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Archive – February, 2017

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Statement following death of man and woman at Islebeck near Thirsk

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North Yorkshire Police were called to a property at Islebeck near Thirsk at 8.20am on Wednesday 1 February 2017 after concerns were raised for the occupants. When officers arrived at the scene, sadly they found the bodies of a man and a woman. Extensive enquiries are underway to determine the full circumstances of their deaths […]

Laser jammer driver found guilty of perverting the course of justice

Laser jammer driver found guilty of perverting the course of justice

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41-year-old Ben Kitto from Scarborough pleaded guilty to both charges of speeding in excess of the 70mph limit and attempting to pervert the course of justice. He received a two month prison sentence, suspended for 12  months, 100 hours of unpaid work, five points on his licence and £2,200 in fines and costs. On Thursday […]