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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 […]

Statement in relation to the sale of historical artifacts from Newby Wiske

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Assistant Chief Constable Amanda Oliver, said: “My thanks go to the retired officers who have raised this issue. We have now decided to postpone the auction due to the level of concern and feedback we have received about the sale. “Although a great deal of work and consultation was carried out to review each item […]

One week left to apply to become North Yorkshire Police’s latest recruit

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North Yorkshire Police is looking for people who want to deliver an exemplary service to the community, partners and colleagues in their recruitment campaign for Police Officers. If you think you have the skills and passion required to provide an excellent customer service every day and a true sense of purpose to keep people safe […]

Flooding in the Craven area

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The A65 is currently closed north and south of Ingleton and between Settle and Long Preston. The flooding is being regularly assessed, however, it is not known when the roads will reopen. The closures are expected to cause considerable traffic disruption in the morning. A number of minor roads are also blocked in the area […]

Missing Harrogate woman found

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Original release issued Wednesday 22 November 2017 3.41pm Police are appealing for information as to the whereabouts of Leeann Waldron, 25-years-old, from Harrogate. She was last seen in her car in Harrogate town centre at approx. 2pm on Tuesday 21 November 2017. Her car is a metallic silvery blue 57-plate Vaxhall Corsa. Her disappearance, and lack […]