Many people think slavery is a thing of the past. Very sadly, they’d be wrong, as modern slavery is happening right now, all over the UK, including here in North Yorkshire. Modern slavery is thought to be one of the most lucrative forms of organised crime, with the International Labour Organisation estimating its global annual […]
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Some time between the afternoon of Friday 21 June, and the morning of Sunday 23 June 2019, a compound in a layby at Dalton on Tees, just off the A167 Darlington to Northallerton road, was broken into. Suspects cut a lock and chain from the compound gates to gain entry, and stole a low loader […]
As part of the week of action, we’re looking behind the scenes and seeing what the roles of those who work at the very forefront of safeguarding involves. Today’s blog comes from Rebecca Cobby, who works as a Domestic Abuse Coordinator here at North Yorkshire Police: “My day starts with a review of the domestic […]
Kerry White, aged 35, from Scarborough (pictured) posted a video to her Facebook page of her filming a young child whilst she was driving, York Crown Court heard. You can watch the video here. The footage was filmed by Miss White on her mobile phone whilst she was driving on Woodland Ravine and Manor Road […]
Each day throughout the week, North Yorkshire Police will be shining the light on different forms of abuse and supporting the key message, that “safeguarding is everyone’s business” highlighting the responsibility we all have to safeguard our families, friends and neighbours. Today, the force is looking at domestic abuse and how to recognise and report […]
The victim, a 31-year-old local woman, was walking along Pavilion Terrace at 5pm on Saturday 22 June 2019, near to the Rice and Spice restaurant, when she was struck by a glass bottle. The bottle struck the woman on the forehead, leaving her with a deep laceration. She was taken to Scarborough District Hospital for […]