North East Regional Special Operations Unit

Operation Kilimanjaro

News / Tue 25th, Oct

On the 17th March 2016 officers from NERSOU, City of London Police and Trading standards supported by the Federation against Copyright Theft (FACT) took part in a day of action.

Eight arrested and 'substantial' drugs and cash found in large-scale drug bust

News / Thu 13th, Oct

Eight people have been arrested in Teesside as part of a large-scale UK-wide drug bust. The arrests were part on an operation targeting the supply of Class A drugs into the Cleveland and Northumbria Force areas from areas including Liverpool.

£1m Funding boost to fight organised crime in the North East

News / Tue 20th, Sep

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.

Operation VALIANT

News / Tue 02nd, Aug

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.

Regional Fraud Team receive national award for investigation

News / Wed 01st, Jun

The North East Regional Fraud Team were recognised for their efforts and innovation at the Serious and Organised Crime Conference this year.

COURIER FRAUD - SIX MEN SENTENCED TO 41 YEARS

News / Fri 15th, Apr

Between the 2/6/2014 – 15/12/14 a series of Courier Fraud offences occurred across the UK, including the North East of England, in which 43 victims were defrauded of over £100,000.

East Durham Male Charged with DoS Attacks

News / Thu 14th, Apr

A man from east Durham is to appear before local magistrates charged with committing denial of service attacks against various websites, including that of Durham Constabulary.

Drug criminal tried to flee UK in lorry to avoid arrest

News / Fri 08th, Apr

A Yorkshire-based organised criminal, who tried to leave the UK hidden in a lorry to avoid being arrested for supplying class A drugs, has been sentenced to 8 years in prison.

Operation HOWZE

News / Thu 24th, Mar

COURIER FRAUD - SIX MEN CONVICTED OF CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT FRAUD ACROSS THE UK

Bannatynes Compensation

News / Mon 21st, Mar

A former finance director who took almost £8m from Duncan Bannatyne’s gym business has been ordered to pay almost £500,000 in compensation.

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