Six homicide probes are among the many listing of unsolved crimes on Teesside.
All of which have had rewards of as much as £10,000 issued through the years by charity Crimestoppers.
Different stunning crimes which have sparked giant rewards for data embrace the hunt for 3 males suspected of being concerned in violent burglaries in addition to the seek for a white Transit-type suspected of getting used to steal doubtlessly deadly chemical compounds.
Regardless of investigations by Cleveland Police and public appeals within the press and on social media, the crimes have but to be solved.
Right here we glance again at among the most harrowing circumstances and urge anybody who may also help to contact Cleveland Police by calling 101.
Alternatively they will name Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.
In October, a reward of as much as £10,000 was supplied for nameless data that would help the Steven Clark who has been lacking for 28 years.
His mom Doris Clark stated the 23-year-old went into a bathroom in Saltburn however she claimed she by no means noticed him come out.
Mrs Clark, 81, and Steven’s father Charles Clark, 78, each former cops, have been arrested on suspicion of his homicide in September.
They’ve since been bailed.
His disappearance remained a thriller for many years, till Cleveland Police reopened the chilly case and launched a homicide probe.
And simply final week, a previously anonymous author of a letter naming the “killer” got here ahead and has spoken to police in a serious breakthrough within the case.
CSI officers have been pictured looking Mr and Mrs Clarke’s household dwelling on the Coast Highway in Marske in September.
Cleveland Police have additionally beforehand been contacted by a key witness who noticed Steven, who had a disabled left arm and walks with a slight limp, alive between 3-4pm on the day he disappeared.
The lady recognised him from the press protection following the latest chilly case evaluation.
In June this 12 months, a £10,000 reward was supplied to anybody with key details about a dad’s disappearance 9 years in the past.
Scott Fletcher, from Hartlepool, vanished with out hint on Could 11, 2011.
The 27-year-old was reportedly final seen in a lay-by close to to the previous Jet storage on the A181.
He had been allegedly dropped off in a automobile by an individual identified to him with a view to meet a feminine.
Scott’s physique has by no means been discovered, nonetheless detectives at Cleveland Police are treating the case as a homicide inquiry.
It’s strongly believed that he was murdered and his body disposed of shortly afterwards.
Seven individuals from the County Durham space have been arrested for conspiracy to homicide and later launched.
Donna was 17 when she vanished on April 19, 1998. She was final seen at a home in Bow Avenue within the Newport space of her dwelling city Middlesbrough.
No additional sightings have been confirmed and tragically for her household, Donna’s physique has by no means been discovered.
It’s thought she was murdered ‘inside a brief time period’ after the final Bow Avenue sighting.
On the time of Donna’s disappearance, she had been dwelling together with her cousins in a flat in Central Mews, in Middlesbrough city centre.
In June 2018, an space of waste floor in Middlesbrough was excavated as a part of makes an attempt to resolve the homicide case.
However sadly the dig at Troon Shut in Saltersgill uncovered nothing which might assist investigators.
Info could be given on to the historic investigations unit on 101 or anonymously through Crimestoppers which is providing a £10,000 reward for data.
In February 2020, a £10,000 reward was issued for assist in discovering Natalie Jenkins.
The cash will probably be handed over for data which ends up in figuring out the situation of the Thornaby lady’s physique.
The final confirmed sighting of Natalie was at her dwelling deal with on Westbury Avenue in Thornaby, on Wednesday, December 11 at 10am.
Police released new CCTV images of the 32-year-old strolling alongside Parliament Highway in Middlesbrough on December 10, final 12 months.
She has not been in contact together with her household or associates.
She was reported lacking to Cleveland Police on December 15, 2019.
Natalie’s mum Sylvia Jenkins has additionally appealed to the general public for any information about her daughter.
Natalie is described as being white, of very slim construct and round 5ft 5ins tall.
She has a good complexion and straight brown hair and hazel eyes.
She lives in Thornaby however has connections to Stockton and Middlesbrough, particularly across the Newport space of the city.
She has a tattoo saying SWANN on her neck and one other on her wrist saying SWANNY.
Needed ‘harmful’ males
Three males wished for questioning over a string of violent burglaries are being hunted.
Daniel Casey, 27, Michael Casey, 19, and Wayne Harty, 18, are being sought by detectives over numerous raids, together with some concentrating on older individuals.
They’re stated to have hyperlinks with the travelling neighborhood and Middlesbrough, amongst different places throughout the UK.
A £3,000 reward was supplied by Crimestoppers in January for every man for data that results in their arrest.
The boys are identified to be a part of a conspiracy to commit housebreaking, linked to a prison gang not too long ago discovered responsible at Swansea Crown Courtroom, Crimestoppers stated.
The housebreaking spree included use and threats of violence, important property harm, and a lot of private gadgets stolen, together with hundreds of kilos price of jewelry.
In November 2019, Crimestoppers supplied a £10,000 reward for assist in discovering Thornaby mum Naheed Khan.
Naheed was final seen on Friday, Could 4, 2018, and her checking account was not touched after the next Sunday.
The 43-year-old disappeared shortly earlier than turning into a grandmother for the primary time and her household stated her disappearance was fully out of character.
Crimestoppers previously offered a reward for data resulting in the arrest and conviction of these chargeable for Naheed’s homicide.
Nevertheless the charity then appealed for data particularly about the place her physique could also be positioned.
Naheed is described as Asian, of slim construct and round 5ft 6” tall, with lengthy, darkish hair.
A 39-year-old man was arrested in connection together with her disappearance and launched beneath investigation pending additional inquiries.
For 17 years, the brutal killing of much-loved dad, son and brother Darren Manders has remained unsolved.
It was June 27, 2003, when Darren’s mom Lesley reported to Cleveland Police that her 31-year-old son had gone lacking.
A lacking from dwelling investigation was launched, urging anybody who had heard from Darren to contact them.
However weeks later, on July 27, a grim discovery was made.
His physique was discovered by a canine walker, dumped beneath a pile of logs in woodland close to Nunthorpe, in Middlesbrough.
The secluded spot is understood regionally as Hunger Clump.
The daddy-of-three had suffered deadly head accidents.
A five-hour autopsy examination was carried out and the reason for demise was recognized as being blunt drive trauma to the top.
Forensic consultants have been capable of determine the physique solely from a palm print taken from Mr Manders’ left hand.
A murder inquiry was launched by police.
Two males, aged 26 and 33, have been on the time arrested in reference to the inquiry however have been launched with out cost.
Crimestoppers supplied a £500 reward to anybody who got here ahead with contemporary data that might assist snare the killer.
Police stated on the time that preliminary response to their appeals was “huge” however thy didn’t result in a conviction.
Hunt for ‘doubtlessly deadly’ chemical compounds
In March 2019, a £10,000 reward was supplied to trace down harmful chemical compounds stolen from a Billingham plant.
Ten drums of metallic oxide powder that may very well be deadly to these in extended contact have been taken the month earlier than.
Cleveland Police issued an urgent warning to the public in regards to the 10 drums of hazardous chemical compounds.
Crimestoppers stated they wished to hint a white Transit-type van with a brake mild that wasn’t engaged on its driver’s aspect.
It was seen on CCTV footage subsequent to the location of the break in, which the charity stated occurred between 9pm on Sunday February 10 and seven.30am on Monday February 11, 2019.
The stolen blue drums contained approximately 60 kilos of powder containing metal oxides.
One of many drums contained sealed 30ml vials full of black powder, and the remaining contained particular person vacuum sealed 2kg foil pouches containing the identical black powder.
The containers have been clearly labelled with the hazards and the corporate’s inside batch codes.