Latest Press Releases

Please find below the latest press release issued by Cleveland Police's Press Office


14/08/2019

Innovative Approach to Domestic Abuse in Cleveland sees Reduction in Offending

A multi-agency approach to dealing with domestic abuse perpetrators in Cleveland has seen a welcome reduction in offending.

Read more 08/08/2019

Further arrests made in firearms investigation

A further three people have been arrested in connection with an incident on Monday 5th August in which a firearm was discharged at the front door of a house in Norton, Stockton.

Read more 07/08/2019

Two further arrests in connection with incident in Norton, Stockton

A further two arrests have been made in connection with an incident on Monday 5th August in which a firearm was discharged at the front door of a house in Norton, Stockton.

Read more 07/08/2019

A Rocket Launcher, Air Pistols and Shot Guns Amongst Items Handed in for Firearms Surrender

An array of firearms including air pistols, shotguns, replica firearms, ammunition, AK-47s and a single use rocket launcher (which is no longer active) were handed in to Cleveland Police during a recent surrender.

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 05/08/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following Assault in Skelton

Police are appealing for witnesses following a suspected assault in Skelton.

Read more 05/08/2019

Speeding Crackdown Launched across Cleveland and Durham

Officers across Cleveland and Durham are taking part in a national campaign aimed at tackling speeding drivers.

Read more 02/08/2019

Knife Crime Presentations to be Delivered to Youths Throughout August

Cleveland Police’s School Liaison Officers will be teaming up with Theresa Cave from the Chris Cave Foundation throughout August to deliver hard hitting presentations on the effects of weapon-related crime.

Read more 01/08/2019

Proud evening for new police constables

Family travelling from as far away as Australia and Dubai watched with pride as 13 new police officers last night made their oath to uphold the law and protect the communities of Cleveland.

Read more 29/07/2019

Annual Service of Remembrance is held for police officers who have lost their lives on duty

Care of Police Survivors (COPS) annual Service of Remembrance took place yesterday, Sunday July 28th in memory of all police officers and staff who have lost their lives on duty in the UK.

Read more 26/07/2019

Officers Rescue Toddler who was Accidently Locked Inside a Car

Yesterday afternoon, PC Neil Robinson and PC Graeme Danks were called to The Ship Inn in Saltburn after a 2 year old girl had accidently been locked inside a car.

Read more 25/07/2019

Appeal for Witnesses to Collision in Thornaby

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision which occurred in Thornaby on Wednesday 24 July at around 01:45am.

Read more 24/07/2019

Man Charged Following Police Cannabis Farm Discovery in Middlesbrough

A 24-year-old man has been charged with producing class B drugs and acquiring, using and possessing criminal property after police found £100,000 worth of cannabis at a property at Leven Street in Middlesbrough.

Read more 23/07/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following a Collision in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision which occurred in Middlesbrough on Monday 22 July at around 8:40pm.

Read more 23/07/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following a Collision in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision which occurred in Middlesbrough on Monday 22nd July at around 4:30pm.

Read more 22/07/2019

Police Appeal for Information Following an Incident on Eldon Grove in Hartlepool

Officers are appealing for witnesses following an incident on Eldon Grove in Hartlepool at around 3:30pm on Thursday 4 July near to Eldon Grove Academy.

Read more 19/07/2019

Appeal for Information Following Burglary in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information following a house burglary in Middlesbrough.

Read more 19/07/2019

Police Urge Public to Hand in Guns during Firearms Surrender

Cleveland Police is appealing for people to hand in unwanted guns with a two week surrender of firearms and ammunition, starting on Saturday 20th July.

Read more 17/07/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following an Assault in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault on a cyclist in Hartlepool.

Read more 16/07/2019

Officers Appeal for Two Witnesses Following Aggravated Burglary in Thornaby

Police are appealing for two potential witnesses to come forward after an aggravated burglary occurred at a property on Elkington Close in Thornaby.

Read more 16/07/2019

Chief Confirms Commitment to Nominated Charity

Cleveland’s Chief Constable met with a local organisation yesterday (Monday 15th July) to nominate them his designated charity and to officially pledge the Force’s support.

 

Read more 16/07/2019

Phoenix rises over Teesside

Cleveland Police has launched a major campaign to prevent crime, protect communities and tackle serious violence.

Read more 12/07/2019

Appeal after Burglary in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information following a house burglary in Middlesbrough.

Read more 11/07/2019

Appeal to Trace Owners of Suspected Stolen Items in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing to trace the owners of suspected stolen property which have been recovered in Middlesbrough.

Read more 10/07/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following Suspected Arson Attack in Redcar

Police are appealing for information following a suspected arson attack at a property in Redcar.

Read more 10/07/2019

Arrests made across three force areas in connection with Spice prison find

Nine people have been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class B drugs and money laundering following a Cleveland Police operation across three police force areas this morning.

Read more 05/07/2019

Almost 40 Kerb Crawlers Snared in Six Month Operation

The operation began in January and was supported by officers from Cleveland Police’s Special Constabulary.

It focused on Newport and Parkfield wards - with plain clothed officers catching eight men kerb crawling in just the first five days.

 

Read more 04/07/2019

Man Charged Following Howlbeck Road Incident

A 25-year-old man has been charged with wounding with intent, driving dangerously and threatening a person with a blade/sharply pointed article in a public place after an incident on Howlbeck Road in Guisborough.

Read more 04/07/2019

Sonny is a 'blue light' baby!

When Normanby baby Sonny Bruin is old enough to ask about the day he was born his parents will have a story to tell – which was viewed by more than 49,000 Teessiders on Facebook.

Read more 01/07/2019

Police Appeal for Witnesses Following Suspected Arson Attack

Police are appealing for information following a suspected arson attack at a disused warehouse in Grangetown.

Read more 28/06/2019

Witness Appeal after Incident on Beaumont Road, Middlesbrough

 

Police are appealing for witnesses following a dispute on Beaumont Road in Middlesbrough on Monday 24 June at 7:10pm.

Read more 28/06/2019

Three Men Arrested on Suspicion of Robbery in Hartlepool

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an incident in Hartlepool.

Read more 25/06/2019

Cleveland Officers Take on Light the Lakes Challenge

Cleveland Police officers joined 1500 climbers from various Forces on Friday 21st June to raise awareness of the Care of Police Survivors Charity (COPS) and to remember those officers who have died on duty.

Read more 21/06/2019

Cleveland Detective’s Work “Highly Commended” by International Policing Body

A Cleveland Police Detective has been highly commended by the International Association of Women Police (IAWP).

Detective Constable Rachel Graham of the Fraud Investigation Team was nominated by her supervision for the IAWP’s Excellence in Performance Award 2019.

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