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Residents in York urged to report unscrupulous door-to-door visitors

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The group were reported to have been charging large amounts of money to clean and seal driveways. One person reported being quoted more than £800 to jet wash a driveway. However, the work which was carried out was not to the level expected. Officers are working closely with City of York Council’s Trading Standards and […]

Can you help officers identify this man?

Can you help officers identify this man?

Posted on in Local appeals

The offence occurred at the Asda store, Layerthorpe at around 6.30pm on Monday, 11 May. If you can identify the man in the image or have any other information which may assist with the investigation please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Sophie Simpson. Alternatively you can email sophie.simpson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

Appeal after teenager seen with knife in York

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It happened at about 5pm on Monday 11 May 2020, and involved a teenage girl, about 15 years old, with a long dark brown pony tail, wearing a rusty coloured bomber jacket and grey tracksuit bottoms. It was reported that this teenager pulled out a knife after a verbal altercation with a woman. We are […]

Stolen car recovered and man arrested after pursuit in York

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A Volkswagen Golf was taken from outside a business address in Micklegate, York, at around 7.30pm yesterday. A North Yorkshire Police safety camera van operator initially identified the stolen car as it passed, and police officers located and pursued the vehicle. It was stopped a few miles later using the TPAC police pursuit driving method […]