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Archive – September, 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.

Police in North Yorkshire bake for Macmillan coffee morning

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PCSO Caroline Jenkins, North Yorkshire Police on organising the event says: “It’s a really fantastic cause that I wanted to get involved with. I’ve been working with Macmillan, who in turn have been working with York Food & Drink Festival, to organise the event and I’m really looking forward to it. We did it last […]

Man named following fatal collision on the A1(M) on Friday 22 September 2017

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Andrew, who worked for G4S, was driving a blue G4S Mercedes Benz van when he was involved in a collision with a white HGV articulated lorry on the A1(M) northbound, between J48 at Boroughbridge and J49 at Dishforth at 5.05am. He sadly died at the scene due to the injuries he sustained. The A1(M) was […]

Appeal for witnessed following a burglary in Copmanthorpe

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In happened between 1pm and 2pm on Monday 25 September 2017 at a house on School Lane. 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 information about possibly three or four men, believed to be around the ages […]

Parents of primary school children offered online safety training

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The charity and communications provider have teamed up to combine their respective expertise in safeguarding and technology to provide workshops for parents which will be delivered in primary schools by Police Community Support Officers (PCSO) across North Yorkshire. 40 PCSOs in Bedale, Catterick, Northallerton, Easingwold, York, Selby, Stokesley, Scarborough, Whitby, Filey, Pickering, Harrogate, Skipton and Knaresborough […]

Appeal after sexual assault on Navigation Road, York

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The woman was walking along Navigation Road at around 12.30am Tuesday 26 September 2017. As she approached the bridge, a man approached her and grabbed her bottom and spoke into her ear. He then ran off. He is described as tall , in his late 20’s with a tanned complexion and spoke with an english […]

Cyclists urged to light up in Thirsk, Easingwold and Bedale

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From 1 October 2017 until spring 2018, officers will be proactively advising cyclists on the steps they can take to ensure they remain safe as they cycle. Speaking about the campaign PCSO Nigel Warby from the Thirsk local policing team said: “As the clocks go back and the nights get darker, it’s easy for cyclists […]