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56 year old William Joseph Smith, formerly of Hylton Castle, was found guilty at Newcastle Crown Court in January after being charged with rape of two young girls. He's now been sentenced to six and a half years imprisonment for the abuse against the two young victims during the 1970's.
A woman accused of posting a malicious message on Facebook about a terminally ill young Sunderland fan has been released without charge by Cleveland Police
Shelter has released their latest research.
The County Durham pensioner was the victim of an attempted fraud attack.
The funding boost has been granted to convert the Old Fire Station in Sunderland city centre.
The Government's released figures showing who didn't pay properly.
Two more stunning ships have pledged their support for The Tall Ships Races in Sunderland in 2018. They'll be joining the other vessels coming to delight crowds in July next year.
The numbers are the highest they have ever been.
It follows a report released by the "Care After Combat" charity.
Over 5 thousand were affected this morning.