PD Thor is dog handler Claire’s first Police Dog. He is a Bi-Colour German Shepherd and turns 3 years old on the 13 August. When did Thor join North Yorkshire Police? Thor came from a supplier of working dogs in Wales. He is a Hungarian import and joined North Yorkshire Police with his brother Kenai […]
Archive – June, 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.
June is Pride month – a month dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ communities all around the world. Pride is about communities coming together in celebration, protest, unity and solidarity. Pride is usually celebrated with big parades and marches, but with social distancing restrictions still in place because of the coronavirus pandemic, things will be a little […]
“Step one, you say, ‘We need to talk’. He walks, you say ‘sit down, it’s just a talk’. In hindsight, the song lyrics from The Fray’s song ‘How to save a life’ was the last 15 years of my relationship with my late father, Michael, “And I still wish today that I’d been able to […]
Officers attended an area near to Moor Lane Bridge. Sadly, the body of a man in his 70s was located in the area in the early hours of Thursday 24 June. The man’s family have been informed. There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding his death and a report will be prepared […]
It happened on Saturday 19 June at about 4.30pm when the motorcycle, that was travelling towards Otley on the Askwith Moor Road, was involved in a collision with the Auris, that was travelling in the opposite direction. The motorcyclist was taken to hospital by ambulance with serious injuries before being released from hospital two days […]
It happened between 11.40pm on Saturday 12 June and 12.30am on 13 June 2021, when the male victim was walking alone along Tofts Lane, which turns into Spring Hill, before he took the bridle path to the left and emerging onto Blind Lane. A vehicle, believed to be a silver hatchback with at least three […]