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Archive – October, 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.

Appeal: Attempted burglary in Harrogate

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It happened between 10.30pm and 8.20pm on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 October 2017 when the suspects attempted to orce their way into the property via a secure window. 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 […]

Body found in search for missing Richard Taylor

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At around 3.25pm on Sunday 29 October 2017, a member of the public found a man’s body in woodland near the Mushroom Farm, in Thorpe Willoughby, near Selby. A formal identification is yet to take place. Mr Taylor’s family have been informed and are currently receiving support from specially-trained officers. Officers have thanked all who assisted […]

Man named following fatal collision on B1257 near Stokesley

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Jordan was driving a blue Audi Quattro at 10.20am on the B1257, when a collision occurred with a white Mercedes box van. Jordan very sadly died at the scene. Police are appealing for any witnesses who were travelling along the B1257 at the time of the incident, who may have captured dash-cam footage or witnessed the two […]

Appeal following recent commercial burglary

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The incident occurred at the Cricketer’s View development which is located off Cautley Drive in Killinghall between 5pm on Wednesday 25 and 7am on Thursday 26 October 2017. A number of buildings on the development site were broken into and various building materials and tools stolen. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s […]

Increased police presence over Halloween and Bonfire celebrations

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Op CASBIA is a new initiative that will come into force on Friday 27 October. Local neighbourhood policing teams will be out in numbers to provide reassurance, crime prevention advice and provide you with the opportunity to meet your local officers.  Officers from North Yorkshire Police’s specialist Road Policing Group and Operational Support Unit will […]

CCTV appeal after fragrances stolen from a York shop

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A man entered Jo Malone, Stonegate, York at around 2.30pm on Sunday 8 October 2017 and stole two items from the store valued at £112 each. Police would like to speak to the man pictured by store CCTV in connection with their investigation. If you recognise him or have any information about the theft please contact […]