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Appeal after motorbike and car crash in Harrogate

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It happened on Wednesday (8 July) at around 4.20pm. The collision involved a black and red Honda CBR motorcycle and a grey Toyota Auris close to the junction with Kennion Road. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. We are particularly interested in any witnesses to the […]

Scooter rider injured in collision

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The incident involved a green Lambretta which was part of a group of around 40 riders. The scooter and a silver BMW collided on Leeds Road on Thursday 25 June 2020 at around 6.50pm. The rider of the scooter sustained serious but not life-threatening injuries. Police are investigating the incident and are appealing for anyone with […]

Appeal following collision in Harrogate

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The incident occurred at 1.20am on Friday 26 June and involved a Mini Cooper Estate S in white, which collided with a green telecommunications box at the junction with Tewit Well Avenue. The vehicle caused significant damage to the telecommunications box and the driver left the scene without reporting the incident. We are requesting the […]

Appeal after man arrested following indecent exposure

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It happened close to Slingsby Walk along the Stray, near the ginnel through from St Winifred’s Avenue between 5.30pm and 6.30pm on Sunday. A man has been arrested but enquiries are still ongoing. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information […]

Witness appeal following assault at Bilton Viaduct

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It happened on the area of footpath that crosses Bilton Railway Viaduct between 6.15pm and 6.30pm on Tuesday 2 June 2020 and involved a confrontation between two groups of boys. The two victims and their friend were chased onto the viaduct by another group of boys; one of which has approached the first victim and […]

Do any of these jewellery items belong to you?

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

The items include a gold coloured Orion watch, a Quartz watch, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, rings, broaches and a jewellery bag (pictured). They were seized from a flat in Bradford earlier this year and officers are investigating whether they are linked to burglaries in Harrogate, York or Selby areas that occurred between December 2019 and January […]