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UPDATE on Chop Gate investigation

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While it is still too early to confirm the precise age of the bones, forensic archaeologists have identified them as male and they are likely to be more than half-a-century old. With support from the Ministry of Defence, the RAF Police Forensic Team and various subject matter experts from the RAF and the Army, work […]

Man arrested after drugs found in car near Thirsk

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Officers became aware of a VW Golf in suspicious circumstances travelling through the county on the evening of Saturday 18 April 2020. They followed the vehicle, and it stopped at 5.55pm in Topcliffe, near Thirsk. Due to a strong smell of cannabis in the car, a drugs wipe was conducted on the driver, which tested […]

Man due to stand trial on aggravated burglary charge

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The 27-year-old has been charged in connection with an incident on the evening of 31 October 2019, in which a 69-year-old victim was assaulted in his own home and his car stolen. Officers immediately attended after the victim managed to escape his home, via the bathroom window, and raise the alarm. The victim’s vehicle was […]

Two teens sentenced following aggravated burglary in Northallerton

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One of the boys, aged 15, was given a three year detention order and the other, a 16 year-old boy, was given a two year detention and training order. Police received a 999 call at around 2am on Friday 13 December 2019 to a burglary in progress at a residential address on Prospect Road, Northallerton. […]