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Witness appeal for traffic incident at Aldi car park in Harrogate

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It happened in Aldi car park at 5.30pm on Saturday 15 December 2018 and involved a silver Ford Modeo colliding with a pedestrian. The pedestrian was taken to Harrogate Hospital to receive treatment for a broken leg. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information […]

North Yorkshire Police’s commitment to tackling hate crime among young people: one year on

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The strategy was developed on the back of recommendations made by the North Yorkshire Youth Commission, as well as the opinions of more than 1500 young people who took part in the Youth Commission’s first “Big Conversation” – a piece of peer research into issues that affect children and young people across the county. In […]

Appeal following assault at Harrogate bar

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened in The Pit on The Ginnel in the town centre at approximately 10.30pm on Saturday 15 December 2018 and involved three women from the Harrogate area. 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 people involved and […]

Jet wash owner appeal

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The item is believed to have been stolen recently. If you think the jet wash is yours or you know who it belongs to, please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Craig Davies or Dave Pegg. Please quote reference number 12180233326.

Next of kin sought for deceased Scarborough woman

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Catherine Mary Lavelle lived at Westfield Avenue. She died suddenly on 17 December 2018, aged 89. Her death is not being treated as suspicious. So far, the police and Coroner’s Office have not been able to locate any members of Ms Lavelle’s family. Any relatives of Ms Lavelle, or anyone who can help to trace […]