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19/05/2018

Family of Jessica Patel Release Photo and Tribute

The heartbroken family of 34-year-old Jessica Patel who sadly died on Monday 14th May, have today paid tribute to her.

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Man Charged Following Murder in Middlesbrough

Police have charged a 36-year-old man with the murder of 34-year-old Jessica Patel.

Read more 18/05/2018

Thousands of Pounds of Lacoste Clothing Stolen in Ram Raid, Teesside Retail Park

Police were called to JD Sports on Teesside Park at around 11.20pm last night (Thursday 17th May) following reports that several thousands of pounds of clothing had been stolen following a ram raid.

Read more 18/05/2018

Appeal for Witnesses Following Teesside Park Collision

Police are appealing for information after a Toyota Yaris and a pedestrian woman pushing a pram collided on Teesside Park Drive at the roundabout junction with Newmarket Avenue in Teesside Retail Park.

Read more 18/05/2018

Appeal Following Fail to Stop Collision, Dormanstown

A cyclist who was in collision with a vehicle which failed to stop at the scene suffered a fractured jaw and eye socket.

Read more 17/05/2018

Detectives Continue to Investigate Murder in Middlesbrough

Detectives are continuing to piece together the movements of 34-year-old Jessica Patel on the day that she was murdered.

Read more 16/05/2018

Investigations continue into murder in Middlesbrough

Specialist officers, including forensic teams, are working hard to establish what happened to 34-year-old Jessica Patel who was found at her home on The Avenue in Linthorpe at 8.20pm on Monday 14th May.

Read more 15/05/2018

Murder Investigation Launched in Middlesbrough

Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was found dead at her home in Middlesbrough.

Read more 15/05/2018

Man Assaulted Outside The Royal Pub in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for information after a 52-year-old man was assaulted outside The Royal pub on Church Street in Hartlepool.

Read more 14/05/2018

Appeal For Driver to Come Forward Following Collision in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for the driver of a vehicle (possibly a taxi) to come forward following a collision with a blue moped last week.

Read more 14/05/2018

Appeal Following Collision on the A66

Police are appealing for information after a collision on the A66 in Middlesbrough.

Read more 11/05/2018

Appeal for Witnesses Following Fire in Seaton Carew

Police are investigating a suspected arson at the Longscar Centre on The Front in Seaton Carew.

Read more 11/05/2018

Support for historic murder investigation team

A fresh campaign asking for the public’s help to solve the disappearance 20-years-ago of a missing Middlesbrough girl has received a major boost.

Read more 10/05/2018

Family Pay Tribute Following Fatal Collision in Billingham

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision following which a man sadly died.

Read more 09/05/2018

Man Remains in Critical Condition as Police Continue to Appeal for Witnesses

Police are continuing their appeal for witnesses as a man remains in a critical condition with serious head injuries following an alleged assault in Middlesbrough.

Read more 09/05/2018

Incident on Londonderry Road, Stockton

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident whereby a firearm was discharged into a car on Londonderry Road, Stockton.

Read more 04/05/2018

Two Vehicles and IT Equipment Stolen from Coulby Newham Property

Police are appealing for information after a white Audi A3, a red Land Rover Discovery and a quantity of IT equipment were stolen from a property on Beechfield in Coulby Newham.

Read more 03/05/2018

Family of Hilary Simmons Release Photo and Tribute

The heartbroken family of 59-year-old Hilary Simmons, who sadly died after taking ill in Tesco on Corporation Road in Middlesbrough on Monday 30th April, have today paid tribute to her.

Read more 03/05/2018

Appeal for Witnesses to Collision Involving Cyclist in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision in Middlesbrough involving a cyclist and a Nissan Juke.

Read more 02/05/2018

Appeal for Witnesses Following Sudden Death in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for witnesses who may have been in Tesco on Corporation Road in Middlesbrough at the time of an alleged attempted theft to come forward.

Read more 02/05/2018

May Crime Prevention Blog

May Crime Prevention Blog – Shut It Lock It! by Crime Prevention & Architectural Liaison Officer Gerry McBride

Read more 01/05/2018

Appeal for Witnesses and CCTV Footage Following Assault in Guisborough

Police are appealing for information after a 36-year-old man was assaulted in the Helmsley Drive area of Guisborough.

Read more 30/04/2018

Appeal to Trace Males in Image Following Robbery

Police are appealing to identify to males following a robbery in Middlesbrough.

Read more 30/04/2018

Chickens Killed Following Break In at Allotment

Police are appealing for information after a burglary to an allotment during which two chickens were killed and another was injured.

