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Appeal following thefts from motor vehicles in Skipton and Malham

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The first incident happened on Cavendish Street in Skipton between 1.30 and 2pm on Thursday 22 February 2018. It involved male suspects breaking into a white Peugeot Partner van and stealing power tools. The second incident happened outside Beck Hall in Malham at approximately 2.20pm on the same date. It again involved male suspects breaking […]

UPDATED: Beloved family dogs found and four arrested following Huby (Harrogate) burglary

UPDATED: Beloved family dogs found and four arrested following Huby (Harrogate) burglary

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The arrested people include a woman and four men, three have been released while under investigation and one is in police custody for questioning. The arrested people include: a woman aged 30 from Bradford a man aged 26 from Bingley a man aged 28 from Shipley a man aged 26 from Bradford (currently in custody for […]

Appeal following a recent assault in Selby

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It happened near The Griffin public house on Micklegate, Selby between approximately 3am to 3.30am  on Sunday 18 February 2018 and involved a 20 year old man being assaulted by a number of unknown men. The victim sustained facial injuries caused by being punched and kicked. He was taken by ambulance to York District Hospital […]

Appeal following thefts of fuel from vehicles in Selby

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Both thefts happened on the A63 between Selby swing bridge and the A1041/A63 roundabout.between approximately 7pm Tuesday 20 February and 5.30am on Wednesday 21 February 2018. A large quantity of fuel was stolen from two lorries parked in the lay-by at the side of the A63. It is believed the offenders accessed the lay-by by […]

Witness appeal after large advertisement trailer set on fire in Ripon

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The incident occurred on Harrogate Road between 3.20am and 3.25am on Saturday (17 February 2018). If you have any information as to who is responsible or if you saw the incident personally, please call North Yorkshire Police  on 101, option 2, and ask for Michael Spittlehouse. Or email michael.spittlehouse@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111. Please quote reference number 12180027888 […]

Appeal following assault in Scarborough

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It happened on Stepney Road at approximately 11am on Monday 19 February 2018. The victim sustained a cut to the back of his neck which required hospital treatment. The suspect’s identity is currently unknown and efforts are ongoing to trace him. He is described as white, around 5ft in height and 17 to 18 years old. He […]