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Archive – February, 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.

Professionals and those in public facing roles urged to report Child Sexual Exploitation

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CSE is when children or teenagers are taken advantage of by adult criminals who have a sexual motive. This may involve grooming a young person, having inappropriate relationships or bribing them with cash or gifts in return for sexual contact. Sometimes criminals target their victim in person, and in other cases, young people are targeted […]

Appeal for witnesses following a dangerous driving offence in Eastfield

Posted on in Local appeals

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information following an allegation of dangerous driving in Eastfield, Scarborough. The incident occurred on High Street, Eastfield and the surrounding streets for about 15 minutes from 1pm on Monday, 25 February. The vehicle involved is believed to be a silver Mini One. In particular officers are appealing for information […]

High-value pedal cycles stolen in Cononley burglaries

High-value pedal cycles stolen in Cononley burglaries

Posted on in Local appeals

Officers are investigating following a number of burglaries at properties in the village of Cononley near Skipton. The offences occurred overnight from Sunday, 24 February in to Monday, 25 February with garages and other outbuildings being targeted by the offenders. High-value pedal cycles, both mountain and road bikes, were taken in the burglaries. Details of […]

CCTV appeal following shoplifting from Co-op stores in Ingleton and Bentham

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Officers have released CCTV footage of three men they would like to identify following shoplifting offences. The thefts took place at Co-op stores in Ingleton and Bentham and they believe the men captured in the CCTV may be able to assist with the investigations. Anyone who can identify the men is asked to contact North […]