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Archive – August, 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.

Man charged with burglary of a boat in Whitby harbour

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At around 4am on the morning of Sunday 27 August 2017, police were alerted by a vigilant member of the public after a man and woman were seen on a passenger pleasure boat in suspicious circumstances. Officers attended the scene and found a man on board the boat. Officers arrested the 41-year-old man from Middlesbrough […]

Appeal for information about recent criminal damage

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It happened on St Nicholas Street between Saturday 26 and Tuesday 29. At some point in this time frame, two windows of a small local business and a window of a rental car have been damaged. It is estimated that the cost of repair will be in the region of £300 We are conducting enquiries […]

Appeal following damage to a bus shelter in Harrogate

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We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for a male who confronted a group of youths in the bus stop at around 11.15pm that evening to come forward with any information that he may have. Anyone with information […]

Appeal for information following serious collision on B6265 at Risplith

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  At 2.30pm a blue Ford Fiesta was travelling along the B6265 from Pateley Bridge in the direction of Ripon, when it left the road and collided with a tree, close to G&T Ice Cream Parlour. As a result of the collision all four occupants of the car, two men and two women aged between […]

Theft of fuel from wagons at Gallowfields Industrial Estate, Richmond

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The incidents happened on two occasions  between Thursday 24 August and Monday 28 August 2017. On each occasion, damage was caused to the fuel tanks and a large quantity of fuel was syphoned from the vehicles. Police are appealing to anyone who saw any suspicious vehicles, people  or activity in the area over the weekend or has […]

CCTV appeal following burglary at The Home Company in Skipton

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At around 2.20am on Sunday 6 August 2017,  the premises were broken into by suspects smashing the glass window of the front door of The Home Company, High Corn Mill, Chapel Hill, Skipton. The suspects left the scene on foot in the direction of Skipton High Street empty-handed. Police are appealing to anyone who has any information which could assist […]