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Dealing Middlesbrough father and son team caught in sting

A father and son drug dealing team were caught in an undercover police sting when officer bought cocaine and heroin off the pair in Middlesbrough.

The Northern Echo | Middlesbrough

Boy, 14, threatened with knife and robbed in Middlesbrough

An appeal has been launched after a teenager was reportedly robbed at knifepoint and had his bike stolen in Normanby, Middlesbrough

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'No criminal involvement' linked to Andrea Howson's death

Andrea Howson, 37, died at the University Hospital of South Tees on February 4 last year after taking a 'deadly' cocktail of drugs that claimed her life.

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Potentially "dangerous" drugs stolen in Middlesbrough

Police warning after "potentially dangerous" drugs were stolen in Middlesbrough

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Mattress left in alley on Kensington Road, Middlesbrough

The man was caught on camera dumping the unwanted bedding in the alley behind Middlesbrough’s Kensington Road on Sunday, April 7.

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A Middlesbrough arsonist targeted Cleveland Police station

A Middlesbrough arsonist who tried to firebomb a police station has been locked up after he was recognised from CCTV footage.

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Darlington pervert jailed for almost 40 years for abuse

A depraved Darlington pervert who systematically abused three young people alongside another paedophile has been jailed for almost 40 years.

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Tees Valley Mayor: Barrage of questions over Teesworks

Tees Valley Combined Authority (TVCA) authority, headed by Ben Houchen, is facing criticism after changing its protocol.

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Middlesbrough: Housing plans for Nunthorpe Grange set for refusal

Long-running plans for new homes at Nunthorpe Grange, Middlesbrough, look set to be refused again amid concerns over access to local amenities.

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Uno Momento in Darlington scoops 'best chain in UK' award

Restaurant Uno Momento has been named the 'best chain' in the country at England’s Business Awards

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Supermarket delivery driver robbed of lager in Middlesbrough

Police are hunting for two robbers who punched and kicked a supermarket delivery driver before fleeing with two crates of lager in Oxford Road, Middlesbrough.

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Middlesbrough woman falsely claimed DWP PIP payments

A woman has been fined for fraudulently claiming Universal Credit for nearly 18 months.

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25 tonnes of fly-tipping cleared from Wicklow Street in Middlesbrough

More than 25 tonnes of fly-tipping were cleared from Wicklow Street in Middlesbrough over the past week

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Grangetown firearm incidents: Police release image of wanted man

Police have released an image of Liam McElvaneym who man they want to trace in connection with two firearms offences in the Grangetown area of Middlesbrough.

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A66 Darlington crash claims life of 25-year-old Middlesbrough man

Cleveland Police have named 25-year-old Joseph Potts who has tragically died following a crash on the A66 near Darlington over the weekend.

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Three men arrested for attempted murder in Grangetown

Three men have been arrested in Grangetown for attempted murder following a second firearms attack yesterday

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21 year old questioned after Middlesbrough stabbing

A man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing on Central Avenue in Middlesbrough on Thursday 4 April.

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Former Middlesbrough M&S store acquired by new owner

The building on Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough which housed a landmark Marks and Spencer store for 122 years has been acquired by a new owner

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FA Cup Finals and Wimbledon among tickets gifted to MPs

North East MPs, including Dehenna Davison and Richard Holden, claimed more than £11,500 in gifted sports tickets in the last year, The Northern Echo can reveal.

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Three arrested after cocaine and cash found in Middlesbrough

Three men have been arrested after cocaine and cash were found in Middlesbrough property.