Young People

Welcome to the young people’s section of Cleveland Police website

Cleveland Police works hard to protect you, your friends and your family but there are some things that you can do to help yourself and others feel safe and more in control of your lives. The young people pages will give you some tips on how to stay safe, avoid trouble when you are out with friends and how to be a safe surfer when using your computer.

Do you want to find out more about you and the law, join the Police Cadets or have a go at some puzzles?

We hope you find these pages useful and would love to hear from you with suggestions for other things you would like to have included, comments  or even just if you want some more information  - Get in touch .

The Law

Are pirate DVDs really illegal? What happens if the police stop me in the street? Is it true I cant travel to the USA if I have a criminal record? Find the answers to these questions and more in our frequently asked questions section.

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Who to call

Always dial 999 in an emergency

Latest news

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    Cybercrime Seminar – One Year On

    A year after the Cybercrime Group was formed police can reveal they have amassed 261 hard drives ready to be destroyed as they combat the ever-increasing number of cybercrime offences.

  • Wed, 15 Oct 2014

    Specialist Sexual Assault Support Centre Enters Eighth Year

    Cleveland’s Police and Crime Commissioner Barry Coppinger has expressed his support for a centre which works with victims of sexual assault on Teesside and which has just marked seven years since its opening.

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