Officers would like to hear from anyone who saw, or has any dash-cam footage of a grey Volkswagen Golf estate which the suspects used to leave the scene of the crime and the JCB used to try and remove the cash machine from the wall. The Golf estate left Whitby at around 1.34am in […]
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.
To date, the sightings received would indicate that Richard could be travelling a route around the A19 travelling from the Brayton area up to Riccall. At 10.10am on Friday 20 October 2017, a person matching the description of Richard was seen just South of Riccall. He has been described as wearing a grey hooded top, so he […]
Police officers, Police Community Support Officers and Special Constables will be carrying out patrols in local communities to ensure that everyone feels safe, and to deal with any issues that do occur. Police are reminding people to only trick or treat in their own neighbourhood unless they’re with an adult and avoid going out alone. […]
The force confirmed today that 76% of the hate crime reports made over the five year period have been to report race hate. The type of race hate crimes reported range from people having racist abuse shouted at them in public places, having racist terms scratched into the paintwork of their car, racist graffiti written […]
Many thanks to all who shared our appeal. Original release: Appeal to find missing 74-year-old Selby man Police in Selby have issued an appeal to find a 74-year-old man who has gone missing. Denis Richardson was last seen in Aldi carpark in Selby at 3.30pm today (18 October 2017). Due to his age and the length […]
It is known that Richard last visited the Betfred shop and Morrisons store in Knottingley in the early afternoon of Thursday 12 October. It is believed he then drove his distinctive gold Ford Ranger Wildcat pick-up truck to a lay-by at the Old Mushroom Farm, near Gateforth. A man matching his description was seen near […]