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Archive – August, 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.

CCTV appeal following fraudulent activity in York

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It happened at Sainsbury’s on Jockey Lane at around 5pm on Saturday 20 July 2019 and involved a number of fraudulent notes being exchanged in the store. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man in the image as they believe they will have information that will […]

CCTV appeal following a theft which occurred at B&Q in York

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It happened at approximately 3pm on Tuesday 27 August 2019 when approximately £2,000 worth of power tools were stolen from B&Q in Osbaldwick in York. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the images as they believe they will have information that will help the […]

Appeal for dash-cam footage and witnesses after lorry crash on A64 near Tadcaster.

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It happened at around 4.20am between Tadcaster and Bramham when the lorry left the eastbound carriageway, crossed the central reservation and came to rest on the westbound carriageway. There were no other vehicles involved and the driver was uninjured. Anyone with any dash-cam footage, anyone who saw the lorry prior to the crash, or anyone […]

Community event to help keep Craven residents safe

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North Yorkshire Police will be at the joint event next week with North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service and Age UK North Yorkshire and Darlington. The ‘Safe and Well in Craven’ event will take place at the Swadford Centre in Swadford Street, Skipton. As well as police and fire officers, Age UK and NatWest staff […]

CCTV appeal following burglary on Leeman Road in York

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It happened between 4pm on 4 July 2019 and 5.40am on 5 July 2019 when three laptops were taken from a business premises. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man wearing a red jacket in the image as they believe he may have information that will […]

Appeal following recent burglary in Weeton

Appeal following recent burglary in Weeton

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It happened on Wescoe Hill Lane between 9am and 7pm on Thursday 11 July 2019 and when a handbag (the same style as the one pictured) and quantity of cash was taken from a home. Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious behaviour in the area on the above date or […]