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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 burglary in Copmanthorpe

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information following a burglary at a property in Copmanthorpe. The incident occurred between 1.15pm-2.10pm on Thursday, 23 August at a detached property on Moor Lane. If you saw anything suspicious around the time the offence occurred or have any further information which may assist police with their investigation please […]

Appeal after damage caused to hotel in West Ayton

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after damage was caused to the front door of a hotel in West Ayton. The incident occurred at around 11.45pm on Wednesday, 22 August at the venue on Pickering Road. It is believed the offender has used a large concrete slab to cause the damage. Anyone with information […]

Two appear in court after man stabbed in Harrogate

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The two appeared at York Magistrates’ Court on 21 August and were remanded in custody to appear at York Crown Court on 24 September 2018. Officers believe there were a number of people who passed the area of St Peter’s Church on Cambridge Road between 7.30am and 8.30am on the morning of Monday 20 August […]

Update following sudden death of a man in York

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Police believe that there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the man’s death and are not looking for anyone else in connection with his death. Officers will prepare a report for the coroner. The examination of the scene is now complete and the area has now reopened. Officers are in the process of contacting the man’s next […]

Appeal for information after woman sexually assaulted in York

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North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information following a sexual assault in York. The incident occurred on Monday, 13 August between 11pm and 11.30pm. The victim was walking along an alleyway between Nicholas Street and Milton Street when she was approached by a man unknown to her. The man inappropriately touched the woman before she […]