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Archive – August, 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.

CCTV appeal – Handbag stolen from Boyes store in Malton

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The handbag was left mistakenly on the floor and CCTV captured images of the woman pictured picking up the bag and leaving the shop. Anyone with any information which could assist the investigation, or anyone who recognises the woman pictured is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quote reference 12160136250 and ask to […]

CCTV appeal – Theft at Morrisons supermarket in Malton

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      The man was captured on CCTV filling a trolley with a quantity of goods including groceries, alcohol and electrical items and left the store without making payment.  When challenged by a member of staff he made off on foot, leaving the trolley with the goods behind. Anyone with any information which could […]

One for the road? – Acting Chief Constable Tim Madgwick

One for the road? – Acting Chief Constable Tim Madgwick

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Over the last few years I have consistently called for a further reduction in the drink drive limit in this country. Throughout my police service, since the 1980s, we have seen significant reductions in the number of people killed and seriously injured on our roads, with many people being saved as a result.

Harrogate police seek vital witnesses to lewd sexual act

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It happened on the afternoon of Thursday 18 August 2016 and two women who saw the man, reported it to staff at Harlow Carr Gardens, who in turn, reported it to North Yorkshire Police. Detectives are appealing for these two women to come forward and anyone else who may have seen the man. Officers are […]

Appeal following Harrogate burglary

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A number of power tools and violins were stolen. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help identify any potential offenders. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for Laura Wright. You can also email laura.wright0118@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk If you wish to […]