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“Remember we’re human beings too. Help us to help you as best we can.”

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I enjoy working in the FCR particularly when dealing with fast-paced, high-intensity calls as it gives me a real buzz and the atmosphere feels electric. I enjoy handling calls about different crimes and interrogating all of our different systems in order to identify trends or patterns in criminal activity within a specific area. When we’re […]

My story – PC Uzma Amireddy

My story – PC Uzma Amireddy

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I feel very privileged to be serving as a police constable for North Yorkshire Police where I am currently their Positive Action Coordinator. This force has given me a platform to make changes to the policing culture when it comes to inclusion and diversity, especially as I have experienced a number of issues relating to […]

Disrupting drug dealers and troublesome tenants: Inspector Martin Wedgwood reports on what his team are doing to tackle drug dealing and antisocial behaviour in Selby

Disrupting drug dealers and troublesome tenants: Inspector Martin Wedgwood reports on what his team are doing to tackle drug dealing and antisocial behaviour in Selby

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Over the past few months we have been working alongside Selby District Council to address issues raised by local people which has resulted in the repossession of four properties and the eviction of the respective tenants due to antisocial behaviour and criminal activity at the properties. As a result, suspected out-of-town drug dealers who were […]

An emotional and important ride in memory of fallen officers

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The ride went really well despite torrential rain which started at 11am on Saturday and did not stop until after we’d finished on Sunday. We didn’t let it dampen our spirits, only the seat of our cycling pants which felt like wet nappies… and there was a fair bit of wringing out my sodden socks […]