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Archive – September, 2017

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Dark web drugs duo jailed for more than 17 years

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Ross Brennan, who masterminded the operation that made around £450,000, was described by a judge as a “sophisticated and arrogant” “21st-century criminal”.  With his friend, computer programmer Aarron Gledhill, he conspired to import fentanyl – which is up to 100 times stronger than heroin – and other drugs from around the world.   Brennan set up an “online supermarket” on the […]

UPDATED Collisions at Oliver’s Mount in Scarborough, 24 September 2017

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FIRST INCIDENT North Yorkshire Police were called at approximately 10.45am on Sunday 24 September 2017, to reports of a collision at Oliver’s Mount circuit in Scarborough. A number of spectators have been injured and taken to hospital, including one seriously injured. The rider of the motorcycle was treated at the scene. We will provide further […]