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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.

Appeal following a recent assault in York.

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened on East Parade in York between the hours of 6.30am and 7am on Tuesday 24 January 2017 Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward or anyone that can help identify a male who is described as being in his 50’s or 60’s, of average height and build, wearing a black […]

Appeal following an assault on Westborough.

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The assault involved an unknown male assaulting the female victim. During the incident a member of the public intervened stopped any further assault. The offender then walked off towards Northway. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to identify the offender who has been described as around 5’5″ tall, about 40 years […]

Pinki’s blog #11 – search training

Posted on in Blogs

After a heavy few weeks covering mental health and child sexual exploitation, I was very much looking forward to the training this weekend. We had a day-and-a-half of ‘search training’ which I’ve been looking forward to ever since seeing it in the course content. We had two new trainers that took the sessions, and as […]

Incident at Lendal Bridge, York

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The 25-year-old man from London has been taken to LGI where he remains in a critical condition. Lendal Bridge is currently closed whilst police conduct an investigation to determine the full circumstances of the incident. Anyone who witnessed anything which would be helpful to the investigation is asked to contact police on 101, select option […]

Appeal following garage burglary in Skipton

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It happened on Hayton Way, Skipton between the times of 4.30pm on Wednesday 15 of February 2017 and 8.15am on Thursday 16 of February 2017. The suspects have forced entry into a single garage stealing a large amount of power tools and equipment. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]