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Appeal for witnesses to road traffic collision in York

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Police are appealing for any witnesses to the collision, or anyone who capture dash cam or CCTV footage of the incident to contact them. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC41 ELLISON. You can also email david.ellison0041@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk If you wish […]

Appeal following assault in York

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Officers in North Yorkshire are appealing for witnesses and information following an assault in York. The incident occurred on Dane Avenue, Acomb at around midnight between Sunday, 13 May and Monday, 14 May and involved a man and a woman. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Appeal following criminal damage in York

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Officers in York are appealing for information and witnesses following an incident of criminal damage on Hebden Rise. It happened in the early hours of Sunday 6 May 2018.when the suspect, or suspects, attempted to gain entry to a property. They were unsuccessful but caused damage to a door handle. Anyone with information that could […]

Detectives are investigating after Banking Protocol prevents £48,500 of fraud in North Yorkshire in just over 24 hours

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Rolled-out nationally in the middle of 2017, the Banking Protocol enables bank staff to contact police if they suspect a customer is in the process of being scammed, with an immediate priority response to the branch. On Thursday 3 May 2018 in York, an 85 year-old man and a 78 year-old man were contacted by […]