Officers on patrol spotted two quad bikes travelling together along the A65 near Settle in suspicious circumstances, at 2.20am on Monday 23 July 2018. A police ‘stinger’ device was deployed near Gargrave, stopping one of the quads. However, its rider then got on the other quad and drove off. Specially-trained police officers pursued the remaining […]
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.
A man’s body was recovered by officers from the Yorkshire and Humberside Underwater Search and Marine Unit today. We are not yet in a position to identify him. Police are supporting the family, and would ask that you respect their privacy at this extremely difficult time.
The bird was found on Thursday 12 July 2018, at Barden, near to the popular area known as the Strid. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the cause of death. Sergeant Kevin Kelly, wildlife crime lead for North Yorkshire Police, said: “We have commenced an investigation and aim to establish the circumstances leading to the bird’s […]
The survey was commissioned by the National Rural Crime Network, which is made up of 30 Police and Crime Commissioners from across the country, supported by a wide range of other bodies with a deep interest in community safety and rural affairs. It was launched in April this year. There were 2,514 respondents in North […]
Temporary Chief Constable Lisa Winward and Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire Julia Mulligan proudly opened the building at Fulford Road police station in York on Monday 23 July 2018. The new building, which cost over half a million pound, will house a bespoke control room training facility and tutorship room, and also provide […]
It happened at about 11am on Tuesday 17 July 2018 when items including two rare racing helmets worth approximately £4000 and motorbikes were stolen from a house on Gravelhill Lane, Whitley. The victim, a man in his late 40s, has offered a reward of £500 for information leading to the recovery of his property. Officers are […]