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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.

Quick response to Harrogate shoplifting incident thanks to CCTV operators

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At around 5.30pm officers intercepted a silver car after information was passed to North Yorkshire Police by CCTV operators following the report from a store on Cambridge Road. The suspect’s vehicle was stopped and the driver, a man from  the Leeds area, was arrested on suspicion of drug driving and taken into custody. The investigation […]

Appeal following a recent dog bite

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It happened at approximately 10am on Wednesday 7 October 2020, 50 metres from the path entrance to Crimple Meadows Woodland playing fields. It involved a white man in his late fifties,  5ft 9 in height and of stocky build. He was wearing a dark green overcoat and walking two dogs off a lead. The two […]

County lines crackdown continues with another two arrests in Harrogate

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Officers were on proactive patrols last night (27 October) when they spotted the pair parked up in a vehicle near Valley Gardens at around 5pm. After searching the two men from Leeds and their vehicle, officers recovered 50 wraps of suspected class A drugs, a hunting knife and some cannabis. The men, aged 23 and […]