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Archive – October, 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 serious assault in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at around 4am in the early hours of Sunday 21 October on Station Road outside the Grand Hotel by the bus stop when a man in his twenties was attacked by a group of four or five men. The victim sustained serious facial injuries including a fractured cheek bone and possible fractured eye socket along with […]

Shocking police video shows 100mph pursuit around Scarborough

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Fox was arrested and jailed for 17 months for dangerous driving. The judge told him: “You drove at ridiculous speeds and dangerously over many miles. It’s a miracle that nobody was seriously hurt.” (You can read more about the court case here: https://www.thescarboroughnews.co.uk/news/miracle-that-nobody-died-as-fox-jailed-for-high-speed-scarborough-police-chase-1-9387627)  

Scarborough burglary appeal

Scarborough burglary appeal

Posted on in Local appeals

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help find a number of stolen watches, including a Rolex Daytona, a Rolex Oyster Perpetual, an Omega Speedmaster and a Swiss Oris. Chinese Gold was also stolen in the burglary and in particular a distinctive gold pendant. These items are all of sentimental value and the owner is […]

Police Public Choice Award winners revealed

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  Each year, North Yorkshire Police collects nominations for officers, police staff and volunteers who have shown particular courage, inspiration or compassion in the course of their duties over the previous year. The top nominees are then put out to the public, so they can vote on who they want to receive the prestigious Public […]