At about 5.30pm on Tuesday 19 May 2020, a white Ford Fiesta drove past an unmarked Rural Taskforce vehicle on the westbound A64 near Tadcaster. As it passed, the car smelled so strongly of cannabis, officers followed it and brought it to a stop near the A162 junction. The driver of the car, a 24-year-old […]
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Following local intelligence, police executed a warrant on a property in Byram. After conducting a search of the house, an amount of suspected class A drugs, tablets, cannabis, a number of mobile phones and sim cards and a quantity of cash were located. A 51-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of possession to supply class […]
On 31 March 2019, Leanne Clayton, 40, approached her 90-year-old victim as she was on her way to her local shop in Selby, and offered to go to the shops for her. The trusting victim handed her £20, telling her where she lived so she could bring the shopping back to her. Clayton did the […]
A quantity of what is believed to be a class B drug and cash were recovered during the operation. Three warrants were executed and arrests were made at two different addresses in the town on Friday. A 19-year-old woman, a 15-year-old boy and a 16-year old boy were all arrested on suspicion of drug offences. […]
Just before 1pm on Monday 11 May 2020, officers located a white van in suspicious circumstances parked on Hurricane Way, Sherburn-in-Elmet. The area has in the past suffered from thefts from heavy goods vehicles. Police detained a 31-year-old man nearby, and then found a 39-year-old man in the back of the van. A search of […]
North Yorkshire Police is warning local residents not to accept help from unknown individuals knocking on doors and offering support with shopping for food and essentials. Officers in Selby have had reports of two individuals taking bank cards and cash from housebound or self-isolating residents on the premise of purchasing supplies but then making off […]