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Appeal following burglaries in Hampsthwaite near Harrogate

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The incidents occurred on Thursday 23 May 2019 sometime between 12.30am and 6.30am when rooms were searched and property including purses and handbags stolen from a house in Hollins Lane. A coffee shop on High Street, Hampsthwaite, was broken into and a tips jar was stolen, and items of property were damaged. This morning police […]

Local patrols stepped up after Killinghall burglary

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A number of suspects entered a property, threatened the homeowner and stole some items, before making off. The suspects made off from the scene in a black Vauxhall Vectra. Anyone with information about the burglary, or who may have seen the car involved, is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12190082884. […]

Appeal to find missing Harrogate boy

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The last confirmed sighting of 16 year-old Bailey Townend (pictured) was in Harrogate at around 10.15pm on Wednesday 17 April 2019. Despite extensive enquiries since then, officers have been unable to locate Bailey and are growing increasingly concerned for his welfare. They are now appealing to the public for information as to his whereabouts. Bailey […]

Inspector Steve Breen: quarterly update on local policing in Ripon and the outer Harrogate area

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  Improving the quality of life in the community We have recently seen an increase in the number of anti-social behaviour reports which has had a detrimental impact on people who live and work here in our district. Our team has been busy working with our key partners and the community to reduce anti-social behaviour […]

82mph town centre biker is disqualified from riding

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Lee-Roy Campbell was recorded speeding through the 30mph zone on the A61 Leeds Road on a black Yamaha R1 performance motorbike. The 53-year-old was charged with exceeding a speed limit after he was pictured by North Yorkshire Police safety camera team and investigated. The offence took place at 10am on a Sunday last month. Campbell, […]