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Warning to drug users over dangerous heroin mix

A deadly synthetic opioid recently detected in heroin supplies in the North East could be present in drugs around the UK, the National Crime Agency (NCA) has warned today.

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Man assaulted in suspected case of mistaken identity

Police are urging the public not to take the law into their own hands after a man was assaulted in Northumberland in a case of suspected misidentification.

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Police appeal after serious assault outside train station

A man was seriously assaulted at the weekend outside Morpeth Railway Station.

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Police welcome tougher penalties for speeding

Changes introduced today which enable courts to issue tougher penalties for speeding motorists have been welcomed by Northumbria Police.

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The attempted robbery happened at Lloyds TSB in Alnwick (centre of the picture).

Woman foils robbery at Alnwick cashpoint

A woman was left shaken after foiling an attempted cashpoint robbery in Alnwick yesterday.
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Police appeal after disturbance in Alnwick street

Police are appealing for witnesses following a disturbance, involving a man and a teenage girl, in an Alnwick street.

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Northmberland woman jailed for stealing OAP’s life-savings

A Northumberland woman has been convicted of theft and jailed for 16 months after stealing more than £21,000 from a 92-year-old woman with dementia, who she was paid to look after.

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Signage is going up as part of Operation Scrambler.

Operation to stop off-road bikes on dunes and beaches

Action is being taken to stop off-road motorbikes and quad bikes from riding on sand dunes and beaches along the Northumberland coast.

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Police appeal after thieves pinch bikes

Police are appealing for information after a number of bikes were stolen in Amble at the weekend.

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The stolen watch.

Thieves steal First World War watch from Northumberland museum

Police are appealing for witnesses after a watch, which was presented to a First World War hero to honour his bravery, was stolen from a Northumberland museum.

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Police appeal after spate of fuel thefts in Rothbury

Police are appealing for witnesses after several fuel thefts in the Rothbury area over the weekend.

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Coquetdale crimes total 17 during last month

There were a total of 17 crimes reported in the Rothbury area during March, according to the latest Coquetdale update from police.

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Police reminder after Northumberland quad-bike thefts

Police are issuing advice after three quad bikes were stolen in the north and west of Northumberland this week.

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Legal expenses paid for ex-chief and three others in Carry on Constable saga

Northumbria Police paid nearly £18,000 in legal costs to four former staff caught up in the ‘Carry on Constable’ employment tribunal.

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Apply for cash from community fund

Groups supporting their neighbourhoods and communities across the Northumbria Police area have again been invited to apply for money from the PCC’s Community Fund.

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Tools stolen in Amble burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses after tools were stolen from a commercial address in Amble this week.

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Police appeal after man exposes himself to teenage girls

Police are appealing for information following four incidents of indecent exposure in front of teenage girls in Northumberland.

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Restorative justice project launched in Northumberland

A new initiative which aims to benefit victims, offenders and the local community has been launched by Victims First Northumbria (VFN) and HMP Northumberland, which is run by Sodexo.

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Suspended jail term for teen after assault

A Shilbottle teenager has been given a suspended prison sentence after an assault in Alnwick.

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Arrest over social media threats to two schools in Northumberland

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with social media threats made at two schools in Morpeth.

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