James Hutchinson, 74, from Scarborough, died on Saturday 14 December 2019. There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death. Police enquiries to date have not revealed any next of kin for him. They may be in the London area. Family members of Mr Hutchinson, or anyone who can help contact them, are asked to contact […]
Archive – 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.
Two photographs were taken on the county’s roads this morning – one showing an oncoming car with its headlights off, and another with its headlights on. The second vehicle is far easier to see from a distance. Police today emphasised the safety reasons for using headlights when visibility is reduced. A spokesperson for North Yorkshire […]
Police are appealing for witnesses or dashcam footage the moments leading up to the incident on Coastal Road, Burniston. At 7.40pm on Monday (16 December), a red Hyundai I20 with three occupants collided with a white Seat Ibiza, which had two occupants. Four of the five people involved were seriously injured. Officers investigating the collision […]
David Roy Myers, 67, of Green Park, Cayton was jailed on Friday 13 December at York Crown Court after he was found guilty of multiple child sex offences. Myers pleaded not guilty to all 22 charges against him, but a jury found him guilty of eight counts of indecent assault on a girl under 14 […]
10-year-old Ava Clarke from Tang Hall Primary School will now see her poster reproduced across the Tang Hall area to help spread the message to cyclists to “be safe, be seen, be green” Ava was presented with her prize by PC Ryan Innes at morning assembly on Tuesday 17 December 2019. Her prize included a […]
Matthew John Dodson, 45 (pictured), has been jailed for five and a half years for two burglaries in York. At around 5am on 25 July 2019, a homeowner was as his home on Malton Avenue when he was woken by a loud bang. He went outside to investigate the noise and found a man in […]