A Heart investigation's found a five-year-old is among hundreds of North East pupils to be caught with drugs in school
Man Jailed For Manslaughter
A man's been jailed for 4 years after another man died following an assault in Gateshead.
42-year-old Ali Mazin Mahmod from Felling was found unconscious on Sunderland Road in May - he died in hospital.
22-year-old Gary Pitt - from Leam Lane - pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
Two men have been arrested, after a body was discovered inside a burning car in Shiney Row.
Children and a police officer were injured after violence broke out at Middlesbrough and Sheffield United's match
Emergency services are at the scene of an explosion in a residential street in Sunderland
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