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Appeal following racially-aggravated incident in Cross Hills

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It happened at Morrison’s Petrol Station (Snax24), Station Road, Cross Hills, Keighley, at about 10pm on Saturday 16 March 2019. A man entered the store and exposed himself to staff before making racial comments toward the same member of staff. An arrest was made on the evening and the suspect has been released under investigation […]

Appeal following violent incident in Filey involving five females

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It happened outside The Buccaneer pub at 12.50am on Sunday 17 March 2019 and involved five females fighting We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Gemma Johnson. […]

Appeal following assault outside Sealife Centre in Scarborough

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It happened on the path just outside the Sealife Centre at around 3.30pm on Sunday 17 March 2019 and when a male assaulted a female by headbutting her. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information which may help identify the […]

Appeal for information following recent attempt handbag theft on Otley Road, Harrogate

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It happened at a bus stop on Otley Road opposite the junction with Beckwith Road at approximately 10.25am on Wednesday 13 March 2019 and involved a man attempting to take a woman’s handbag. The man was unsuccessful and the woman was able to keep hold of the bag. He then continued along Otley Road toward Harrogate. Officers are requesting the […]

Appeal for information following two burglaries at properties in Weeton

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Between 7.45pm on Monday 11 March 2019 and 8am Tuesday 12 March 2019, two burglaries occurred at properties on Weeton Lane in Weeton. A Silver Audi car registration number YA14NLL  was stolen from the driveway of one of the houses, along with an amount of cash and items of jewellery Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen anything suspicious in the […]

Appeal following an assault on a driver in Stokesley

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At around 5.30pm on Tuesday 26th February 2019 an assault took place at the side of  the A172 Thirsk Roam, as you enter Stokesley. The driver of a silver Vauxhall Vivaro was involved in a physical altercation with the driver of a Nissan Quashqai ,which left one of the men with head injuries. Police are appealing to motorists who may have […]