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Archive – February, 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.

Snow patrol: policing North Yorkshire, whatever the weather

Posted on in Blogs

North Yorkshire is one of the safest places in England… and one of the most beautiful. We reckon a sprinkling of the white stuff makes it look even better! Here are some of our favourite snow pics and videos. Snow patrol – we’re on duty 24/7, working to keep you safe, in even the most […]

CCTV appeal following disturbance at Mist Bar in Scarborough

Posted on in News stories

 It happened on 17 December 2017 when two women were removed from the premises during which one of them became verbally abusive and a doorman was assaulted.   Anyone who can help identify the woman is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Rachael Atkinson or email […]

Appeal for information regarding criminal damage at trout hatchery near Skipton, which caused the death of 20,000 trout

Posted on in Local appeals

At some time between 2pm Saturday 24 February and 11am Sunday 25 February 2018 an unknown person has entered the Bolton Abbey Trout Hatchery near to Strid Wood and diverted an essential water supply pipe to a large storage tank containing 20,000 American Rainbow Trout. As a result of this, the water has become devoid […]

CCTV images released following use of fraudulent bank notes to purchase goods from shops at Monks Cross Shopping Park, York

Posted on in News stories

The images were captured at Hobbycraft on Thursday 8 February 2018, when a fraudulent Bank of Ireland £50 note was used to purchase a number of low value items. The man also visited Starbucks and Sainsburys and purchased items from the stores, allegedly using a fraudulent Bank of Ireland £50 note each time. Anyone who […]

Appeal following thefts from motor vehicles in Skipton and Malham

Posted on in Local appeals

The first incident happened on Cavendish Street in Skipton between 1.30 and 2pm on Thursday 22 February 2018. It involved male suspects breaking into a white Peugeot Partner van and stealing power tools. The second incident happened outside Beck Hall in Malham at approximately 2.20pm on the same date. It again involved male suspects breaking […]