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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.

11 jailed for over 102 years as detectives bring down York heroin gang

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The gang, comprised of members of the same family and their trusted network of co-conspirators, were jailed at Leeds Crown Court on 21 December 2018. On 26 October 2018, head of the operation, Alfred Phillip Dear (Snr), 45, of Corbridge Close, Hull, was found guilty in his absence of conspiracy to supply class A drugs between […]

Appeal following commercial burglary

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It happened at KFC on High street, Starbeck, between 12.50am and 01:10am on 17 December and involved two men. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the identification of the suspects and ask anyone who saw anyone or anything […]

Harrogate woman fined more than £1,000 and banned for drink driving

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A 31 year old woman from Pannal near Harrogate, pleaded guilty to drink driving at Harrogate Magistrates’ Court today. The woman was stopped by officers on the A658 near Knaresborough just after 1am on December 8. When they carried out breath tests, she blew 41ug/100ml. The legal limit is 35ug. Magistrates ordered her to pay […]