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Archive – July, 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.

Information and dash-cam footage appeal following fatal collision involving campervan conversion near Ingleton

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It happened at around 4.15pm on Friday 13 July 2018 when a white, flatbed truck, which was converted into a home-made campervan, was travelling towards Ingleton and collided with a Peugeot car travelling in the opposite direction. Sadly the passenger in the Peugeot, a 28-year-old man from Wigan was pronounced dead at the scene. The […]

Community thanked following protest in York

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Approximately 300 people took part in the demonstration and march between 12.30pm and just after 2.30pm, which was prompted by the official visit to the UK by President Donald Trump. Our officers were on hand to facilitate peaceful protest, minimise disruption for other people and businesses in the city centre, and to ensure safety by […]

Police and council prepared for York protest

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North Yorkshire Police and City of York Council understand the concerns of local people and local businesses about what this could mean for them regarding disruption. We have been working together, along with a wide range of local organisations, to plan for the demonstration and to minimise such disruption. The police and council want to […]

New crime-fighting technology will help keep Ryedale safe

New crime-fighting technology will help keep Ryedale safe

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Dot peen property marking involves using a tungsten carbide-tipped pin to indent an object with dots to create a visible, permanent unique number. The unique number is entered onto a property register database, vastly increasing the chances that it will be reunited with its owner if it is lost or stolen. A new dot peen […]

Witness appeal following Haxby assault

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At that time, a woman in an electric wheelchair and her husband were verbally abused by two men in the street. One of the men then pushed the woman. The two men had been moving a broken down vehicle along the road in the direction of Wigginton just beforehand, and then moved the vehicle in […]

Appeal following Scarborough South Bay assault

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This incident has occurred on Tuesday 26 June 2018 and involved a man being pushed into a rock pool following an altercation with an unknown man. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the man involved. He is described […]