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Car thief arrested just weeks after being released from jail

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Sean Beard, who lives in the York area but is of no fixed address, had only been out of prison for a few weeks when he was caught reoffending.   The 27-year-old was the subject of a Criminal Behaviour Order when he committed the most recent offences on 1 November.   He broke into two […]

Appeal to find wanted York man Richard Sampson

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Officers want to speak to him in connection with a number of burglaries. Numerous enquiries have been carried out to locate Mr Sampson and officers are now asking for the public’s help to find him. Anyone who has any information about his current whereabouts is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, or Crimestoppers […]

Scarborough police appeal to find wanted Thomas John Cassidy

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Mr Cassidy is wanted by police for breaching a restraining order and assault. Officers have carried out numerous enquiries to trace him and are now asking for the public’s help to locate him. Anyone who knows where he is now or has any information about his whereabouts is asked to call North Yorkshire Police. If […]

Seized – officers take uninsured 4×4 off the roads after poaching reports

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At 11.15am on Sunday 10 November 2019, North Yorkshire Police received calls from local residents reporting a group of men with lurcher dogs suspected of poaching near Sutton-on-the-Forest. Officers from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce were on patrol nearby, to deal with such reports. They attended immediately and encountered a silver Nissan X-Trail on Main […]

Appeal following three car key burglaries in Thorpe Willoughby

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Overnight between 11pm on 8 November and 7am on 9 November 2019, a house on Oak Drive was broken into and four jackets valued at approx. £1630 were taken from inside. One of the jackets was later recovered in a nearby garden.  Around the same time, another address on Oak Drive was broken into and […]