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Archive – January, 2019

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.

Theft of items from unattended vehicles in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened during the early hours of Saturday 26 January 2019. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about anyone who may have seen this crime occur Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police […]

Appeal following disturbance at Christ Church on The Stray in Harrogate

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened between midday and 2.30pm when a man was being aggressive to passers by. Officers believe that numerous members of the public may have witnessed the incident or have been approached by the man and are appealing to anyone who can assist their investigation to come forward. If you witnessed the actions of the man, interacted with […]

Owner of locket sought

Posted on in News stories

Officers recovered the locket from a burglary suspect and believe it may have been stolen. If you think it’s yours or you know who owns it, please contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, or email david.pegg@northyorkshire.pnn.police If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.  

Ripon: Vulnerable man found safe and well by police

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North Yorkshire Police was alerted at 2.43am today (Tuesday 29 January 2019) when the 74-year-old dementia sufferer was reported missing from a care home on Kearsley Road. The Force Control room co-ordinated an emergency search undertaken by Response team officers, the dog unit and a police helicopter. This covered nearby fields and locations across the […]

Appeal following recent spate of damage caused to Scarborough beach huts

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at around 4am on 18 January 2018 when extensive damage was caused to multiple beach-front chalets. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Beverley Garbutt or […]