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Behind Bars - Neil Mundy

28th August 2015

​A man who abandoned a machete in the home of a stranger was jailed after his account of the incident was questioned by a judge.

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Four in court after police operation in east Durham

27th August 2015

​Three men and a woman are to appear before magistrates in Peterlee this morning after a major police operation in east Durham yesterday.

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Detectives appeal after Wingate robbery

26th August 2015

Detectives are appealing for witnesses in relation to a robbery at a bookmakers in Wingate last Wednesday

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Cash stolen from motorist

26th August 2015

A woman motorist was left shaken after her van window was smashed and cash was stolen.

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Behind Bars - Neil Calvert

25th August 2015

A MAN who groomed a vulnerable boy for a potential sexual liaison, despite being warned not to communicate with him, has been jailed for three years

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Tell us your views on 101

24th August 2015

The Home Office is urging members of the public to complete a survery giving their thoughts on the 101 non-emergency number

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WOW! of the week!!

21st August 2015

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The force in numbers

21st August 2015

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Body found in Ferryhill

19th August 2015

This is an update in relation to missing Ferryhill man Darren Lawler. The body of a man, believed to be Mr Lawler, has today been located.

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Indecent exposure suspect sought

17th August 2015

Police in Darlington are appealing for information after an incident at a play park at the rear of West Beck Grove.

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Campaign to Clamp Down on Speeding Drivers

17th August 2015

Officers will take part in a week-long campaign to clamp down on speeding drivers in the Cleveland and Durham force areas.

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Family pay tribute to crash victim

17th August 2015

​The family of Joseph Michael Allan, who was killed in a road traffic collision, have paid tribute to him.

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Kane the K9 new recruit

12th August 2015

Twelve-week-old Malinois puppy Kane is the newest wet-nosed recruit to the Cleveland and Durham Specialist Operations Unit.

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Suspected ram-raid in Darlington

10th August 2015

Police are investigating after a suspected ram-raid at Wilkinsons in Darlington.

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Swift arrests after attempted break in

10th August 2015

Four men have been arrested after an attempted break in at Bishop Auckland Railway Station.

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First graduate scheme calls it 'life changing'

10th August 2015

AN offender has become the first to complete a ground-breaking scheme which has seen him rebuild his life rather than get a criminal conviction.

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Activities for all in Chester-le-Street

7th August 2015

A HOST of activities for all the family are on offer in Chester-le-Street from a week next Monday, Aug 17th.

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Tribute to man who died in off-road accident

6th August 2015

Tributes have been paid to a man from West Rainton who died in a motorbike accident on a farm track in County Durham

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Stolen car seized in less than two hours

5th August 2015

Road policing officers were quick off the mark following reports of a stolen car heading into the Durham area from Cumbria yesterday

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Behind Bars - Matthew Dale

4th August 2015

A man who who crashed into a car and left a woman with serious injuries is now behind bars and starting a three-year jail term

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Day of action targets North Road in Durham

31st July 2015

Police have joined forces with other agencies in a “day of action” to tackle anti-social behaviour, shoplifting, littering and rough sleeping in Durham city.

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More than 100 arrested in drink-drive crackdown

29th July 2015

Police in Durham and Cleveland arrested more than 100 motorists for being unfit to drive because of drink or drugs in just one month

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