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Archive – February, 2017

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 following violent incident in York

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At about 11.45pm on Saturday 4 February 2017, a fight involving several men took place inside the Three Cranes pub in St Sampsons Square, York. During the incident a number of men were ejected by pub staff. Shortly after midnight a further incident of violence took place outside the pub in St Sampsons Square. Police […]

New scheme to help Acomb residents stay safe

New scheme to help Acomb residents stay safe

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“Keeping safe community drop-in” events will be held at Acomb Explore on a weekly basis to help more members of the public access crime prevention advice and information. In a new pilot scheme that will run for three months, local people will be able to access crime prevention and personal safety advice, details of how […]

Appeal for information following robbery in Eastfield, Scarborough

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Between 7.15pm and 7.35pm, a 16-year-old boy was riding his moped along Manham Hill in Eastfield, Scarborough in the direction of Cayton Low Road. He pulled into a car park near the Musham Bank roundabout on the right hand side of the road, near to some flats. The 16-year-old was then pulled from his moped […]

Appeal for information following theft of tools in Kirk Deighton

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It happened on Boroughbridge Road between 1am and 4am on Friday 17 February 2017 and involved a number of industrial units being broken into. The stolen property included 4 x 19 inch silver Aston Martin Road Wheels and tyres from a V8 Vantage; a Milwaukee 12 V cordless impact wheel nut gun in black plastic […]

Appeal following recent indecent exposure in York

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It happened on Station Road at 2.45pm on Sunday 19 February 2017 and involved a man exposing his genitals and committing a lewd act in a public area on a busy Sunday afternoon. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are […]

Appeal witnesses following attempted burglary in Killinghall

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It happened on Otley Road, Killinghall between Sunday 12 February and Thursday 16 February 2017 and involved offenders repositioning outdoor lights and motion sensors to prevent them shining on the property. If you, or anybody else has had lights or sensors repositioned, or have any information which could help assist our investigation, please contact North Yorkshire Police […]