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Appeal following dog attack near Selby

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It happened at Brayton Barff at approximately 4.45pm on Wednesday 20 June 2018 and involved a tan coloured large, solid-build Bull Mastiff/Staffordshire terrier type dog. The dog was not on a lead. The dog attacked a Jack Russell which was on a lead with its owner. The dog also bit the hand of the Jack […]

Appeal following collision near Harrogate

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It happened between 11pm and 11.15pm on Friday 22 June 2018 and involved a silver/grey Peugeot hatchback containing three men from the Bradford area and a white/silver vehicle that failed to stop at the incident. All three occupants from the Peugeot received injuries and were taken via ambulance to Harrogate Hospital. We are appealing for witnesses […]

Witness appeal following hate related incident in Acomb

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Officers are appealing for information and witnesses following a hate related public order crime. The incident occurred at Morrisons on Front Street, Acomb when a man was subjected to threatening and racially abusive language. The offence occurred at around 3pm on Wednesday, 20 June. Anyone with information which could assist the investigation is urged to […]

Business premises burgled in Thornton-le-Dale

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It happened between 8pm on 16 June 2018 and 8am on 17 June. Offender(s) unknown smashed a window at the front of the premises and stole a small quantity of property from a display shelf before making off unseen and unheard. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Appeal for information after motorcyclist suffers serious injuries following incident on the B6451

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North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information following a serious collision. The incident occurred at around 9.20am on Wednesday, 13 June on the B6451 at Dacre Carr near to Menwith Hill and involved a black Suzuki motorcycle. The rider received serious injuries and was taken to Leeds General Hospital by the air ambulance. The road […]

Witnesses sought following assault in York

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information following an assault which occurred on Blue Bridge Lane in York. The incident occurred at around 5pm on Wednesday, 13 June and is believed to have involved a woman in her 40s and a man in his 30s. Officers need to ascertain the full circumstances surrounding the incident […]