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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.

Landrover Discovery damaged on North Road in Ripon

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It happened at around 11pm on Friday 11 August 2017 when the vehicle was left near to the entrance of the old auction market. In particular, we are appealing for any passers-by between 10.30pm and 11pm, either on foot or in vehicles, to help us identify those responsible. There was a large group of youths […]

Lorry driver charged with drink driving

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The driver was stopped on the southbound carriageway at around 10am on the morning of 4 August 2017, after police received information from members of the public that they suspected the driver of a truck had been drinking and was heading south on the A1 from Scotch Corner. Offices intercepted the truck near Dishforth and the […]

CCTV appeal for information about York sexual assault

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A woman was assaulted as she walked along the riverside path between Bridge Street and the Park Inn between 12.30 to 12.45am on Saturday, July 15 2017. Detectives stress that the four people photographed walking along Riverside Walk towards Lendal Bridge are not suspects. However, they may have seen or heard something important but not be […]

Appeal following road traffic collision in York

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A cyclist rode from Peasholme Green towards Layerthorpe in company with a second male who was also on a cycle. The car was travelling on Foss Bank over the crossroads towards Foss Islands Road and struck the cyclist in the middle of the junction. Although the driver and several witnesses stopped and tried to assist […]

Appeal for witnesses following assault in York

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It happened near the bank of the River Foss, off Church Lane, between 6.30pm and 7pm on 10 August 2017 and involved a male youth who punched the older male victim in the mouth. As a result of the assault, the victim lost three of his front teeth. The victim attended York District Hospital where […]

Appeal following damage to tyres in Skipton

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It happened between 8pm on Sunday 6th August 2017 and 9.10am on Tuesday 8th August 2017. The front and rear offside tyres of a Landrover Discovery have been damaged. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for Liz Rutter. You can also email liz.rutter@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]