Offenders are being dealt with swiftly by the police and justice system in a bid to get drink and drug drivers off the roads. Magistrates courts around the county are on standby and slots have been set aside so offenders can be dealt with promptly. Anyone convicted of drink driving receives an automatic driving ban. […]
Archive – December, 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.
Police were called at 3.30pm today to a report of a collision involving a lorry and a bus. Two people have been taken to hospital for treatment. A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said: “Please avoid the area while emergency services work at the scene of the collision. The roads around Monk Fryston are extremely […]
Officers conducted vehicle checks and roadside breath tests and delivered safety advice to drivers during the day of action, which was named Operation Basingstoke. Specials from the two forces operated two roadside checkpoints on the A172 near to Stokesley and the A67 near Kirklevington. With the assistance of automatic number plate recognition cameras (ANPR), officers targeted […]
21-year-old Jack Alfie James Marshall is wanted in connection with an offence of aggravated vehicle taking. Despite extensive police enquiries Marshall remains outstanding and police are now appealing for information from the public to help locate him. He has links to the Summerbridge area of Harrogate and is thought to be staying locally in the […]
The incident happened between Seamer Road at Falsgrave and Crossgates roundabout between Thursday 18 and Sunday 21 October 2018 in which graffiti was spray painted on numerous building and structures along the route. If anybody has any information which would assist the police identify the person/s responsible for this damage, please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, […]
At 11.45pm Saturday 8 December 2018 around the Halfpenny Lane, Hay-A-Park estate area of Knaresborough, three people were seen riding motorbikes on the road and pavement without lights or registration plates, causing a danger to legitimate road users and pedestrians and causing a noise nuisance. Police are appealing for information to determine who the riders are and […]