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Theft of cave rescue equipment

Theft of cave rescue equipment

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Following reports received over the weekend, CRO members went to check on a ‘highline’ traverse which the team has rigged in Kingsdale Master Cave, in preparation for any possible incident during the upcoming European Speleological Congress (EuroSpeleo 2016). The high line traverse enables safe access and exit in the event of a major flooding event […]

Witnesses for a fail to stop collision

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This collision happened on Belle Hill in Giggleswick at 15:15hrs on 3rd August 2016 and involved a silver vehicle colliding into a dark grey Ford Fiesta. The silver vehicle left the area and made no attempt to speak to the driver of the Fiesta. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us […]

Appeal following assault in Eastfield, Scarborough

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It happened on Braeburn/Lowfield, Eastfield at 4pm on 7 August 2016 when a 20-year-old woman was pushed by another woman, causing her to fall to the floor and sustain injuries, including a cut to her head. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Appeal for information about cycle theft in York City Centre

Appeal for information about cycle theft in York City Centre

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The incident took place outside Gibson’s Bar on Micklegate, York, between 9-9.30 pm on Monday 1st August 2016. The stolen bike is described as a Azonic Downhill DH3 9 speed mountain bike, valued at £5000.00. It has a full aluminium frame; Mavic D-Max yellow wheels; monster t-forks; Hope 4 Pot calliper brakes; nukeproof saddle; E13 […]

Appeal regarding criminal damage caused to cars on garage forecourt

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It happened at Skipton Volswagen, Skipton Road, at approx 10.00pm on Sunday 31 July 2016 and involved four secure unattended vehicles broken into and Sat Navs stolen from two of them. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing […]

Appeal regarding recent cycle theft in York City Centre

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The first appeal is to the owner of a cycle whose wheel was removed when it was locked up  at St Andrewgate cycle racks in York city centre overnight of Tuesday 2nd August to Wednesday 3rd August, to contact them. The second appeal is to the owner of a red and black Trek 4000 which has […]