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‘We are devastated’ say daughters of granddad who died after Durham club disturbance

The daughters of a man who died after a nightclub disturbance have led tributes to their hardworking father.

County Durham
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Holiday resort worker glassed two women in nightclub

A holiday resort worker who injured two women during two glass attacks has been spared jail.
Newcastle Gateshead
Police have arrested four men following a fatal crash in Gateshead.

Four arrested after fatal crash in Gateshead

Police have arrested four men following a fatal car crash in Gateshead.

Transport

Armed police swoop on South Shields street after stabbing

Police have arrested a man in an armed swoop in South Shields this morning.
Crime
Loveshack nightclub, Walkergate, Durham. Pic: Tom Banks.

Loveshack death: Police release eight on bail after Hetton man dies following nightclub incident

Eight men have been released on bail after a 54-year-old man died following an incident in a nightclub.

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Police officers secure the area after a bomb attack in Ansbach, Germany

‘Islamist’ suicide bomber injures 12 after being turned away from German music festival

A Syrian suicide bomber who blew himself up after being turned away from a music festival in southern Germany was driven by religious extremism to kill others, an official has suggested.

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‘Confused’ pensioner avoids jail for carrying meat cleaver in suit pocket

‘Confused’ pensioner avoids jail for carrying meat cleaver in suit pocket

A pensioner has avoided going to jail after he was caught carrying a meat cleaver in Sunderland.

Sunderland
Loveshack nightclub, Walkergate, Durham. Pic: Tom Banks.

Seven arrested over Hetton man's death after Durham nightclub brawl

A murder-style inquiry is under way after a man died after an incident at a busy nightclub in Durham early today.
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Thieves have stolen a hot tub from Mel Jones garden.
Daughters from left Lauran Jones aged seven and severely disabled Amy Jones aged five

Mum overwhelmed by generosity after disabled daughter targetted by callous thieves

A devoted mum has been left overwhelmed by the generosity of people who rallied round after heartless thieves stole her disabled daughter’s hot tub.

News
Liam Gascoigne

Cowboy builders jailed after conning Sunderland OAP

An elderly woman was left £400 out of pocket when she agreed to £10 worth of work by cowboy builders.

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A teenager who was left fighting for his life in hospital after taking drugs is improving, police have confirmed.

Police confirm Sunderland teen's condition is continuing to improve after taking drugs

A teenager who was left fighting for his life in hospital after taking drugs is continuing to improve, police have confirmed.

Environment
Ian Parkin was in breach of a suspended sentence.

Serial Sunderland bomb hoaxer hurled drunken abuse at police

A bomb hoaxer who claimed there was an explosive device at Sunderland railway station has breached his suspended sentence.

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Levi was found in an emaciated condition.

Cruel Sunderland owner blames ‘straying’ dog for its own neglect

A woman whose dog was found in a shocking state of neglect claimed it had gone missing for several weeks only to return to her in that condition the day before a visit from the RSPCA.

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Crown Court

Dad attacked with hammer by Sunderland neighbour in long running boundary row

A dad was attacked with a hammer when a long running boundary row with his neighbour erupted in violence and shocking homophobic abuse.

Crime
Reece Brown, who has gone missing.

UPDATE: Teenage boy who sparked police appeal after going missing in Sunderland found safe

A 15-year-old Sunderland boy who went missing in near the city centre has been found,
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Dog seller ordered to pay £5,000 over puppy fraud

Durham dog seller who gave fraudulent information about puppies has been ordered to pay over £5,000.

Crime
Tilbury Road in Thorney Close. Image copyright Google Maps.

Arson attack on BMW parked on Sunderland street

An inquiry is under way after a blaze was started deliberately, leaving a car badly damaged.
News
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Yobs risked lives by throwing hosepipe onto A1

Police are warning youths who are throwing objects from bridges onto the A1 that they could kill.

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Yarm Lane, Stockton

Man set on fire in homophobic attack in Stockton

A man needed skin grafts after being burnt in a terrifying homophobic attack.

Crime
Police issue warning to Pokémon Go players in Sunderland

Police issue warning to Pokémon Go players in Sunderland

Police in Sunderland and are reminding mobile gamers using Pokémon Go not to put their own safety in danger.
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