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Theft of razors from Skipton town centre store

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On 23 September 2016, two men entered the Savers store on Skipton High Street and whilst one man distracted staff with questions, the other helped himself to razors from the display before leaving the store without making any attempt to pay for the items. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances […]

Appeal following burglary at Hettie’s Cafe Bistro in Skipton

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It happened at Hettie’s Cafe Bistro, High Street, Skipton between 4.45pm on 9 October 2016 to 8.10am on 10 October 2016. Offender/s have forced entry into the premises and stolen a number of items. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, […]

Appeal following assault of a 12-year-old boy in Pickering

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  The incident happened on Potter Hill at 3.40pm on Thursday 6 October 2016 and involved a 12-year-old boy from Pickering being assaulted by a man thought to be in his 40’s, who was  sitting on the bench on Potter Hill just before the incident. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]

Appeal for witnesses following antisocial behaviour in Scarborough

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The incident happened on Oxcliff/Wreyfield Drive around 3.15pm Wednesday 5 October 2016 and involved a man shouting and making threats towards the victim who was walking their dogs. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from […]