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Archive – March, 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.

CCTV appeal following Tesco Express theft in Bedale

Posted on in CCTV appeals, Local appeals

The incident happened at the Tesco Express Store, Market Place in Bedale at around 3.45pm on Sunday 28 January 2018. The man entered the store and removed two boxes of Corona lager from the shelves and then left the store without making an attempt to pay for the items. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish […]

Appeal following fail-to-stop collision in York

Posted on in Local appeals

The collision happened at 1.50pm on Thursday 8 March and involved an orange car which struck a fifteen-year-old boy in the street, causing a fractured ankle. The driver stopped and spoke briefly with the casualty but then drove away without leaving their details. The casualty is receiving treatment for his injury and is likely to require […]

Hate crime has no home here

Posted on in News stories

Hate crime causes division and fear and North Yorkshire Police is keen to stress that it’s not just victims of hate crime who can make a report to police; communities themselves can stop the damaging effects of hate crime, by reporting any incidents witnessed. Hate crime is defined as any criminal offence which is perceived […]

Man arrested after 20 cannabis plants found in Scarborough house

Man arrested after 20 cannabis plants found in Scarborough house

Posted on in News stories

On the afternoon of Thursday 8 March 2018, officers attended the house on Southlands Grove, Newby. On entering an upstairs room, they found a man with a watering can and hose pipe, as well as fans, lighting equipment, and about 20 cannabis plants. The 28-year-old man, from Scarborough, was arrested on suspicion of cultivating cannabis. […]