POLICE are continuing to scour the Northumberland countryside for missing pensioner Alexander Nicol.
VILLAGERS are urged to check gardens and outbuildings as concerns grow for missing pensioner Alexander Nicol.
THE search for a missing pensioner has moved to Northumberland after CCTV was found of him getting off a bus in a coastal village.
EVERY type of crime has fallen across Northumberland and Tyne and Wear over the last year, according to latest figures.
A STOLEN laptop containing precious photos of young cancer sufferer Finley Brians has been found by police.
A DEVASTATED mother has begged thieves who stole a laptop containing irreplaceable photos of her poorly son to return the precious pictures.
DETECTIVES investigating a terrifying raid at the home of nightclub boss Sheila Quadrini have arrested three people.
DEFENDANTS are kept in appalling conditions at one North East magistrates’ court, while others fail to separate men, women and children properly, or keep detainees warm in winter, a new report says.
A FORMER nightclub owner subjected to a terrifying raid in her home has told how she thought she would be burned alive after her attackers tied her up and doused her in petrol.
SIX people began 2013 in hospital as New Year’s celebrations in the region turned to violence.