North East Regional Special Operations Unit

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.

Complex And Organised Fraud Arrests

News / Tue 04th, Nov

On Tuesday 4th November 2014, 8 men and 1 woman have been arrested as part of an investigation into complex and organised fraud.

Suspected Computer Hacker Arrested

News / Fri 31st, Oct

On Friday 31st October 2014, a suspected computer hacker was arrested under the Computer Misuse Act after an attack on the server of Durham Constabulary’s website.

NERSOU Website Goes Live

News / Mon 06th, Oct

Today sees the launch of the NERSOU website which has been developed to inform the wider public of the work undertaken by staff from the 3 north east police forces who are committed to the disruption of serious and organised crime within the region.

Regional Fraud Team (RFT)

News / Mon 06th, Oct

North East Regional Special Operations Unit gets a dedicated fraud team

Regional Cyber Crime Unit (RCCU)

News / Mon 06th, Oct

North East Regional Special Operations Unit gets a dedicated cyber crime unit.

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