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Harrogate criminal ordered to pay back £70,000 or face prison time

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In summer 2015, police seized 18 cannabis plants worth an estimated £24,000 in value following a warrant at Lee Depledge’s home address in Harrogate. Following a two year investigation, 41 year-old Depledge was sentenced at Bradford Crown Court on 14 August 2017. He was given a 15 month suspended prison sentence and ordered to do […]

Appeal following assault in Bilton, Harrogate

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It happened on Crab Lane at approx. 7.30pm on Saturday 7 July 2018 and involved a man a woman fighting in the street. Both parties were described as in their 30’s, with the man having blonde hair and the woman with long dark hair. Another man, in his 20s, stepped in to help the female and was assaulted by the […]

Young people warned of the dangers of fire following spate of offences in Harrogate

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North Yorkshire Police and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service are issuing a warning to young people and their parents in Harrogate after several premises have recently been targeted by young arsonists. North Yorkshire Police is currently working with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service to investigate several fires which have occurred throughout the town […]

Appeal for information after man steals money from young girl

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information regarding a theft occurred in Starbeck, Harrogate. The theft occurred at the junction of Forest Avenue and Knaresborough Road at approximately 11.30am on Sunday, 24 June. It is believed a man approached an 11-year-old girl as she left the Co-operative store with her friend. Whilst she […]