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.
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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.
Art of Safety 2011
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A Guisborough schoolgirl’s love of birdwatching has inspired her artistic talent and won her school £1,500.
Bethany Jefferson, 12, a pupil at Laurence Jackson School, Guisborough, fought off competition from nearly 5,000 entrants to claim first prize in the Cleveland Police Art of Safety competition.