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Three boys arrested on suspicion of drug offences in Sherburn in Elmet

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Officers stopped three 17-year old boys in Eversley Park in Sherburn in Elmet at 2.48pm on 17 August 2017. This was in response to an increase in patrols in the area by the local Neighbourhood Policing Team following concerns from local residents about possible drugs activity. Two were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent […]

Selby flat burglary arrests

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Various electrical items were taken from the property between 11 August and 13 August 2017. Following police enquiries the two suspects – aged 49 and 43 – were arrested by officers on Sunday (14 August) night. They are being held in custody for questioning while the investigation continues. Witnesses or anyone with information that could […]

Bogus caller warning for Selby village

Bogus caller warning for Selby village

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Officers have received a number of reports in recent days of people knocking on doors and asking for food and drink, or offering ‘handyman’ services in exchange for payment. PC Colin Baker, of Selby Police, said: “Most people who call at your home will be genuine. But sometimes, people turn up unannounced, with the intention […]

Appeal following theft of bike on Leeds Road, Selby

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The bike was stolen from the front of Abbey Lodge on Leeds Road, Selby between 7am and 6pm on Sunday 30 July 2017. The stolen bike is a man’s “Mongoose” BMX with a silver frame and purple trims. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and […]

Man arrested and charged in connection with spate of burglaries in North and West Yorkshire

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Originally arrested in connection with a number of offences across both counties, three of which were in North Yorkshire – Boroughbridge, Harrogate and Selby – he was later charged with 14 counts of burglary, five counts of fraud and one count of robbery. Speaking after the arrest, Detective Constable Quita Passmore of North Yorkshire Police […]