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Appeal following Strensall burglary

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It happened on The Willows between 4pm and 5pm on Sunday 23 June when a group of three or four men who had their faces covered were seen leaving the property and driving off in a blue Volkswagen Golf R at speed. Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident including anyone who can help […]

Appeal following road traffic collision in York

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It happened on University Road at the roundabout with Innovation Road at around 8.50am on Tuesday 25 June 2019 and involved a silver Hyundai vehicle colliding with a 58-year-old woman on a pedal cycle. The cyclist was crossing the roundabout heading towards Heslington and the driver of the car was turning right to go up […]

Appeal following recent assault

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It happened on Kingfisher Drive at 7.30pm on 23 June 2019 and involved a man being thrown from his motorbike after a car hit the bike’s rear wheel. The rider of the motorbike sustained minor injuries. The stretch of road was closed for two hours while officers investigated the scene and to allow the vehicles […]

Appeal for any information regarding a knife point robbery

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It happened in fields next to Kingsley Drive between 7pm and 7.30pm on Saturday 22 June 2019. The victim was approached by four males with their faces covered, who threatened the victim with knives while taking several items of property. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Appeal following an assault in York city centre

Appeal following an assault in York city centre

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It happened at the Westgate apartments at 7.40am on Saturday 26 April 2019 and involved a man being assaulted by another man inside the building. The attacker then left the scene via the rear of the building. The victim was left with a number of cuts and grazes to his face as a result of […]