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Archive – October, 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.

CCTV appeal following thefts at Boots in Catterick Garrison

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The thefts happened at the store on Prince’s Gate between 5.30pm and 5.45pm on Thursday 1 October 2020 and between 4.10pm and 4.25pm on Friday 2 October. In both incidents, a woman entered the store and took a number of items without making an attempt to pay for them. Officers are asking members of the […]

Extra patrols as Scarborough police encourage covid compliance

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As part of those patrols, officers will be working with licensees to help ensure that people out enjoying a drink stay safe and stick to the Coronavirus Regulations. Chief Inspector Rachel Wood of Scarborough and Ryedale Neighbourhood Policing Command, said: “Halloween and Bonfire Night will be very different this year due to the restrictions of […]

Jogger in York assaulted by two teens on bicycles

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It happened near Melrosegate bridge between 6.15pm and 6.30pm on Wednesday 14 October 2020. The victim, a female jogger, was running along Melrosegate when two males approached her from behind on bicycles and one of them slapped her on the bottom. The males are believed to be around 14 years-old. One is described as white, […]

CCTV appeal after 12-year-old boy assaulted in York

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The CCTV appeal follows an earlier appeal that was issued at the time of the incident. It happened near to the junction of Boroughbridge Road and Beckfield Lane in the Acomb area between 3.20pm and 3.43pm on Wednesday 7 October 2020. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise […]

Two suspected ‘county lines’ drug dealers arrested near Ripon

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At around 5.20pm officers intercepted a vehicle on Hutton Bank near Ripon. Officers from the force Operation Expedite team and resources from the Operational Support Unit brought the suspect’s vehicle to a stop and two 21-year-old men were arrested. A search of the car and the suspects resulted in officers seizing a large amount of […]

CCTV appeal following an assault on York’s Heslington Road

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It happened on Heslington Road at 8.40pm on Thursday 10 September when a man was punched in the face by another male. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the images as they believe they will have information that will help the investigation. Anyone with […]