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Archive – August, 2020

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.

Suspected ‘2 in 1’ burglar arrested following police pursuit

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

At around 2.45am, North Yorkshire Police received a report of burglary which had just occurred on St Helen’s Road in Harrogate. Offenders had entered the victim’s home and searched through a Mercedes parked on the driveway before fleeing after being disturbed. Officers were immediately deployed to the area and at around 3am, a police unit […]

Appeal after brick thrown through van windscreen in Eastfield

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Loders Green at 11am on Sunday 9 August when two females were seen to approach a white Panel van and throw a brick through the windscreen We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information that may identify the […]

Appeal following violent incident at Malton pub

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at The New Globe Inn on Yorkersgate at approximately 10.45pm on Thursday 6 August 2020 and involved when a 21 year-old man was knocked unconscious. He was taken to hospital by ambulance where he was treated before being discharged. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Stolen quad bike tracked and recovered in late-night police pursuit

Posted on in News stories, Rural

At about 2.15am on Saturday 8 August 2020, a farmer near Appleton Wiske, north of Northallerton, called North Yorkshire Police on 999. He had just been notified by a vehicle tracking company that his quad bike had been stolen and was on the move. Force Control Room staff immediately contacted the tracking company, and were […]

Witness appeal following serious collision on A171 near Robin Hood’s Bay

Posted on in News stories

A black Audi A4, which was travelling towards Whitby and a red Ford Fiesta, travelling toward Scarborough collided near to the turning for Robin Hood’s Bay. Two adults and two children travelling in the Fiesta were transported to hospital by land ambulance and a third child was airlifted to James Cook Hospital by Yorkshire Air […]