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Dangerous driver sent to prison for two and a half years for causing serious collision in Harrogate

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Ethan Wells-Smith of Darley, Harrogate pleaded guilty to driving whilst over the prescribed limit for alcohol, driving whilst disqualified, causing injury by dangerous driving and aggravated vehicle taking. Wells-Smith stole a Mercedes Sprinter van from a property in Darley earlier that Sunday evening. Whilst consuming two cans of beer behind the wheel and attempting to […]

Update: missing Harrogate woman and her dog found safe and well

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Original release North Yorkshire Police is asking for the public’s help to find 89-year-old Elizabeth Costar who has gone missing from her home on Harlow Manor Park, Harrogate. Police are concerned for Elizabeth’s welfare after she was last seen at home at 7.30pm on Sunday 19 February 2017. She is described as 5ft 4ins tall, […]

Appeal witnesses following attempted burglary in Killinghall

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It happened on Otley Road, Killinghall between Sunday 12 February and Thursday 16 February 2017 and involved offenders repositioning outdoor lights and motion sensors to prevent them shining on the property. If you, or anybody else has had lights or sensors repositioned, or have any information which could help assist our investigation, please contact North Yorkshire Police […]

Witness appeal following fail-to-stop collision that occurred between North Deighton and Cowthorpe

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses to a fail-to-stop collision involving two vehicles on Ox Close Lane, between North Deighton and Cowthorpe which left one driver injured. At about 8.30pm on Friday 3 February 2017, a car believed to be either silver or light in colour, collided with a red Ford Fiesta, close to […]