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Snow patrol: policing North Yorkshire, whatever the weather

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North Yorkshire is one of the safest places in England… and one of the most beautiful. We reckon a sprinkling of the white stuff makes it look even better! Here are some of our favourite snow pics and videos. Snow patrol – we’re on duty 24/7, working to keep you safe, in even the most […]

Appeal following York perfume theft

Posted on in CCTV appeals

It happened at John Lewis at 2.40pm on Monday 19 February 2018 and involved a female removing perfume products without paying for them. Police would like to speak to a woman pictured on CCTV as she may have important information that could assist the investigation. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact […]

Popular North Yorkshire Police Tractor heading to local schools and events

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The tractor, decked out in authentic police colours, will be touring shows and events with North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce this summer. Last year ‘Bobby’ the Police Tractor was named by North Yorkshire youngster Emily Woodyatt, who won a police competition. As part of her prize, the tractor paid a visit her school, Carleton Primary […]

Knaresborough: Reassurance patrols in place while police track down man who exposed himself to school girl

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The incident occurred near a ginnel off Stockwell Road between 3.35pm and 3.43pm on Wednesday (21 March 2018) as the girl was walking home from school.   She ran home and informed her parents about what had happened. They reported it to the police later that evening.   Police enquiries have been ongoing in the […]