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Joint focus on rural fly-tipping sees defective vehicles taken off the roads

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Officers from North Yorkshire Police worked alongside colleagues from Craven District Council, Harrogate Borough Council, North Yorkshire County Council Trading Standards, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) and others on a two-day operation in Ripon and Skipton. Specialist police officers from the force’s Roads Policing Group and […]

Appeal following assault outside The Fleece Inn, Skipton

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened outside The Fleece Inn on Keighley Road between 3am and 3:30am on Bank Holiday Monday 27 May. A man was knocked unconscious and received injuries to his head. The attacker then flagged a taxi and made his escape. In particular, we are appealing for any information about this attacker and the taxi he […]

Inspector Lorraine Crossman-Smith: quarterly update on local policing in Craven

Posted on in Blogs, News stories

She worked in Harrogate for a period of time before moving to Craven as the Safer Neighbourhood Inspector in June 2019. Her team are on hand 365 days a year to support the local community and tackle crime and anti-social behaviour. As the days are getting longer and the nights are getting lighter, here she provides an […]