• Keep calm: The most important thing you can do is to stay calm so you can properly assess the situation. Don’t spin your tyres, it will only dig your vehicle in deeper. • Clear space around the car: If you’re not putting yourself or other road users in danger, get out and try to […]
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Just a quick knock at their door to ask if they need any shopping or clearing snow and sprinkling salt on their driveway could help avoid weather related injuries or accidents. Even just popping in for a chat and a cup of tea can make a real difference on days like today. Anyone who is […]
Make sure your windscreen is cleared inside and out. Clear snow from the roof as it can slide onto the windscreen and block your vision or fall into the path of oncoming traffic. Clean your lights, front and back, and check that they are working. Check your fuel levels and make sure you have enough […]
North Yorkshire is one of the safest places in England… and one of the most beautiful. We reckon a sprinkling of the white stuff makes it look even better! Here are some of our favourite snow pics and videos. Snow patrol – we’re on duty 24/7, working to keep you safe, in even the most […]
Ford Granada MkII We brought a little bit of The Sweeney to North Yorkshire with this Ford Granada. Wearing the chief constable’s former AJ1 numberplate, it’s pictured looking after the Pope during a visit to York in the early 1980s. Ford Fiesta MkII Once a really common site on our roads… but when did […]
“Isla’s a three-year-old Springer Spaniel and was gifted to North Yorkshire Police two years ago. “She joined me 18 months ago and now lives in the Selby District with PD Dixon and the rest of our family. “Her initial training took seven weeks and she specialises in explosive detection. “I’m most proud of her when […]