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Youngsters visit police station

The Alnwick Neighbourhood Police Team opened the doors to local primary schools and a child-care group for a visit to the station, to give them an insight into the workings of the police front office and custody suite.

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Police cut the number of sergeants in north Northumberland

The number of police sergeants across the North Northumberland Area has been chopped.

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Jewellery and cash taken in multiple burglaries in Northumberland

Police are appealing for witnesses following burglaries in Seahouses, Glanton, Wooler and Rothbury.

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Police stop poachers in Northumberland

Two men were reported for poaching offences and had their equipment seized, as part of a police operation in Northumberland last night.

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Concerns are raised about driver speed in Alnwick

Concerns have been raised about speeding motorists in Alnwick, with one resident saying he has never known anything like it.

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Undercover BBC investigation exposes problems at HMP Northumberland

Troubles at HMP Northumberland will be exposed in a television programme next week, following an undercover investigation.

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Police appeal after digger stolen in Amble

Police are appealing for witnesses after a digger was stolen in Amble.

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Northumbria Police told to improve after failing to record 7,300 crimes including violence and rape

Northumbria Police have been told it must improve after new figures show more than 7,300 crimes reported last year – including violence and rape – were never even recorded.

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Thieves steal tools, metal and bikes from Amble and Longhoughton gardens

Police are appealing for information after a spate of thefts in Amble, as well as one in Longhoughton, which could be connected.

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Hadston woman supplied drugs while child was in house

A Hadston woman has been given a suspended prison sentence for drug offences.

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Northumberland haulage boss in £100,000 VAT scam

A haulage-firm owner from Northumberland, who faked invoices and companies to steal more than £100,000 in tax repayments, has been given a suspended-prison sentence.

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Teenage girl raped in Morpeth

Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old girl was raped in Morpeth on Saturday.

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CCTV FOOTAGE: Thief steals petrol from Alnwick garage

CCTV footage has been released of a thief stealing fuel from an Alnwick garage.

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Police consult on plan to tackle rural crime

Police have set out their strategy for tackling crime in rural areas and they are encouraging residents’ feedback to help shape the plan.

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Suicides rise at HMP Northumberland

The number of prisoners who committed suicide at HMP Northumberland in 2016 was the highest it has been in the last four years, new figures reveal.

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Northumberland man charged with murder

Police have charged a man with murder following the death of a 32-year-old in Hexham yesterday morning.

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Officers could seize your phone on the spot if you use it while driving, police leader suggests

Mobile phones used illegally by drivers could be confiscated, a rank and file police leader has suggested.

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Arrest after man dies in Northumberland assault

Police have arrested a man in connection with the death of a man in Hexham earlier today.

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Teenager admits to a string of offences

An Alnwick teenager has pleaded guilty to a string of offences, including arson and causing harassment, alarm or distress.

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Youngsters educated so they can stay safe online

Northumbria Police is offering advice to help youngsters stay safe online and avoid becoming an easy target for cyber criminals.

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