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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 to identify young men on bikes as part of assault appeal

Posted on in Local appeals

Officers are appealing for help in identifying a group of boys they believe are responsible for physically assaulting a 12-year-old girl in the Clifton Moor area of York. The incident occurred at around 9pm on Monday, 30 July, when the victim was walking alone. The girl was pushed to the ground and where she was […]

Appeal following a recent assault on Hull Road, York

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident took place at around 11pm on Tuesday 31 July 2018 on Hull Road in York near the Beeswing Pub and resulted in a taxi driver being assaulted. The driver has not suffered from any injuries, but he is very shook up by the incident. Police would like to speak to three men, who had got into his […]

Behind the scenes with #NYP247 Tweetathon

Posted on in News stories

The “Tweetathon” is designed to give an insight into the work of the force and the number and type of incidents it’s called about. Corporate Communications staff will be hosting the event as part of a campaign to show the current demand placed on the force and help people understand why some incidents are prioritised above others. They will also be […]