Over the course of the last year, a number of police officers, staff and volunteers have been nominated for a commendation, for demonstrating courage, compassion or inspiration, over and above the call of duty. From these commendations, eight finalists have been selected, and members of the public are now being asked to vote for the individual […]
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Police and educational institutions in York have joined forces to make sure young people studying in the city stay safe.
The incident, which occurred at a flat on Princess Street, in the Old Town area, was reported by the ambulance service at 4.39pm on Thursday (20 October 2016). A 54-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of murder. He is being held in custody for questioning while enquiries continue to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Witnesses […]
At around 11pm on Tuesday 18 October 2016, a group of five masked men were reported to have forced their way into a property on Vicars Croft. The men threatened the occupants of the house and seriously assaulted a 26-year-old man before fleeing the area. It is believed they ran off towards Bullamoor Road before […]
This was announced today (Thursday 20 October 2016) in the “Crime Statistics for England and Wales, year ending June 2016” bulletin published by the Office of National Statistics (ONS). There were a total of 37,130 crimes in North Yorkshire during this period, giving a crime rate of 45.9 per 1,000 of the population. While this […]
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a road traffic collision that occurred on Market Place, Pickering.
A campaign to keep road users safe in York saw 17 cyclists reported for offences and 12 more given words of advice on Tuesday 18 October.