveland

Search Crime

Area search for subjects believed to be responsible for a burglary. Completed as directed and units resumed.

16/09/13

13:45

Stockton

Search Vehicle

Assist units to search and identify a vehicle connected with crime. Vehicle located then stopped by ground units. Stood down.

15/09/13

23:45

Redcar & Cleveland

Search Vehicle

Carry out a search for a recently suspected stolen motorcycle. Extensive search conducted no sightings of bike or likely suspects.

15/09/13

23:00

Redcar & Cleveland

Search Suspect

Search for a suspect following a disturbance during which threats were made. Area confirmed as clear.

13/09/13

20:00

Redcar

Vehicle Crime

Respond to report of suspected stolen vehicle. Stood down prior to arrival, vehicle stopped and occupants arrested.

13/09/13

15:00

Eston

Concern for safety

Request to assist in area search for a vulnerable man following concerns for his welfare. Whilst en-route the male was located by ground units and therefore the aircraft stood down.

12/09/13

12:00

Stockton

Theft

Assist local units searching for a suspected stolen vehicle. Large area searched. Vehicle not present.

12/09/13

00:20

Stockton

Burglary

Report of intruders at a warehouse in Portrack, Stockton. Requested to search grounds – search negative of compound.

11/09/13

19:20

Saltburn

Theft

Roof search for suspects after ladders seized up to roof at a private dwelling.

11/09/13

19:00

Hartlepool

Missing Child

Search for missing 10-year-old in town centre. Child located with aircraft overhead.

11/09/13

15:30

Middlesbrough

Vehicle crime

Divert to assist units following a suspected stolen vehicle. The vehicle was lost by units then found abandoned. Area search carried out.

11/09/13

14:30

Hartlepool

Burglary

Search of roofs and gardens near the scene of a recent burglary. One male stopped and spoken to nearby.

11/09/13

10:30

Stockton

Search Crime

Assist local units searching for two wanted suspects in relation to a number of offences. Large area searched and found to be clear.

10/09/13

19:45

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to attend a school in the Berwick Hills area to assist units with a search of the grounds for a suspect who had reportedly been seen to break into the building and believed to still be within the grounds. Search conducted with no trace.

10/09/13

15:25

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Whilst searching for a suspected stolen motorbike crew observed a motorbike matching the description driving at speed on footpaths with rider not wearing a helmet. Vehicle followed onto nearby field, aircraft landed at scene and detained the male who was then dealt with by ground units. Area also searched for the stolen bike and confirmed to be clear.

10/09/13

12:35

Redcar

Concern For Safety

Request to assist officers searching for a vulnerable male. Whilst en-route male located by ground unit safe and well.

10/09/13

00:05

Norton

Vehicle Search

Requested to search for motorcycle with two males riding around streets with no lights. Search negative.

09/09/13

23:50

Redcar

Theft

Search for outstanding male believed to be responsible for metal theft. Search of rear gardens and railway negative.

09/09/13

21:55

Hart

Suspicious Incident

Report of males on land shooting. Aircraft locates two males on quad bike in possession of a firearm in farmland. Officers detain males.

09/09/13

01:45

Middlesbrough

Crime search

Assist in search for burglary suspects – believed to be in rear gardens. Area search conducted and area cleared.

09/09/13

22:20

Scaling dam

RTC

Request to attend scene of serious collision and airlift one person with serious injuries to James Cook University Hospital.

08/09/13

20:45

Eston

Crime search

Assist units in searching for outstanding suspects believed to responsible for robbery. Area search carried out with no trace.

08/09/13

17:15

Middlesbrough

Crime Other

Assist units with a vehicle failing to stop for police. Whilst on route, the vehicle was stopped and all occupants detained. Stood down.

08/09/13

02:30

Billingham

Missing Person

Assist with search for missing female. Search area cleared allowing for further enquiries.

07/09/13

21:40

Middlesbrough

Missing Person

Assist with search for missing child who was found by ground units whilst on scene.

06/09/13

23:30

Skinningrove

Major Incident

Diverted to attend report of collapsed bridge – possible persons in water – once on scene, details passed to control room and ground units directed to location. No persons in water. Aircraft stood down.

06/09/13

23:05

Redcar

Crime search

Request to search for suspects believed to be responsible for commercial theft – one suspect detained by ground units. Further search for outstanding suspects – those identified but found not to be involved.

06/09/13

19:40

Saltburn

Major Incident

Assist with search for occupants of vehicle washed away by flood water. All accounted for. Strategic overview images of disruption in East Cleveland provide for command room.

06/09/13

01:50

Middlesbrough

Crime Search

Assist with search for suspects of vehicle crime.

06/09/13

01:30

Redcar and Cleveland

Vehicle Search

Assist with stopping vehicle which left scene of theft and damage and failed to stop for police units. Three arrested made.

04/09/13

23:45

Redcar and Cleveland

Crime Search

Requested to search for persons believed to be responsible for theft. Area searched as directed, enquiries on going.

04/09/13

22:25

Middlesbrough

Concern for safety

Search of rural and built up areas for a vulnerable male missing from home. Extensive search carried out, subject located and taken to safety.

04/09/13

18:30

Middlesbrough

Concern for safety

Search of rural and built up areas for a vulnerable male missing from home. Extensive search carried out. No sigitings of subject.

04/09/13

10:00

Redcar

Search Suspects

Search of rural area after report of persons discharging firearms near a farm. Large area searched – no trace of suspects.

04/09/13

01:10

Grangetown

Crime Search

Report of males breaking in to kiosk at Tesco. Attend and carry out search for suspects who had made off prior to arrival – search negative.

03/09/13

19:15

Billingham

Crime Search

Requested to locate suspected stolen JCB and suspect. On arrival vehicle had been located but male had made off.

02/09/13

21:05

Middlesbrough

Search Crime

Request to attend the area of Grove Hill to assist units with an incident involving a male on a roof throwing roof tiles onto property below which was causing damage. Task completed.

02/09/13

02:40

Hartlepool

Search Crime

Search rear gardens for person disturbed at nearby burglary. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

01/09/13

23:30

Middlesbrough

Search Other

Request to search a wooded area following concerns for a person’s welfare. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

01/09/13

22:10

Stockton

Search Crime

Request to search a wooded area for a suspect who had made off from police. Thorough search conducted with no trace.

01/09/13

21:30

Saltburn

Missing Person

Request to attend the Saltburn area to assist units with a search of the coast for a vulnerable missing male. Whilst conducting the search, the male was located. Guided officers to his location where he was then detained.

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