Officers are renewing their appeal for information on missing trainee teacher Nicholas Harper who was last seen over a week ago. On Thursday, 7 February Nicholas left his home address and was believed to have been heading to his work placement but did not arrive. His car was later found at Cowhouse Wood, Helmsley and […]
Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.
Burglars are specifically targeting properties where high-performance cars, such as BMWs, Audis and Mercedes, are on the driveway and breaking in, with the sole intention of stealing the car keys and taking the car. The most recent incident took place at around 1am this morning (Tuesday 12 February 2019) at a property in Sutton-in-Craven. Three masked men […]
The man, aged in his forties, was arrested in Ripon on the night of Sunday 10 February 2019 after information was passed on to the police. He was remanded in custody to appear at York Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 12 February 2019. Updated: 3pm 12 February 2019 Following the first hearing at York Magistrates’ Court […]
Warren Richard Lill was almost three times over the legal limit when he was arrested. He drove his Peugeot 307 through roadworks on the A64 near Malton before colliding with a construction vehicle. The 42-year-old initially got out of his car, which was badly damaged, but he drove away from the scene just before police […]
Michael Twizell was sentenced by a judge to three months in prison and fined £1,500 for perverting the course of justice. The 58-year-old was driving a BMW 3-series on the A658 near Harrogate when he passed a police safety camera van last February. The camera operator detected an error code on the equipment, which led […]
The action follows a series of suspicious cold-calling incidents in the district, in which elderly and vulnerable residents have been callously targeted. Officers are also urging residents to do their bit by making friends, family and neighbours aware of the dangers. At about 2pm on Tuesday 22 January 2019, a man attended a property in […]