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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.

Appeal following a recent dwelling burglary in Scarborough.

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It happened during the daylight hours of Wednesday 8 November 2017 on Peasholm Drive, Scarborough. The offenders have forced entry to the property and stolen electrical items, a pedal cycle and a Rolex watch. Officers are requesting the public’s assistance to help to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, they are appealing for information should […]

North Yorkshire Police responds to the HMICFRS efficiency assessment

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The overall judgement of the report was that North Yorkshire Police requires improvement – a downturn in the previous year’s position where the Force was assessed as good.  In particular HMICFRS recommended that the Force should do more to understand and mitigate the demands placed on the police service, and improve how it implements new […]

Appeal following recent theft of mobile phones from Skipton

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The incident took place on Sheep Street in Skipton at 2.10pm on Tuesday 7 November 2017. A man entered a mobile phone shop in the town centre and asked to view two Iphone  7 mobile phones. When handed them by the shop assistant, the man made off from the shop with the mobile phones. He was […]

BREAKING: Spa Bridge fall incident in Scarborough

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Emergency services are currently dealing with an incident in Scarborough after a man fell from the Spa Bridge at around 7.05pm today (Tuesday 7 November 2017). Paramedics are treating the man at the scene and he is due to be air lifted to hospital with serious injuries. Roads have been closed in and around the […]