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PC Mo Rashad and PD Rocky 😎
Dog Unit Arrests Suspected Dangerous Driver

On Saturday 10th August, PC Mo Rashad and PD Rocky were called to a report of a man believed to be driving a silver Mitsubishi dangerously in the #Skelton area.

The report was called in by a member of the public.

A small pursuit occurred with Mo, Rocky and the Mitsubishi and a short time later, the vehicle crashed into a bush.

A man, 40, was arrested on suspicion of drug driving, no insurance, no licence, driving dangerously and failing to stop and he has been released under investigation.

Enquiries are ongoing.
A rocket launcher, air pistols and shot guns were amongst items handed in for a firearms surrender. 
The surrender, which commenced on Friday 20 July, seen around 15 firearms and ammunition handed into #Cleveland Police. 
See our Facebook post for more info! 
Pictured: 2 x AK47 and rocket launcher.
27ft Knife Angel Sculpture Unveiled in Middlesbrough

A 27ft sculpture that highlights the losses and consequences of knife crime has been unveiled in Middlesbrough.

The Knife Angel stands tall in the town’s Centre Square and is made of over 100,000 weapons collected by police forces from across the country.

It is the first time the Angel has been displayed in the North East and its arrival was marked at an official ceremony this morning, opened by Police and Crime Commissioner Barry Coppinger and closed by Middlesbrough Mayor @preston_andy

Young people from Trinity Dance gave a moving contemporary dance performance, and Choir, Local Voices sang A Song of Peace.

Please read the full story on our website:

Thanks to all involved:
The Chris Cave Foundation
Middlesbrough Council

#knifeangel #knifecrime #nomoreknives #crime #police #middlesbrough
The Knife Angel will be here tomorrow! It is currently being transported up the country from Shropshire. It will be on display from 6th August till 2nd September at Middlesbrough Centre Square.

Cleveland Police’s School Liaison Officers will be teaming up with Theresa Cave from the Chris Cave Foundation throughout August to deliver hard hitting presentations on the effects of weapon-related crime.

Anyone who is interested in attending or wants to organise a group of youths to attend the presentations, please contact Kath Curtis:

#knifeangel #middlesbrough #nomoreknives #knifecrime
PC Chris Lambert’s dog, Mario, retired in June and he now has 18 month old Kira who was licensed yesterday by an instructor from Lancashire Police.

Welcome to the team Kira 😀🐶🐾💞
Yesterday evening, PC Liam Sewell from the Dog Unit arrested a man, 34, on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and recovered his electric scooter.

The man had been riding the scooter illegally on a public road.

He has now been released under investigation pending further enquiries.
Care of Police Survivors (COPS) annual Service of Remembrance took place yesterday in memory of all police officers & staff who have lost their lives on duty in the UK.

T Chief Superintendent Alison Jackson attended the service to represent our Force. 
Read more via our website.
A very big thank you to Ben Dave management and driver Alan who assisted the Dog Support Unit today by volunteering to move heavy containers to build a training area for the police dogs 🐶!
Alan also got to meet PD Rocky who got a view from the cabin 😎!
Officers Rescue Toddler who was Accidently Locked Inside a Car in #Saltburn on #hottestdayoftheyear 
Read more in the link in our bio. 
Pic from left: PC Graeme Danks, PC Neil Robinson, Darcy and Georgia
Last night 'eagle eyed' Special Constable Wood who was working with PC Sewell helped an injured fox on the A174. We suspect he was hit by a motorist. He was taken to the vets and we are still waiting for the result. Thanks S.C Wood for everything you do and your time. #teamwork 👮‍♂️🦊
14-week-old puppy Bear visited our Community Safety Hub today! Bear will be with us during his initial training and will hopefully join our dog unit in the future 🐶🐾