Three men were arrested after a police car chase ended in a crash at Widdrington.
A police spokeswoman said: “Following a short police pursuit, a Volkswagen Polo collided with a road sign in Mile Road at about 9.25am on Saturday.
“Subsequently, before coming to a standstill, it reversed into a police car, causing minor damage.
“The three male occupants of the car were arrested at the scene. No injuries were reported.”