The 51 and 36 year-olds are suspected of entering the victim’s home, by claiming to be carers, at around 8.30pm on Tuesday 24 March. Officers were immediately deployed to the area and two women were arrested shortly after. The next day, the 86 year-old woman discovered that her purse had been stolen and £330 had […]
Archive – March, 2020
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The Lucy Faithfull Foundation works to prevent child abuse before it starts through its Stop It Now! helpline. It’s available for all adults with concerns about sexual abuse and deals with around 900 calls and emails a month, with over half of these coming from men who have offended sexually – either online or offline […]
It occurred at around 12.25pm on Friday 20 March 2020 when a woman was walking on the cycle path from New Earswick towards Wiggington Road. The woman said she saw a man step into bushes at the side of the cycle path and he exposed himself. Police attended the scene and a search and other […]
This is to ensure motorists are complying with Government restrictions and only making essential journeys. Earlier this week, the Government announced significant changes to our way of life, instructing us to stay at home and only go out for basic necessities, a medical need, to care for or help a vulnerable person, or travel to […]
In a bid to slow the transmission of the virus, to protect our NHS and to save lives, the country was asked to only leave our homes to get food, for health reasons or for essential work and ensure we practice social distancing, staying at least two metres away from each other. In the main, […]
“With the Government imposing emergency measures to reduce the spread of Coronavirus, thousands of young people now find themselves largely confined to their home for many week to come. Alongside the considerable challenge to maintain their education away from the classroom and the strain on parenting in general, it also presents an increased risk regarding […]