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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.

Awards ceremony celebrates summer contribution of North Yorkshire young people

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North Yorkshire Police’s Lifestyle Challenge ran over the summer holidays, aiming to give young people aged between 10 and 17 a positive project to do over the long break. Teams were invited to think of a project that they could carry out over the summer holidays that would benefit the community. They then had until […]

Police release CCTV images after safe and cash stolen from Ryedale village pub

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Thieves broke in to the Smithy Arms on Malton Road, Swinton, and stole a  till and a safe containing cash. The incident was reported at around 7am yesterday (16 November) and is believed to have taken place over night, in the early hours. Police are carrying out extensive enquiries, including forensic examinations of the scene. […]

York man Lewis Berkley wanted by police after breaking court order

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Lewis Matthew Berkley was the first person in York to be the subject of a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO). It was granted in relation to aggressive and abusive behaviour which intimidated communities in the city. The court order was made last year and runs until 2019. It prevents Berkley (pictured left) interacting with four named […]

Appeal following Spofforth burglary

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It happened on Manor Garth between 8am and 7.30pm on Wednesday 8th November 2017. The suspects entered the property via a rear glass door which was smashed and a thorough, untidy search of the property was carried out and a large amount of jewellery was taken. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance, and are appealing […]

Appeal following burglaries in Harrogate area villages

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They happened during the day while the owners were out on Wednesday 15 November 2017. Two properties were entered by the offenders who went on to search the homes and steal items of jewellery. It is believed that residents who live within the villages may have seen unfamiliar vehicles or people and this may assist police with any information they […]

Man in his 80s hurt in supermarket car park fall

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The injured man, who is in his 80s, is believed to have had an altercation with an elderly couple in a blue vehicle in Sainsbury’s car park on Wetherby Road. It resulted in the pedestrian falling to the ground and receiving his injuries. He was treated by ambulance staff. It happened at 5.30pm yesterday (16 […]