North East Regional Special Operations Unit

Our Vision

The identification and relentless disruption of Organised Crime Groups harming North East Communities

Our Mission

To protect the communities of Cleveland, Durham and Northumbria from Serious and Organised Crime

Our Values

To pursue criminals lawfully and relentlessly in accordance with the police code of ethics

our mission [July 2021 - June 2022]


Criminal Disruptions


Criminals Arrested


Criminals Charged

78.3 Kg, 40 Kg Cutting Agent, 2265 Cannabis Plants & 52,000 Class A & C Tablets

Drugs Seized


Years Sentenced


Confiscation Orders Granted


Adults Safeguarded


Children Safeguarded
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Wed 07th, Aug

A South Shields man involved in a computer scam has been ordered to pay back over £15,000.

Business Cyber Summary Newsletter

Fri 19th, Jul

An introductory newsletter produced by the North East Regional Cyber Crime Unit (NERCCU) has been released. If you would like to receive a copy of the newsletter, please email: [email protected]

OP Repulse - Fraud Investigation

Mon 22nd, Oct

A FRAUDSTER whose crimes reached as far as the Middle East has been jailed for 8 years.

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