It comes after the initial auction of items from our former headquarters Newby Wiske – scheduled for in November – was put on hold after feedback from retired officers. Recent press reports have stated that items have not been offered to museums. This is totally incorrect. A number of museums have been consulted and have […]
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On Sunday 21 January, officers from the city’s Neighbourhood Policing Team will be offering free security marking for bikes, electronics and other valuable items. The service will be available from 1pm to 3pm on Parliament Street, at the cycle rack outside Marks & Spencer. Every year, officers recover hundreds of thousands of pounds worth of […]
A man believed to be Peter Lester, aged 74, was found deceased at his home in the Acomb area of York on Monday 8 January 2018. The death is not being treated as suspicious. Police enquiries have so far been unable to locate the man’s next of kin to assist with his formal identification. York […]
North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a road traffic collision on Tadcaster road in York.
Elizabeth Jowitt has been found safe and well in York.
A woman in her 60s was attacked in York on Tuesday, 2 January. Detectives have today renewed their appeal for information as further details of the suspect have come to light. He is described as around 5ft 9ins or 5ft 10ins tall and of thin build, with dark hair and a dark, olive complexion. He […]
In the first incident, a woman’s handbag containing £300 was stolen and a further £200 was taken from her bank accounts. She had just withdrawn cash from Santander on High Ousegate. She hung her bag containing the cash on her walking aid as she shopped in Marks and Spencer on Parliament Street. Police believe it was […]