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Volunteer-led roadshows aim to keep people safe at Christmas

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Focusing on online safety, personal safety and protecting your home and property, volunteers will be visiting towns across the county to hand out crime prevention advice, raise awareness of online crime and promote the North Yorkshire Community Messaging system. Community messaging allows members of the public to receive alerts about crime and incidents in their […]

Valuable jewellery stolen in Scarborough burglary

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It happened at a home on Rothbury Street on Tuesday, 14 November 2017. The stolen items include: A Giant Trace mountain bike, predominantly black in colour with light blue motives around the bottom of the seat post, to the bottom of the stem and on the rear triangle. 1 x gold watch marked Royal London […]

Appeal for witnesses following dog bite in Eastfield

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It happened at around 6-45pm on Monday 13 November 2017 on the High Street, Eastfield when a man, who was walking his dog towards Proudfoots supermarket, was attacked by dog which was loose and out of control. As a result of the incident the man was knocked to the floor and bitten by the dog causing […]

Appeal following a serious assault in Scarborough

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It happened on Ramshill Road between 2.45am and 3:30am on Sunday 5 November 2017 when a man was attacked from behind causing him to fall into the road. The offender left the scene prior to police arrival. As a result, the victim sustained a fractured elbow and was treated at hospital. Unfortunately the victim did […]

Scarborough child sexual abuse investigation: 20-year-old man sent to prison

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Reece Michael Hudson, aged 20, was sentenced to two years and four months at York Crown Court on Friday (10 November 2017). He was also made subject of notification requirements as a sex offender for 10 year and an eight year Sexual Harm Prevention Order. Despite initially denying multiple charges for sexual offences including engaging […]