Our Force Control Room began using the app when we found its simple address system was a useful tool in helping to find lost, injured or distressed people who did not know where they were. It’s now used by many other departments in the force including operations planning teams, search advisors and at scene guards. […]
Archive – September, 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.
29-year-old Ariel Babiarz of Maudsley Street, Accrington, Lancashire pleaded guilty to drink driving and dangerous driving after causing two collisions and overturning the seven and a half tonne road sweeper he was driving. On Saturday 9 March 2019 Babiarz was driving on the B6480 in High Bentham when he collided with a red Volkswagen Lupo. […]
The victim was dropped off at Milton Street, York, at about midnight. She remembers walking along Rawdon Avenue just before 3am. At this stage she is unable to remember how she has reached this location. A resident of Rawdon Avenue called a taxi on her behalf to take her back to her home address. Despite […]
I joined the police because there is no better job if you want to help people. I didn’t want to be a police officer – going out on the streets wasn’t what appealed to me. But as a member of police staff, working behind the scenes, you can make a massive amount of difference to […]
Original press release issued at 5.20pm Monday 16 September 2019 Watch: CCTV released after elderly man is burgled four times since April Police investigating after a 79 year-old man was burgled four times in less than five months have released CCTV footage of a man they want trace. A man went into the elderly man’s […]
Keith Ryman, aged 76, appeared before York Crown Court – sitting at Doncaster Crown Court due to the need for disabled access for the defendant – on Friday (13 September 2019) after being found guilty of the offence committed in the York area in 1968. While still going by his former name of Keith Leggett, […]