He was Peter Johnston aged 44 years, an engineer from the Manchester area. Mr Johnston was the second of two motorcyclists travelling towards Long Preston when he came off the road to the left hand side, colliding with a crash barrier and trees, near to Hayber Farm. Police would like to speak to three potential […]
Archive – July, 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.
Police were called at 3.25am to reports of a silver Ford Focus pulling up outside of the shop. Three men were seen to get out of the car and smash the front door of the shop with a brick. They gained entry to the shop, where they stole a large quantity of cigarettes, alcohol, batteries […]
The burglary occurred between 10pm on 30 June and 8am on 1 July 2016 whereby offender/s have entered an insecure garage and stolen property from within. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspicious […]
The incident took place on Wednesday 22 June at around 3.30pm. The woman and her four-year-old son were walking their dog, accompanied by a friend, when a black Alsatian-type dog which was off its lead approached them. The approaching Alsatian-type dog then attacked the woman’s dog, causing puncture wounds to the dog’s leg. When the […]
It happened on Flowergate in Whitby at approximately 1620 hours on the 27/06/16 where a red Neoplan coach collided with a parked transit van in White causing substantial damage. The coach then drove off without stopping. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the vehicle(s) prior to the collision, […]
It happened on Hague Avenue, Newby at approximately 09:15 – 14:45 hours on Friday 10th June 2016 and involved the rear kitchen window of a property being smashed. We are conducting enquiries to identify any witnesses and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that […]