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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.

Seven high-value bikes stolen in four Settle burglaries overnight

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

The burglaries occurred overnight between 16 and 17 of August 2020. The first occurred on Prospect Terrace when a shed was broken into a red mountain bike was stolen. The bike has since been recovered and returned to the victim. The second occurred on Austwick Close when offenders broke into a shed and stole two […]

Appeal following an assault at York Museum Gardens

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at the river by Museum Gardens at approximately 6.20pm on Saturday 15 August 2020 and involved a 16 year-old girl being assaulted by another 16 year-old girl before a member of the public intervened. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular officers would […]

Enquiries ongoing following 2 in 1 burglary in Harrogate

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

Offenders broke into a home on Columbine Grove at around 3am and stole the victims’ silver Vauxhall Astra before crashing it into a wall on Bramham Drive and making off on foot. Enquiries are ongoing to locate those responsible. Anyone with information, including doorbell/dash-cam/CCTV footage, that can assist the investigation should email CIDHarrogate@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call […]

Three arrested after theft of car in Ripon

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Officers responded to reports of a stolen car from Wellington Gardens in Ripon at around 3.10pm, a short time later there were sightings of it being driven at speed in Boroughbridge. The car, a dark blue Ford Focus, failed to stop for officers which led to a pursuit. The vehicle was stopped at around 4.20pm […]

UPDATE: Two wanted men have been arrested in the Humberside area following a police operation in York

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Officers attended an address in Cornlands Road, York, on Monday (17 August 2020), supported by the police helicopter, as part of enquiries to locate both men. Cordons were put in place and the road was closed for a time while the operation was underway. Officers entered the property at 1pm. Despite a thorough search, with […]