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Appeal for information after man is seriously assaulted on Green Lane, Acomb

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At around 10pm on Thursday 10 September 2020, the victim, a 44-year-old man from York, left the Clockhouse Pub on Kingsway in Acomb with one other male. The victim was wearing a dark coloured jumper and dark tracksuit style bottoms. As the victim was walking down Green Lane, he was approached by an unknown male […]

“Frightening experience” for robbery victim in Selby as two teenagers charged to court

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The incident occurred on Portholme Road, close to the junction with Bainbridge Drive, at around 3.45pm on Wednesday 9 September 2020. The victim, a 19-year-old man, was walking with his girlfriend when they approached by a group of six youth including some on bicycles. The man was assaulted causing head and facial injuries. His wallet […]

Harrogate shop incident arrest: Officers allegedly spat at and bitten by man claiming to have coronavirus

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The incident occurred at a store on Railway Road between 5pm and 5.20pm on Thursday (10 September 2020). It was initially reported to the Force Control Room that the 32-year-old man was being abusive and threatening towards customers and staff. Officers from the Neighbourhood Policing Team and the Roads Policing Group were alerted to the […]

North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum asks for a strong, determined effort to turn the tide on Covid-19 cases

North Yorkshire Local Resilience Forum asks for a strong, determined effort to turn the tide on Covid-19 cases

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A determined, united effort is needed across York and North Yorkshire, with everyone pulling together to steer the county away from the escalating numbers of Covid-19 cases, if we are to avoid the sort of lockdowns we are seeing elsewhere. Residents are being warned that the evidence is clear – following weekends, the county is […]