North Tyneside

Photo: Former Northumberland police solicitor Denise Aubrey arrives at North Tyneside Tribunal Court for her unfair dismissal tribunal. /Photo by: Picture by: Owen Humphreys / PA Wire/Press Association Images

Ex Northumbria Police legal boss ‘shared confidential information to bolster herself’

Ex Northumbria Police’s legal boss deliberately disclosed confidential information about a chief constable’s alleged affair to “bolster herself” in the eyes of colleagues, an employment tribunal has heard. Denise Aubrey, 54, was sacked for gross misconduct from her role as director of legal services at Northumbria Police in 2014. During […]

Mulberry purse stolen in North Tyneside

Mulberry purse stolen in North Tyneside

Police are appealing for information after a burglary in North Tyneside. It happened between 7.30am and 8.30am on Wednesday, March 30, when a burglar entered the kitchen of a house in Fern Avenue, North Shields, via an insecure back door. A handbag containing car keys and a Mulberry Purse were […]

Protect your home as lighter nights creep in

Protect your home as lighter nights creep in

Residents are being urged to take steps to protect their home as the lighter nights creep in. With the onset of lighter nights and warmer weather there is historically a rise in offences where burglars sneak in through open doors and windows. Extra patrols are taking place across North Tyneside […]

Appeal after distraction burglary in North Tyneside

Appeal after distraction burglary in North Tyneside

Police are appealing for information after an elderly resident fell victim to a distraction burglary in North Tyneside. It happened between 11am and 11.15am on Tuesday, March 29, when a man forced his way into the back garden of an address in St David’s Close, Whitley Bay. He then knocked […]