The incident took place on Gargrave Road at approximately 10am on Monday 4 December 2017 when the victim was walking up past St.Stephens Church, which is condemned. At this time the victim saw around five men, thought to be in their late teens, climbing on the building’s old garage. A verbal altercation took place, […]
Archive – January, 2018
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.
In the first incident, a woman’s handbag containing £300 was stolen and a further £200 was taken from her bank accounts. She had just withdrawn cash from Santander on High Ousegate. She hung her bag containing the cash on her walking aid as she shopped in Marks and Spencer on Parliament Street. Police believe it was […]
While the force target and arrest drink and drug drivers all year round, it’s known that the offence is more prevalent at Christmas and New Year, when festive celebrations are in full swing. Over the 2017 campaign, 137 drivers were arrested across the region for the offence, exactly the same number of arrests made in […]