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Archive – October, 2017

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Scarborough shoplifter given community order and curfew

Scarborough shoplifter given community order and curfew

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Kayleigh Smythe of Aberdeen Walk was sentenced at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court after pleading guilty to three offences of shop theft at Poundstretcher and Tesco between 26 and 29 September 2017. She was also issued with a rehabilitation activity requirement and ordered to pay compensation to the stores. Detective Constable David Adams of Scarborough Investigation Hub, […]

Two 14 year old Northallerton boys arrested on suspicion of preparing for an act of terrorism

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Their detention is now authorised until Wednesday 1 November 2017 and the boys remain in West Yorkshire for questioning. Both boys were arrested as part of an ongoing police led investigation on Saturday October 28. Since the weekend, searches have taken place at a number of locations in the Northallerton area. These include searches at […]

CCTV appeal in bogus police officer investigation

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                      On 8 October 2017, four men arrived at a property in Barlow near Selby in a light coloured Volvo saloon. One man remained inside the car while the other three called at the property. They told the occupant that they were police officers and […]

Appeal following damage to two vehicles in Osgodby, Scarborough

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It happened on Osgodby Bridge at around 9pm on Saturday 28 October 2017 when two men and two women were involved in an altercation on the bridge. During the incident a Peugeot 306 a Vauxhall Vectra were present. There were a number of vehicles passing the location at the time of the incident  and officers are appealing to […]

Appeal after cars damaged in Scarborough

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It happened on Cromwell Road/Terrace between 4.30pm on 28/10/2017 and 11.15am on 29/10/2017 when various cars including a blue Kia, a silver Vauxhall Vectra a grey Peugeot and a dark blue van have had their paintwork scratched. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance with anything suspicious you may have seen that evening […]

Appeal following Robbery in Scarborough

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It happened near the alleyway on Tennyson Avenue, behind the Tennyson Pub between 2pm and 2.30pm on 26 October 2017 and involved one man who approached a group of young boys, pushed one of them off their cycle and stole it. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full […]