North East Regional Special Operations Unit

Greggs burglaries suspect arrested

News / Wed 08th, Apr

Op Zircon is the NERSOU response to a series of safe burglaries where Greggs the bakers business premises have been targeted throughout the north east region.

3 Charged with Conspiracy to Supply Class A and Class B drugs

News / Mon 16th, Mar

Brian FERGUSON, Christopher STUART and Nicholas John WILSON have all been charged with conspiracy to supply class A and class B drugs and money laundering.

Houghton Man Arrested on Suspicion of Computer Misuse

News / Fri 06th, Mar

Police have arrested a north east man as part of a national week long crackdown on cyber crime. On Thursday, March 5, officers from the North East Regional Special Operations Unit (NERSOU) arrested a 51-year-old man in Houghton.

Gang who travelled to Gateshead are behind bars after £140,000 cable theft plot

News / Fri 13th, Feb

A gang of burglars embroiled in a £140,000 cable theft plot are today starting more than 10 years behind bars.

Substantial amount of controlled drugs recovered

News / Tue 10th, Feb

4 persons have been arrested by Officers from the North East Regional Special Operations Unit

2 Males arrested for drugs offences

News / Fri 30th, Jan

Two males were arrested on Wednesday the 28th January in the final swoop of an investigation into the supply of drugs between the North East and North West of England

Ten people charged in October drugs raids.

News / Thu 29th, Jan

Ten people have been charged and drugs with a street value of £8million have been seized by officers as part of a regional police operation. On October 15, 2014, officers carried out a series of warrants in the Gateshead area.

Unemployed Merseyside drugs trafficker sentenced to 10 years imprisonment

News / Tue 27th, Jan

On Mon 26 Jan 15, Jon Neill a 33 year old unemployed male from the Huyton area of Merseyside was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment at Durham Crown Court for possession of Cocaine with intent to supply.

Elderly swindled out of life savings across County Durham in bank security con

News / Tue 16th, Dec

ELDERLY people from across the North-East have been swindled out of their life-savings by fraudsters posing as police officers and bank staff.

Director arrested in massive fraud probe at Bannatyne's

News / Mon 15th, Dec

THE finance director of Duncan Bannatyne's business empire has been arrested as part of an investigation into an alleged multi-million pound fraud.

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