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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.

Industrial incident at Flamingo Land Resort

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A member of maintenance staff suffered leg injuries while working on a ride. The man was airlifted to hospital by the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Although serious, his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. The Health and Safety Executive have been informed.      

Man taken to hospital after assault in York

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The victim was assaulted by another man on Little Stonegate, causing him to fall to the ground. It happened  at around 1am on Sunday 2 August outside Turtle Bay restaurant. The victim sustained bruising to his face and a fractured elbow. He has since been released from hospital. We are requesting the public’s assistance to […]

Seventeen-year-old to appear in court after police officer assaulted

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The 17-year-old boy, from York, was arrested following a disturbance at an address in Gargrave at around 3.15pm yesterday. Following an investigation, he was charged with criminal damage, assaulting an emergency services worker, using threatening behaviour and resisting a constable in the execution of his duties. He was bailed to appear at Harrogate Youth Court […]

Appeal following police pursuit in Craven and Keighley

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The pursuit began in Sutton-in-Craven and finished on Hainworth Road, Keighley shortly after 2pm on Monday. We are particularly keen to hear from the driver of a silver Landrover that had an exchange with the driver on Ellers Road, Sutton-in-Craven and the driver of an oncoming vehicle on Goff Well Lane, Keighley who narrowly avoided […]