A family home's been broken into and badly vandalised in County Durham
Sex Offenders Missing Across The North East
Police figures show that hundreds of convicted sex offenders have gone missing across the UK.
Responding to a Freedom of Information request, 38 forces admitted they don't know where 391 registered sex offenders are.
That number includes some who have been missing for more than a decade.
In the North East, North Yorkshire Police said the whereabouts of two registered sex offenders were unknown - one who has been missing since 2008 and another since late 2014.
Northumbria Police said two registered sex offenders were wanted because their whereabouts were known, including one who went missing in May 2002 and another in November 2008.
Cleveland Police said one registered sex offender had been missing since 2011.
While Durham Police said one registered sex offender was missing but refused to say when their whereabouts became unknown.
The brother of a Sunderland woman, who died from cervical cancer, is campaigning for a law that allows women under 25 to be smeared
Forecasters warn more extreme weather is to come after high winds caused damage across the North East last night.
The sister of Ashington man Nick Dunn, who's in prison in India, has revealed she's been abused over her campaign to free him
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