Read more 27/04/2018

Crime Prevention ‘Pop-up Shops’ to Prevent Burglaries

Cleveland Police’s Crime Prevention Team is launching their annual ‘Shut It, Lock It’ burglary campaign on Tuesday 1st May which will be running until 30th June.

Read more 26/04/2018

Appeal Following Collision in Hartlepool

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision in Hartlepool.

Read more 26/04/2018

Appeal after Collision Involving Coach on A66

Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision involving a Volvo coach on Wednesday 25th April.

Read more 25/04/2018

Appeal after Robbery of 13-Year-Old Girl

Police are appealing for information after a 13-year-old girl was robbed in Teesville.

Read more 18/04/2018

CCTV Footage Released Following Burglary and Attempted Burglaries in Marton

Police are releasing CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary and attempted burglaries in the Marton area of Middlesbrough.

Read more 18/04/2018

Second Arrest Made Following Serious Collision on Yarm Back Lane

Police are re-appealing for information after a collision involving a black Seat Ibiza and a black Renault Megane occurred on Yarm Back Lane in Stockton (500m from the junction of Darlington Road).

Read more 16/04/2018

Man Robbed in his Vehicle in Grangetown

Police are appealing for information after a 59-year-old man was robbed whilst sat in his car at the traffic lights at the junction of Church Lane and Fabian Road in Grangetown.

Read more 16/04/2018

Serious Collision Yarm Back Lane

Police are appealing for information after a collision involving a black Seat Ibiza and a black Renault Megane occurred on Yarm Back Lane in Stockton (500m from the junction of Darlington Road).

Read more 13/04/2018

Update Regarding Antisocial Behaviour in Saltburn

Neighbourhood officers from Saltburn have been working extremely hard to tackle issues of antisocial behaviour around the areas of Valley Gardens, Milton Street, Station Square, Dundas Street and Sainsbury’s.

Read more 13/04/2018

Appeal to Trace Witnesses Following Alleged Assault and Attempted Robbery in Stockton

Police are appealing to trace two possible witnesses that may be able to assist with enquiries into an alleged incident of assault and attempted robbery.

Read more 11/04/2018

Force Publishes Equality and Diversity Report 2017

Message from Chief Constable Mike Veale …

Read more 09/04/2018

Antisocial Behaviour in Saltburn

Neighbourhood Officers from Saltburn have noticed an increase in anti-social behaviour around the areas of Valley Gardens, Milton Street, Station Square, Dundas Street and Sainsbury’s in Saltburn.

Read more 06/04/2018

Appeal for Dash Cam Footage Following Collision on A1085

Police are appealing for drivers with dash cam footage to come forward after a collision occurred on the A1085 Westbound (Trunk Road between Dormanstown and Lackenby entrances) in Redcar. The collision involved a gold Vauxhall Vectra and a 42-year-old male pedestrian.

Read more 04/04/2018

April Crime Prevention Blog

Cycle Security, by Crime Prevention & Architectural Liaison Officer Gerry McBride

Read more 03/04/2018

CCTV Image Released Following Burglary in Yarm

Police are releasing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary at Oasis Dental Care in Yarm.

Read more 01/04/2018

Police Name Man Killed in Collision in Billingham

An 18-year-old man sadly killed in a collision in this early hours of this morning, Sunday 1st April, has been named as Keiran Edgar.

Read more 29/03/2018

Police Appeal Following Sexual Assault in Seaton Carew

Police are appealing for witnesses to a sexual assault which took place on Seaton Front in Seaton Carew on Thursday 22nd March.

Read more 23/03/2018

Warning Following Thefts of Keyless Vehicles

Police are issuing a warning after a spate of thefts of keyless vehicles in Cleveland. Ninety vehicles have been reportedly stolen since December 2017, resulting in 27 people being arrested in connection with the thefts.

Read more 23/03/2018

Detectives Appeal for Witnesses Following Robbery in Stockton

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was robbed in Stockton.

Read more 23/03/2018

Man Assaulted on Marton Road in Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information after a 30-year-old male cyclist was assaulted on Marton Road (outside of the Prissick Sports Centre) in Middlesbrough.

Read more 21/03/2018

Appeal Following Fire on Percy Street, Middlesbrough

Police are appealing for information following a fire at a house in Middlesbrough.

Read more 21/03/2018

Appeal to Trace Motorcyclist Following Collision in Redcar

Police are appealing for information after a 73-year-old male pedal cyclist was involved in a collision with a motorcycle.

Read more 21/03/2018

Arrest of Officer

A Cleveland Police spokesperson said: “On Friday 2nd March a serving police officer was arrested at his home in Stockton-on-Tees in relation to allegations of sexual assault. The officer has been suspended, without prejudice, and has been released under investigation. The matter was referred to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) by Cleveland Police who returned it back to the Force for local investigation.

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