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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 – 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

Posted on in Local appeals

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 […]

Appeal following theft of kitchen equipment from Follifoot, Harrogate

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It happened at Sunrise Fishing Lakes between 16 August and 18 August 2016 and involved the theft of kitchen equipment. 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 stolen property – a black range cooker with […]

Appeals for witnesses to RTC

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It happened on Station Road/Lendal Bridge at around 12:10pm on Monday 15 August 2016 and involved a woman cyclist who was knocked from her bike when the passenger door of a vehicle opened as she passed. She suffered severe bruising to her leg and arm as a result of the incident. It is believed a […]