The North East Regional Fraud Team, part of the North East Region Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) were recognised for their efforts and innovation at the Serious and Organised Crime Conference this year and received a Highly commended trophy in the prestigious Keith Hughes Awards.
Cleveland-based organised criminal sentenced to 8 years in prison for his involvement in conspiracy to supply controlled drugs with West Yorkshire criminals
SIX MEN CONVICTED OF CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT FRAUD ACROSS THE UK
The North East Regional Special Operation Unit have been involved in a day of action to disrupt the sale of IP TV boxes which have been illegally modified to stream pirated channels which include movies and sports.
Four men from Manchester have been sentenced after a series of robberies across the country.
On the evening of Thu 28 Jan 16 officers from the North East Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) carried out a large scale drugs operation in the North Tyneside area...
Online Crime is Coming to Town; victims of online shopping fraud lost £16 million to cyber crooks last Christmas
As a result of an investigation by the North East Regional Specialist Operations Unit, Ferguson, Stuart and Wilson were convicted on Friday 6th November 2015 at Newcastle Crown Court
On Monday 28th September 2015 officers from NERSOU supported Cleveland Police and the National Crime Agency (NCA) with the arrest of 5 people. Alan GEE has been was charged on 19th October with conspiring to supply a controlled drug, namely heroin between 09/04/2015 and the 28/09/2015.
With the impending launch of the North East CiSP (Cyber-security Information Sharing Platform) in December, local business' are invited to express their interest...
Get safe online together with Police forces, partners, other supporters, many other organisations and the media get behind the event to help protect the public and small businesses to stay safe online.With the impending launch of the North East CiSP (Cyber-security Information Sharing Platform) in December, local business' are invited to express their interest...
Operation Scorpion was a reactive investigation by the NERSOU Operation Bombay team into the theft of large quantities of cigarettes from vehicles targeted specifically on the car parks of Cash and Carry Stores across the North of England. On Monday 28th September 2015, 5 men were sentenced as part of the operation.
Op. TARTAR was a reactive investigation into the theft of high value plant machinery in and around Cleveland and Durham. On 9th September, Charles Tyers, Robert Mason, Lee Harris and Tony Hilton all pleaded guilty to the charge at Teesside Crown Court
Officers from the Regional Cyber Crime Team have this week targeted registrants of hacking group Lizard Squad’s Lizard Stresser tool; software that allowed users to pay to take websites offline for up to eight hours at a time.
On Monday 8th June 2015 two males were stopped by police in a vehicle driving on the A19 just outside of Middlesbrough, Cleveland. When searched the vehicle was found to contain a significant quantity of controlled drugs, namely heroin.
Three men, aged 30, 36 and 19 and a 55-year-old woman, all from Slovakia, were arrested on suspicion of trafficking people into the UK for exploitation.
The identification and relentless disruption of Organised Crime Groups harming North East Communities
To protect the communities of Cleveland, Durham and Northumbria from Serious and Organised Crime
To pursue criminals lawfully and relentlessly in accordance with the police code of ethics
A new crime-fighting facility is to be created for the North East Regional Crime Unit with the help of one million pounds in government funding, bringing together several law enforcement agencies under one roof.
Seven men have today been sentenced to nearly 40 years for drug offences after being uncovered by a specialist team of officers from across the region.
The North East Regional Fraud Team were recognised for their efforts and innovation at the Serious and Organised Crime Conference this year.
Click here to see a gallery of all the criminals that have been arrested and imprisoned by NERSOU.
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