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Appeal for information following York road collision which left cyclist injured

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a road traffic collision which happened on Sunday 27 September 2020 in York. The incident occurred on Holmefield Lane off Heslington Lane, York between 3.10pm and 3.30pm in which a cyclist sustained minor injuries and was taken to hospital, later being released. No other details […]

Appeal following theft of two Triumph motorcycles from Harrogate – substantial reward on offer for information given to the police which results in safe return of both bikes

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It happened at an address on Firs Drive between 10pm and midnight on 19 August 2020. It is believed the motorcycles were taken and ridden away from the address and headed towards the Leeds area. The motorcycles had the number plates AV52KWS and WX56EKY, but these are likely to have been changed since. The picture […]

Appeal following Scarborough garage burglary

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It happened on Raleigh Street overnight on  Saturday 26 September into Sunday 27 September. In particular, officers are appealing for information from anyone who has seen anyone acting suspiciously in the area in the early hours of Sunday morning. Also anyone who may have noticed items missing from their garage or outbuildings. Anyone with information […]

Key witnesses sought for assault in Scarborough shop

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An unknown man punched the victim, a local man aged in his early 30s, and broke his nose. Two members of the public entered the store and witnessed the incident. Officers would like to speak with them or anyone else who can provide information regarding the incident. If you can help, please contact North Yorkshire […]

York: Appeal following suspected “road rage” and criminal damage incident involving elderly victim

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It occurred between 8.30am and 9am on Tuesday 22 September 2020 when the victim was driving his red Skoda Fabia car on the A1237 from Bishopthorpe towards Clifton Moor. The victim reported that a cream-coloured van, driven by a man, was driving behind him and got too close. When the victim braked to warn the […]