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Appeal for information after three burglaries in Selby

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Police are appealing for information or witnesses after three incidents occurred at commercial premises in Selby town centre. The incidents are as follows: The back door of Thomas the Baker on Gowthorpe was forced open and cash stolen from a number of charity tins between the hours of 5.15pm on Saturday 7th December and 8.30am […]

Wanted York man located and arrested following police appeal

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Original release: Man wanted for recall to prison – have you seen 30 year-old Sam Mason? Police are continuing to appeal for information as to the whereabouts of 30-year-old wanted man Sam Mason, from York. Mason was originally sentenced in October 2015 for robbery and was released on licence in May 2018. He is wanted […]

Appeal for witnesses after Harrogate robbery

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The incident occurred between 6.45pm and 7.15pm on Saturday 7th December when a woman left the Costcutter shop on Skipton Road, Harrogate and walked down the alleyway at the side of the shop near Jenny’s Fish and Chips. A man threatened her with a machete and took cash from her, before leaving the scene.  The […]

Police cadets get in the festive spirit

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The Scarborough group recently took part in the Whitby Christmas light switch on and the spectacular lantern parade, where local school children and community groups showed off the amazing lanterns they had made, inspired by science, exploration and discovery. The cadets have also been busy hand making decorations, to adorn the North Yorkshire Police Christmas […]