The “Community Connector” scheme is a befriending service designed to provide mentoring, support and a listening ear to people who are vulnerable, socially isolated or disadvantaged, to enable them to take control of their lives and make choices that will change their lives for the better. The force is looking for volunteers to take on […]
Archive – 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.
Shortly after 1am on Saturday 30 December 2017 a large window at an office supplies store on Yorkersgate, Malton was smashed. Enquiries are being conducted to determine the circumstances around the incident and police want to speak to any witnesses who were in the area at the time, or anyone who can assist the investigation. […]
The incident took place on Gargrave Road at approximately 10am on Monday 4 December 2017 when the victim was walking up past St.Stephens Church, which is condemned. At this time the victim saw around five men, thought to be in their late teens, climbing on the building’s old garage. A verbal altercation took place, […]
In the first incident, a woman’s handbag containing £300 was stolen and a further £200 was taken from her bank accounts. She had just withdrawn cash from Santander on High Ousegate. She hung her bag containing the cash on her walking aid as she shopped in Marks and Spencer on Parliament Street. Police believe it was […]
While the force target and arrest drink and drug drivers all year round, it’s known that the offence is more prevalent at Christmas and New Year, when festive celebrations are in full swing. Over the 2017 campaign, 137 drivers were arrested across the region for the offence, exactly the same number of arrests made in […]