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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.

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened near The Dales Bike Centre near Fremington, Richmond, during the Ard Rock mountain bike event at around 7.30pm on Friday 3 August. A competitor from the Ard Rock bike race had left his bright yellow 2015 Orbea Rallon leaning against the bike centre whilst on the phone. A man described as medium build, […]

UPDATED: Wanted Scarborough man Jack Gates has been found

Posted on in News stories

PREVIOUS APPEAL Police in Scarborough have issued an urgent appeal to find 27-year-old Jack Gates. Jack is wanted following an incident in Scarborough in the early hours of Tuesday 7 August 2018 when two women were assaulted at a property in the town. Officers are also concerned for Jack’s own welfare at this time. Numerous […]

Appeal following A168 serious road traffic collision

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at 7.40pm on Wednesday 1 August 2018 involving a cyclist and a red car on the A168 at the junction of Limebar Lane, Maton Cum Crafton. The cyclist was taken to Harrogate Hospital by ambulance and discharged after spending two days in hospital. The patient is recovering at home having suffered broken bones […]

How we connect with our communities – Police Community Support Officers

How we connect with our communities – Police Community Support Officers

Posted on in Blogs

Building strong and lasting relationships with our local communities is the key to successful policing and there are many ways that North Yorkshire Police connects with its local residents. Holding local drop-in’s and surgeries, so people can meet their local policing team and raise any issues or concerns, officers attending local meetings and stopping to […]