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Can you help find those responsible for horse tack burglaries in Flixton?

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Overnight between Friday, 21 April and Saturday, 22 April a large quantity of tack was stolen during two burglaries in Flixton and officers need your help in finding those responsible. The stolen horse riding tack included: A navy Gatehouse Hickstead velvet hat (pictured) A velvet Charles Owen H2000 hat (pictured) Blue hat bag (pictured) A […]

Police arrest five men and recover high-value goods following east coast operation

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Four of the five suspects were arrested on the A171 towards Scarborough at around 1am on Sunday (23 April 2017). Officers from the Roads Policing Group and the Scarborough Rural Taskforce were alerted to the incident just after midnight after receiving a report of tools being stolen from a vehicle parked near the Flask Inn, […]

Man arrested following suspected race hate crime in Scarborough

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It occurred at around 7pm on Sunday (23 April 2017) in the Queen’s Terrace area of the town. A man allegedly approached a house shouting racist abuse at the residents. A complaint was made that the man attempted to hit one of the occupants. Police attended the scene and arrested the 53-year-old local man on […]

Suspected drug-driver arrested in Scarborough

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The Roads Policing Group officers were on patrol on the A64 Seamer bypass at 9.50pm on Sunday (23 April 2017) when they pulled over the blue Audi A3 near the Edgehill junction. The driver, a 24-year-old man from Norton, Malton, failed a road-side drugs test which showed a positive reading for cocaine. Following questioning in […]

Appeal following Scarborough robbery

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It happened on the Scarborough Cinder Track, near Sainsbury’s supermarket, at around 4.30pm on Thursday April 20 2017, and involved two young women approaching a lone woman, attacking her, and stealing money and medication. The young women were in company with a group of four to five men, who were not directly involved in the […]