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 […]
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.
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 […]
Thank you to everyone who shared our appeal to find wanted man, 37 year-old Raymond Harris. He has now been arrested.
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 […]
Matthew Lee Scaife, aged 36, of Crown Terrace, Scarborough, was sentenced to 20 years in prison at York Crown Court on Friday 23 October 2020. He had previously been found guilty of nine offences, including four counts of rape, two counts of sexual assault, inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, and two counts […]
Published today (28 October 2020) the Office of National Statistics (ONS) quarterly crime report begins to reveal the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on crime in the county. Read the ONS report here North Yorkshire Police’s crime reporting shows a level of consistency in crimes recorded year on year, although there are a number of […]