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Selby woman with ‘flagrant disregard’ for court order given prison sentence for numerous false calls to police

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Claire Louise Brewitt of Darcy Road, Selby was handed a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) back in June 2017, after falsely making a number of emergency calls to police, and wasting police time. That CBO explicitly stated that Brewitt should not contact North Yorkshire Police via 999 or 101, either directly or via a third party, […]

Witness appeal following Escrick fatal collision

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The collision occurred just before 1.55pm on Tuesday 31 December 2019, and involved a black Audi and a black Kia. A number of occupants of both cars sustained injuries, and sadly a woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The road was closed for collision investigation work to be undertaken at the scene. Officers are appealing […]

The power of social media reunites stolen motorhome with owners

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Sometime between 10pm on Sunday 15 December at 6.45am on Monday 16 December the motorhome (pictured) was stolen from a driveway in North Duffield near Selby. A local PCSO spotted an image of the vehicle being circulated on social media in a bid to locate it and shared the appeal on the local Selby Police […]

Appeal for information after three burglaries in Selby

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Police are appealing for information or witnesses after three incidents occurred at commercial premises in Selby town centre. The incidents are as follows: The back door of Thomas the Baker on Gowthorpe was forced open and cash stolen from a number of charity tins between the hours of 5.15pm on Saturday 7th December and 8.30am […]