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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 […]

Tackling anti-social street drinking,beauty spot theft and other priorities in Knaresborough, Masham, Pateley Bridge and surrounding areas

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Improving the quality of life in the community The issue of anti-social street drinking around Ripon bus station has again begun to rear its head.  I have issued a number of Dispersal Authorities under Section 35 of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 which has empowered my officers and PCSOs to direct individual […]