SIX vehicles were seized by Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Officers and the Road Policing Unit.

On Friday (February 19) in a joint operation to tackle the illegal use of vehicles in the North Ormesby area police seized the vehicles.

The vehicles including a BMW, Mercedes and an Audi were seized for having no insurance and the drivers have been reported for the offences.

Officers are continuing to provide a high visible presence in the area and address concerns raised by the local community.

If you have information about criminal activity in your area call police on 101.