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Archive – June, 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.

Kirby Misperton fatal collision – family statement and photograph of Lucy Pinder

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Lucy’s family have issued the following statement: “We are devastated at our loss and still trying to come to terms with it as a family. We’d like time to grieve privately and thank all our friends and family for their support and kind thoughts.” The driver of the blue Mercedes C220 saloon, a 27-year-old man […]

Whitby police shown the ropes by HM Coastguard

Whitby police shown the ropes by HM Coastguard

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Last Friday (10 June 2016) seven PCs and Police Community Support Officers joined Whitby Coastguard Rescue Team to learn about safety equipment, reaching inaccessible places, retrieving casualties and how the coastguard can help the police in various situations.  Local officer, PC Melanie Smith took part in the training, she said: “Being a coastal community, we […]

Appeal following robbery in Rowntree Park, York

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Between 5.05pm and 5.10pm, a woman in her 40s was walking by herself near the corner of the skate park, on the footpath heading towards the Millennium Bridge, when she was approached from behind by a man riding a cycle. The man slashed her arm with a knife, causing a 2cm cut. Officers believe he […]