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Appeal for information following near-miss collision near Lebberston

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Officers are appealing for witnesses to a near-miss head-on collision involving two police vehicles and a blue Suzuki Swift. The two marked police vehicles were travelling from Scarborough to attend an incident in Filey along the A165 at around 12pm on Monday, 5 November. After the vehicles had passed the SPAR Petrol Station in Lebberston […]

Appeal following building site burglary at Scarborough TEC College

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It happened at the Filey Road location between the 3pm on 3 November and 7am on 5 November 2018. The suspects made off with electricity cable used in the ongoing building works at the site. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing […]

Witness appeal after teenager sexually assaulted on York bus

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It happened on a First York bus at 4.15pm on Friday 2 November 2018, and involved a 17-year-old girl being sexually assaulted, by being touched inappropriately, and comments of a racially abusive nature by an unknown male suspect. The bus journey went from Ousegate to Foxwood Lane in Acomb. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Appeal after chain saws stolen from Scarborough shop

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It happened at Dobson Garden Machinery between 1am and 3am in the early hours of 31 October 2018 and it is believed that two or three suspects in a white, light goods van were involved. Officers are asking anyone who has any information or saw any suspicious activity in the area in the early hours […]

Appeal to identify man in connection with a suspected voyeurism offence

Appeal to identify man in connection with a suspected voyeurism offence

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We are requesting the public’s assistance to help identify a man shown in the image, as police believe he holds information which will assist an investigation into a suspected voyeurism offence. He is described as being between 40 and 65 years-old, wearing spectacles and with grey hair. Anyone who can identify the man, or who has information […]