Officers from North Yorkshire Police worked alongside colleagues from Craven District Council, Harrogate Borough Council, North Yorkshire County Council Trading Standards, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and others on a two-day operation in Ripon and Skipton. Specialist police officers from the force’s Roads Policing Group and […]
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.
Officers will be offering a free tack marking service at Millbry Hill Country Store in Richmond on Saturday 15 June, 10am-4pm, and at the Horse Sale at York Auction Centre in Murton on Friday 28 June, 10am-2pm. Later in the year, on Saturday 5 October, officers will also be at R&R Country in Hemingbrough, near […]
John William Marshall, 63, of Fairfax Avenue, Harrogate, was jailed for 15 months at York Crown Court. During an unrelated investigation in January 2018, North Yorkshire Police officers seized hard disks and other electronic devices from Marshall, which were forensically examined. More than 24,000 indecent images children were found, including 76 images and videos of […]
North Yorkshire Police Inspector Jon Grainge was off duty and travelling to visit family when he spotted Mr King collapsed and receiving CPR. Inspector Grainge explains: “I was driving to visit family in the village when I saw Mr King laid on a patch of grass with a group of people gathered round and a […]
Patricia Robertshaw, 42, of Barrowford, Lancashire, was jailed for four years and five months in March 2019, after she pleaded guilty to fraud by false representation and forging certificates. In January 2017, Robertshaw, who was working as an events manager at Yorkshire Cancer Research in Harrogate, claimed she had been diagnosed with cancer, and took […]
Launched in February 2018, Operation Owl is a joint initiative by North Yorkshire Police, the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) and the Royal Society for the Protection of Animals (RSPCA), together with the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales National Parks. The initiative set out to raise awareness of raptor persecution, encouraging […]