Police are urging owners of Land Rover Defenders to be on their guard against vehicle thieves, particularly in rural areas.
Archive – January, 2016
Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.
44-year-old Leanne Drinkwater of Fenby Gardens, Scarborough was arrested on suspicion of drink driving on 4 December, after providing a roadside breathalyser reading of 141ug of alcohol in 100ml of breath – over four times the legal limit. Reflecting the severity of the offence, Scarborough Magistrates handed her a suspended sentence of 14 weeks imprisonment, […]
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault that occurred in Whitby.
Operation Attention which ran across the festive season, saw an increase of 21 arrests on last year’s campaign – up 20% on last year’s figures. It’s estimated that over 2000 breathalyser tests were conducted by officers throughout the duration of the campaign which ran from 1 to 31 December
Police are urging Selby residents to take extra security steps after a recent increase in shed and outbuilding burglaries.
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a Commercial Burglary that occurred in Thirsk.