The incident happened some time between 10pm on 25 June and 9am on 26 June 2020 when damage was caused to the shop door of the Penny Garth Cafe and also a wooden bench outside the premises. In particular, we are appealing for information about the identity of a suspect who caused the damage. If […]
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Just after 7pm on Thursday 11 June 2020, a resident in Ellerton, near Catterick, received a text alert from his quad bike tracker, stating the vehicle was moving. He spotted two men taking a quad bike out of a barn. As he approached them, the suspects ran off empty-handed. Damage had been caused to the […]
Sometime in the early hours of 4 May 2020, a large amount of rubbish was dumped into a sink hole, in a remote location between Hurst Moor Road and Cordilleras Lane. The rubbish was then set on fire. Officers have warned that those reckless actions could have resulted in an extremely serious fire on the […]
The first burglary happened on Chantry Garth between 4 and 7 March 2020. It involved unknown offender(s) smashing the rear window of the property, before performing an untidy search, taking some jewellery and exiting the property. The second burglary happened The Wensleydale Heifer Hotel on Main Street overnight between 15 and 16 March 2020. It […]
He was John Spurling, 74. Mr Spurling was visiting the UK from his home in Perth, Western Australia. In a statement, Mr Spurling’s family said: “The profound sorrow at the loss of our dad in such tragic circumstances is almost overwhelming. His sudden loss has devastated us and his many friends. We are so grateful […]
It happened at around 4am this morning (Monday 9 March) when the victim noticed what is described as a dark-coloured Mercedes-Benz acting suspiciously on Marygate in the village. The four male occupants exited the Mercedes-Benz and began to punch and kick the victim in an attempt to get his phone before leaving the scene in […]