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Appeal following recent burglary in Hawes

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It happened at Dales Play on Gayle Lane, Hawes at 2.40am on Friday (6 April) and involved offenders forcing entry to the building by smashing a pane of glass on the front door. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident and if anyone or vehicles were in […]

Man assaulted in Scalby, Scarborough

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It happened on a public footpath near the sports field on The Green, Scalby at 5.45pm on Friday (5 April). The victim, a man in his 40s, was walking down the footpath when he was assaulted by an unknown person from behind, sustaining minor injuries to the rear of his head. We are requesting the […]

Taxi driver assaulted in Richmond

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It happened on Newbiggin at 2.15am on Monday, 1 April and involved a taxi driver being assaulted. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from anyone who witnessed the incident and the people involved. Anyone with information that could assist […]

Appeal after pregnant sheep shot and killed

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It happened between 10pm on Monday 1 April 2019 and around 10am the following day. The sheep was in a field with the rest of its flock near to an area known as Acraplatts. Sadly the sheep, who was pregnant at the time, has died from her injuries along with her lambs. Police are investigating the incident […]

Appeal following an assault on a man in his fifties in Scarborough

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It happened on Victoria Road at the junction of Westborough at around 9pm on Sunday 24 March 2019. A man in his fifties witnessed an altercation talking place across Victoria Road between a man in his twenties and a woman. The younger man involved in the altercation then crossed the road and assaulted the older […]