On 14 July 2017 at about 10pm, officers stopped a vehicle on the A171 at Whitby. Three men in their 20s were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a class A drug. They have been released while enquiries continue. A man in his 20s was arrested at Goathland on 1 August 2017 […]
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.
At around 4pm on Monday 14 August 2017, unknown offender(s) have set fire to a pile of tyres located at the rear of the field adjacent to Elvington Lane. Six fire engines attended the scene, swiftly gaining control of the fire and therefore protecting neighbouring properties including farm houses and building containing livestock. We are […]
A 56-year-old from Whitby suffered arm and head injuries. He was taken by ambulance to James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough where he is in serious but stable condition. It is believed the injured man was walking with a woman along the grass verge on the left hand side of the road towards Whitby, when […]
It happened on Cambridge Street, Harrogate between 6pm on Friday 11 August 2017 and 8am on Saturday 12 August and involved damage to a shop window and damage to a parked unattended vehicle. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information […]
It took place at the open air theatre while Jess Glynne was playing on Friday 11 August 2017. The incident took place at the toilet block located towards the rear of the theatre just before 10pm. A woman was assaulted while waiting in the queue for the toilet with her friends. The suspect approached the group […]
Craig Scott Murfitt, 30, from Bedale was sentenced at Teesside Crown Court on 14 August 2017 after pleading guilty to two charges of possessing indecent images and one of breaching a Sexual Harm Prevention Order (SHPO). He was also issued with an indefinite Sexual Harm Prevention Order and ordered to sign the sex offenders register for 10 years. […]