Update: search for missing 81 year-old ‘Grandpa’ continues – appeal for dash-cam footage James Douglas Thomas, 81, who goes by the name Doug or Douglas, was last seen by his wife at 10am on Wednesday 27 February 2019 when he left home with the intention of getting a bus to either Harrogate or Wetherby. […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
James Douglas Thomas, 81, who lives on Clive Road, was last seen at 10am this morning (Wednesday 27 February 2019) by his wife when he went on the bus to either Harrogate or Wetherby. Mr Thomas, who sometimes can get confused, was reported missing at 3pm. Police enquiries are ongoing to return him home safely. […]
At around 10.45pm on Sunday 24th February 2019, a 21-year-old woman was walking along the footpath behind the Westwood Campus of Yorkshire Coast College when she was attacked by an unknown man. As she followed the footpath down towards the duck pond on Valley Road, she was approached by the man who then pushed her […]