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Archive – November, 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.

Appeal following damage to police vehicle

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The incident happened between 8.30pm and 9.30pm on Sunday (November 27 2016). The vehicle was marked with black aerosol paint on the passenger side. Police are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, […]

Canine crimefighter joins police, Army and council staff to keep Richmondshire revellers safe

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  On the evening of Friday 25 November the local Neighbourhood Policing Team led an operation to visit licensed premises and clubs within Richmondshire, providing advice to staff and reassurance to customers, and engaging with people socialising in the area. The visits were carried out in partnership with Donna McCarthy, Richmondshire District Council’s Licensing Officer, […]

Vehicles seized and suspected poachers reported for summons after being caught in North Yorkshire

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At about 11pm on Friday 25 November, officers on patrol noticed a Mitsubishi Pajero and a Nissan X-Trail, and men with dogs, in suspicious circumstances on land near Balne. Enquiries revealed neither vehicle was taxed, and both were seized. Two lamps were also seized. Six men were spoken to at the scene, and subsequently reported […]

Appeal after serious assault near Rowntree Park, York

Posted on in Local appeals

A group of males and females approached a man in his 20s who was walking towards the city centre. Four males from the group assaulted the victim, knocking him to the floor punching and kicking him numerous times causing him to pass out before they ran off. One was described as being around 18 years […]

Victims of road collisions remembered at annual Oak Leaf service

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The service provides an opportunity for all the agencies who work together to prevent and reduce road deaths, to join with the families and friends of road traffic victims – to remember those who have died or been seriously injured on our roads in the past year. The service offers a chance to remember victims […]

CCTV appeal following York mobile phone thefts

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Two women entered New Look on Parliament Street, York, at about 1.55pm on Friday 11 November 2016, and removed mobile phones from the pockets of two other women. The two offenders then left the store. Police want to speak to the women pictured on CCTV in the shop, as they may have important information that […]