Perpetrators will often target the owners of high-value vehicles; ‘cruising’ around residential areas looking for opportunities to exploit their security and get to their keys. Whilst burglaries of this nature are uncommon in North Yorkshire, we have seen an increase in recent months, and it is important that vehicle and home owners take simple prevention […]
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Saturdays Saturdays, especially over the summer months, are one of the busiest times of the week for our team in the centre of York. To combat the increase in demand, we launched Op Erase to target anti-social behaviour during Saturday daytime and Op Safari, which runs on a Saturday night, to target the anti-social […]
With Scarborough gearing up for a busy summer ahead, here he provides an update on local policing activities in the area. Improving the quality of life for our residents and businesses Our Safer Neighbourhood Team, now known as the Community Impact Team, has been busy working hard to identify the issues which have the most […]
He has been on his Neighbourhood Policing team approximately three years but has a strong history in Neighbourhood Policing. With summer fast approaching, here he provides an update on local policing activities in the area. Burglary Although York Outer does not experience a high rate of burglary, this crime is something that is mentioned by […]
The role of women in the police service has evolved significantly in the country in last 100 years. The Women’s Police Service was founded in 1914 and a year later, the first female officer was given the power to arrest. By 1920, 43 police authorities in England and Wales were employing 238 women. It was […]
Stalking affects 1 in 5 women and 1 in 10 men across their lifetime; it is as prolific as domestic abuse and can lead to anxiety, depression, PTSD, and suicidal thoughts. In some case it can escalate to rape and murder. Stalking thrives on secrecy and so if people know they can help you […]