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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.

Police want to trace A64 Porsche driver who may be a witness

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The Porsche was travelling along the A64, near Whitwell Hill, towards Scarborough between 3.10pm and 3.50pm yesterday (Saturday 4 November). A green Volkswagen Golf estate failed to stop for a police vehicle and it is believed that Porsche driver may have witnessed the incident. A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with […]

Pedestrian seriously injured in collision with bicycle in York

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Police are appealing for information about the incident, which happened on the riverside path near Scarborough Bridge at around 11.15pm last night (Saturday, 4 November 2017). They are also urging the cyclist to come forward, as they may need support following the incident. The pedestrian, who is in his 50s, was walking home from a […]

Richmondshire man charged with online grooming offences

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Police attended an address in Colburn, Richmonshire on Friday, 3 November 2017 and arrested a man in his 20s. He was charged with attempting to meet a child following grooming. He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear in front of magistrates in York on Monday, 6 November.

Neighbourhood policing officers catch Whitby drink driver

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On Sunday 24 September 2017 officers were on foot patrol in Beck Hole, near to Gaothland, when they stopped an-off road motorcycle which had been travelling through the village. The rider was not wearing a helmet at the time. After smelling alcohol on the rider, 25-yearold Daniel Temple, officers conducted a roadside breath test on […]

CCTV appeal following cider theft from Ripon Co-op store

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The man was seen to enter the store at approx 10.30pm on Friday 15 September 2017. He selected a case of cider and left the store without making an attempt to pay for the items. Anyone who recognises the man pictured or who has information which could assist the investigation is asked to contact Gary […]

Appeal following recent bike theft in Harrogate

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In on Lime Street, Harrogate at 1pm on Friday 27 October 2017. A white Apollo men’s mountain bike was stolen from outside an address. 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 to the public if they have any […]