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Archive – November, 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.

Winter weather warning for motorists as snow arrives in North Yorkshire

Posted on in News stories

North Yorkshire Police officers spent a busy day dealing with stranded vehicles and collisions, particularly in the Scarborough and Ryedale areas. Officer numbers were boosted due to the nature of protest activity at nearby Kirby Misperton. At about 11am on Thursday 30 November, a family with two very young children in a Nissan Qashqai became […]

Police investigate handbag theft in Harrogate

Police investigate handbag theft in Harrogate

Posted on in Local appeals

A man at  Sainsbury’s on Wetherby Road snatched a handbag from a customer’s trolley. It happened at at approximately 10.50am on 11 November 2017. 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 the suspect involved and […]

Scarborough home burglary appeal

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened during daylight hours on Stepney Grove on Wednesday, 29 November 2017. Offenders entered a gated rear garden and smashed a double-glazed window. They then entered the home and carried out an untidy search before making off with property, including alcohol. The offenders then made off from the scene. We are conducting enquiries and […]

Appeal after vehicle’s tyres are slashed in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Cockret Road, Selby between 12.30am and 8am on Saturday 25 November 2017, when two tyres on a red VW Bora which was parked in the street were slashed. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident and appealing for witnesses or […]

Tools stolen in commercial burglary in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

Large containers on a building site were broken into and numerous tools stolen from within them. It happened at Staynor Hall Housing development site on Cedar Road leading to Bracken Way between 3pm on Friday, 24 November 2017 and 7am on Monday 27 November 2017. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Attempted theft of trailer near Sedbergh

Posted on in Local appeals

Some time between 6pm on Saturday 25 November and 11.30am on Sunday 26 November 2017 an attempt was made to steal a cattle trailer from a farm near to Lunds, Sedbergh. It would appear that the suspects have been disturbed, leaving the trailer at the side of the road. Anyone with information that could assist […]