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Appeal: Damage to vehicles in Easingwold

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Between 6pm on 9 December and 4pm on 10 December 2017, four private motor vehicles parked on Galtres Drive, Easingwold, were damaged damaged by having paintwork deliberately scratched. Police are appealing for anyone with any information that could lead to the identification of the suspects to contact them. Anyone with information that could assist the […]

Drug trafficker who tried to smuggle £1.2m of cocaine into North Yorkshire is jailed

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Jason Waterman (pictured) was wanted in connection with the importation attempt which led to the recovery of around seven kilos of the drug, worth around £1.2m, at Bagby airfield near Thirsk in North Yorkshire in October 2015. The 33-year-old from Watford in Hertfordshire, whose nicknames include Jugs and Jumbo, had been on board an aircraft […]

Cyclists urged to light up in Thirsk, Easingwold and Bedale

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From 1 October 2017 until spring 2018, officers will be proactively advising cyclists on the steps they can take to ensure they remain safe as they cycle. Speaking about the campaign PCSO Nigel Warby from the Thirsk local policing team said: “As the clocks go back and the nights get darker, it’s easy for cyclists […]