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Archive – April, 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.

Inspector Andy Godfrey: quarterly update on local policing in York City Centre

Posted on in Blogs, News stories

  Saturdays Saturdays, especially over the summer months, are one of the busiest times of the week for our team in the centre of York. To combat the increase in demand, we launched Op Erase to target anti-social behaviour during Saturday daytime and Op Safari, which runs on a Saturday night, to target the anti-social […]

Appeal following burglary in Lothersdale in the Craven area

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened close to the centre of the village between 6.00pm and 9.20pm on Tuesday 23rd April 2019 and involved entry being forced to the rear of a property. A number of cameras, items of jewellery, gold “Elgin” pocket watches and other items were stolen. Officers have released an image of a distinctive double-sided gold, necklace […]

Inspector Graeme Kynman: quarterly update on local policing in Scarborough

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With Scarborough gearing up for a busy summer ahead, here he provides an update on local policing activities in the area. Improving the quality of life for our residents and businesses Our Safer Neighbourhood Team, now known as the Community Impact Team, has been busy working hard to identify the issues which have the most […]

CCTV appeal following fraud inYork

Posted on in CCTV appeals

It happened at 1.30pm on 23 March 2019 at Tesco, Clifton Moor, York. The incident involved two men who observed the victim make a transaction on his bank card before distracting him and stealing his card. The suspects have gone on to use the card at various locations across York withdrawing large sums of money. […]

CCTV appeal following criminal damage in Scarborough

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The incident happened at 4am Saturday 6 April 2019 outside of Groomingtails, Ramshill Road, Scarborough. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the image, as they may information that will help the investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on […]

Appeal following an assault near York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at around 8:20pm on Monday 15 April 2019 and involved two men, who both got out of their vehicles. The victim was in a while Vauxhall Van and the other man was in a silver VW Polo. As a result of the assault, the victim, a man in his twenties from York, suffered […]