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 […]
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In this first post, Lucy charts her nerve-wracking journey from application to interview, and her first few weeks working alongside Talent and Resourcing colleagues. My name is Lucy, I’m 20, and the very first apprentice within the HR Department here at Headquarters. My role here is Resourcing Administrator. Previously I worked for a bus advertising […]
During 2018 it directly led to the arrest of 727 suspects across North Yorkshire and helped us safeguard 36 vulnerable people. And these are just the live-time incidents. It has assisted and contributed to countless other ongoing investigations or safeguarding matters. We use it to catch criminals, as a strategic crime prevention tool, and to […]
Is your car winter ready? Christmas is over but the worst of the winter weather could still be on its way – have you checked that your car is ready? Take this simple five-minute test to see if your vehicle is ready for cold conditions. Don’t leave it until it’s too late… northyorkshire.police.uk/fiveminutetest Beat the […]
Every day in the run-up to Christmas, a new window will ‘open’, revealing advice on a range of topics including drink and drug driving, personal safety, domestic abuse and keeping your home and property safe if you are going away. Using the #TisTheSeason hashtag members of public can follow the advent calendar, which runs from […]
When did you join North Yorkshire Police, and how long as you been on the Dog Support Unit? I joined North Yorkshire Police in 2007 as a PCSO based at Skipton. In 2013, I progressed onto being a response officer based at Scarborough and more recently Skipton. I joined the Dog Support Unit in March 2018. […]