Intruders smashed the glass on the front door of the Arthritis Research UK shop in Abbey Yard and entered the building. An investigation is currently under way and police are trying to establish whether anything was taken. The break-in is believed to have taken place between 5pm yesterday (Monday, 5 May) and 8.50am today. Officers […]
Archive – June, 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.
A man pushed the woman, causing her to hit a table as she fell to the ground at the Newcastle Packet pub. He then made off along the foreshore. Fortunately the woman was not seriously hurt in the incident, which happened at around 12.20pm on Sunday, 21 May. Despite extensive enquiries, the perpetrator has not […]
The prompt actions of police officers and a member of the public have saved a woman from drowning in the River Ouse in York.
A man has been jailed for raping and sexually abusing a young girl over a period of several years.
Police are warning members of the public to stay safe online and avoid putting themselves at risk of becoming a victim of sextortion.
At around 10.30pm a 17-year-old girl and a 19-year-old woman were walking towards the taxi rank on Commercial Street, when a man approached them from an alleyway between Boom hairdressers and Hadfields Saddlery. He touched the 17-year-old girl inappropriately and when challenged, he then touched the 19-year-old woman inappropriately. The girl and the woman […]