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Archive – August, 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.

UPDATED: Police set up boxing and powerlifting club for young people in the Boroughbridge area

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Local police in Boroughbridge and Knaresborough have set up a boxing and powerlifting club for young people. The first boxing session on Monday 3 September saw a fantastic response from local young people. Organiser, Police Community Support Officer Jak Bell, said: “We far exceeded the number of young people we expected and they all enjoyed it […]

CCTV issued following Hillam (Selby) burglary

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It happened overnight on Monday 4 June 2018 when burglars broke into the pub and stole an amount of cash and a large amount of alcohol. Anyone who can help identify either of the two men is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Sally Smith. You can also […]

CCTV appeal following Aldi shop theft

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Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the people in the images as they believe they will have information that will help the investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, and ask for PC Sally Smith or email Sally.Smith@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk If you wish […]

Police in York take antisocial riders off the road and seize vehicles in new operation

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Operation Confiscate has been launched in response to residents’ complaints about antisocial motorcycle riders in York. Local neighbourhood policing teams have joined forces with roads policing officers to identify illegal and nuisance riders and get them off the road. They are using off-road police motorbikes -which are new to the force – marked and unmarked […]

CCTV appeal in Selby taxi rank assault

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The incident happened on James Street taxi rank in Selby town centre at approximately 1.25am on Sunday 22 July 2018, when a man and a woman were assaulted. The woman was pushed to the ground and the man was punched in the face and required hospital treatment for facial injuries. Officers have carried out extensive […]