A 29-year-old York man was arrested at 8pm yesterday on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving and failing to stop. He remains in custody at this time. The girl is in a critical condition in hospital. Her family are with her, and are being supported by specially-trained police officers. To recap, at about […]
Archive – June, 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.
At about 5pm on Wednesday 12 June 2019, police received a report of a serious collision on Low Poppleton Lane, York, involving a pedestrian – a 12-year-old girl – and a motorcycle which left the scene. The pedestrian suffered serious head injuries and was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment. The motorcycle, believed to […]
I have a degree in criminology and after I graduated I worked in event security for a while. It was interesting but I was looking for something that was more interesting and rewarding and I made a decision to join the police. The recruitment process was easy – surprisingly. And that was because of the […]
It happened on Thornton Road Industrial Estate, Pickering, between 10pm and 11pm on Tuesday 11 June 2019. Offenders forced entry into a business premises, causing damage. They took vehicle keys and used them to steal two company vehicles, both Transit vans with the logo “PROLINE WINDOWS” on the side. The vans may have been driven […]
Three cash machines were targeted in the York and Harrogate areas. Police believe four or five men were involved in the incidents. North Yorkshire Police was called at 1.20am today to reports of a break-in at Starbeck Post Office, on the High Street. Money was stolen from the cash machine inside the building after it […]