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Police clamp down on speeding drivers

Northumbria Police is taking part in a Europe-wide crackdown on speeding motorists.

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Pair sentenced after drugs raid in Amble

Two men have been sentenced for stealing drugs including methadone and morphine from a chemist in Amble.

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New CCTV system now recording in Alnwick

Alnwick’s new CCTV system is now watching over the town following investment by the town council.

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Police appeal for witnesses after hit-and-run in Blyth

A man was seriously injured after a hit-and-run in Blyth yesterday.

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Sharp rise in rural crime in Northumberland

The cost of rural crime to Northumberland was £230,000 in 2016, up 21 per cent from £190,000 in 2015.

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Court date for pair accused of murder of man found in Northumberland field

A North-East man pleaded not guilty to the murder of a victim who was found seriously injured in a Cresswell field last month.
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Drugs stolen in raid on Amble pharmacy

Police are appealing for witnesses after two men broke into the Boots store in Amble and stole a safe containing a large quantity of medication early this morning.

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Robbery and assault at Northumberland caravan park

A 69-year-old woman was assaulted during a robbery at Cresswell Towers Caravan Park last night.

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Police issue drug warning over blue pills

Northumbria Police has issued a drug warning as a blue pill being sold as ecstasy is now believed to be a combination of cocaine and meth.

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CCTV set to be installed at Alnwick Town after spate of vandalism

A grass-roots football club is set to install CCTV after repeat incidents of damage and vandalism at its ground.

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Damage at heritage railway

Police are appealing for information after a report of criminal damage at a heritage railway.

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Witness appeal after burglary in Northumberland

Police are appealing for information from the public following a burglary in Stakeford where items worth in the region of £500 were stolen.

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Elderly woman ‘critical’ after being hit by van

An elderly woman was seriously injured after being hit by a van earlier today.

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Police hunt for wanted man

Police are appealing for help to trace a man wanted in connection with a number of offences.

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Injured man dies after being found in field

A man who was found severely injured in a Northumberland field has died in hospital.

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Watch dramatic footage of danger drivers' high speed race through Tyne Tunnel

Video footage has been released of two cars racing each other at dangerous speeds through the Tyne Tunnel.

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Police say there won’t be staff cuts after front-office closure

The number of police in Amble will not be cut as a result of the town losing its front-office provision, councillors were assured.

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WATCH: Drivers banned after racing through Tyne Tunnel

Two Northumberland motorists have been banned from driving for 15 months after they were seen racing through the Tyne Tunnel.
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Duo charged with burglary in Northumberland

Two men have been charged following a burglary in Northumberland.

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Two people charged with attempted murder of man seriously injured in Northumberland

A man and a woman have been charged with attempted murder after another man was found with serious injuries at a coastal location in Northumberland.

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