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Archive – May, 2021

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.

Police issue warning over counterfeit bank notes

Posted on in Fraud, News stories

North Yorkshire Police has had several reports of counterfeit cash being used in the last few weeks to pay for a range of items including secondhand goods and takeaways. Most reports have been from the York area but we believe the currency maybe used elsewhere in the county too. The fake notes have been used […]

Ripon man arrested

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Thank you to everyone who shared our appeal. Please quote reference 12210110476 when passing on information.  

Appeal to find Joseph Sandford wanted for recall to prison

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Joseph was released on licence, partway through a prison sentence for a number of offences including fraudulent use of a credit card, assault and obstructing the police. He has since failed to comply with the conditions of his licence and is now wanted for recall to prison. His home address is in Armley, Leeds, but […]

Appeal to locate wanted Joseph James Saul Gentles

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Gentles is wanted for breaching court bail conditions and despite numerous enquiries, he has not yet been located. Officers believe he may be living and working in the Doncaster area of South Yorkshire, but he is also known to have multiple connections in the Selby area. Anyone who has any information which would assist officers […]