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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.

Safeguarding Week 2019 – Domestic abuse – is it closer than you think?

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Each day throughout the week, North Yorkshire Police will be shining the light on different forms of abuse and supporting the key message, that “safeguarding is everyone’s business” highlighting the responsibility we all have to safeguard our families, friends and neighbours. Today, the force is looking at domestic abuse and how to recognise and report […]

Appeal for witnesses after woman struck with bottle in Scarborough

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The victim, a 31-year-old local woman, was walking along Pavilion Terrace at 5pm on Saturday 22 June 2019, near to the Rice and Spice restaurant, when she was struck by a glass bottle. The bottle struck the woman on the forehead, leaving her with a deep laceration. She was taken to Scarborough District Hospital for […]

Appeal for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A1M at Leeming Bar

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The collision occurred at 4.50pm and involved a blue Honda Civic car which was travelling southbound. The driver of the car, a 26-year-old man from Scunthorpe was taken to James Cook Hospital, where he sadly later died. Anyone who saw the blue Honda travelling along the A1M at this time, or the collision itself, is […]

Appeal following the recovery of suspected stolen goods in Harrogate

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Following recent burglaries in the Harrogate area, a number of suspected stolen items have been recovered by North Yorkshire Police. We are appealing for the owners, who have had property matching the description below stolen recently, to contact police. The property recovered includes: -a black Vivienne Westwood purse -Hot Diamonds silver earrings -Black Zolo headphones […]

Stolen horsebox recovered by police thanks to public’s vigilance

Stolen horsebox recovered by police thanks to public’s vigilance

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At about 3pm on Tuesday 18 June 2019, the force received a report that a 3.5-tonne Renault horsebox had been stolen a short time earlier from Thirsk Racecourse. Local response and roads policing officers immediately began an area search, and the owner posted details of the stolen vehicle on Facebook. Acting on information received, including […]