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Archive – October, 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.

PCSO recruitment opens today – Monday 10 October 2016

Posted on in News stories

Police Community Support Officers are a critical part of North Yorkshire Police. PCSOs work at the front line of the force and provide a vital link between the police and the local communities the force serves. They provide a visible and reassuring presence on the streets of our region and act as the eyes and […]

Appeal after man makes lewd gestures towards girl

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Westwood at approximately 4.30pm on Thursday 6 October 2016 and involved a male making lewd gestures towards a teenage girl. 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 the man. He is described […]

Peregrine Falcon found dead

Peregrine Falcon found dead

Posted on in Local appeals

On the 5 October 2016, a member of public reported finding a dead Peregrine Falcon at the side of a footpath at Hebden Ghyll. PC Simon Crossley Wildlife Crime Officer for The District of Craven attended and recovered a Female Peregrine Falcon with apparent gunshot wounds to one of its wings. The bird appeared in […]

Appeal for Witnesses following Indecent Exposure

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened at the Cenataph, Parliment street in Harrogate on Tuesday 20th September between 4:45pm and 5.10pm and involved an elderly man exposing himself to two teenagers. The male was walking between the Cenataph and the Bus Stop several times while commiting the offence. A male was identified and arrested at the scene on […]