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Appeal following assault at rear of Swarcliffe Road in Harrogate

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It happened on the private road at the rear of Swarcliffe Road prior to Wreaks Road at approximately 9am on Wednesday 14 November 2018 when a 15 year-old girl was assaulted. The suspect is described as being a man between 30 and 40 years old, approximately 5ft 9ins tall with scruffy blonde hair, wearing a […]

Appeal following burglary at Hampsthwaite

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It occurred between Wednesday 31 October to Thursday 1 November 2018. The only item of property taken from the house was a Raymond Weil wristwatch. 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, […]

Appeal following attempted burglary in Crosshills

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It happened at Heathcote Antiques, Skipton Road, Crosshills between 12.09am and 12.11am on Friday 9 November 2018. The offenders used a large boulder to smash a window in an attempt to gain entry. No entry was made and the offenders made off on a scooter or moped. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]

Appeal Following Attempted Burglary in Barlow

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It happened on Laburnum Court, Barlow between 10:10am and 2:10pm on Wednesday 7th November 2018 when the offender/s attempted to gain entry to the property via the front door, damaging the door and door frame. It is also believed that the suspects attempted to break in at the rear of the property as well, but thankfully […]

Appeal following house burglary in Skipton

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The burglary occurred at a residential property on Jubilee Close between 4.35pm and 7.40pm on Wednesday 7 of November 2018 when the offender/s broke in by breaking the lock of the rear door. Officers are appealing for information, in particular, about a suspicious silver car that was sighted on Jubilee Close at approx. 1pm earlier that […]

Appeal following burglary in Scarborough

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It happened at Northstead Flats Scarborough between 11am 12pm on 30 October 2018, when a mobile phone and a toy drone were stolen from the address. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about a suspect seen in the area […]