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York residents urged to be vigilant after increase in burglaries

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North Yorkshire Police is warning York residents to be alert for any suspicious activity following a rise in daytime burglaries over recent weeks. Property in Huntington was targeted yesterday (2 November 2020) by offenders driving a dark coloured Audi A4 which had been seen earlier appearing to scout out  homes in Wigginton. Police are particularly […]

Appeal following farm burglaries in Yafforth area – can you help locate stolen tools, motorcycle and child’s quadbike?

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On Mounstall Lane, there was an attempted burglary at one farm and a second farm has had the following items stolen from a secure container: A Stihl chainsaw hedge trimmer leaf blower and strimmer in orange, black and grey a red Beta 250cc trials bike a yellow Suzuki Sport child’s quad bike There was also […]

Jewellery, watches and ‘Festival of Britain’ crown coin: Do any of these items recovered in Aberford Woods belong to you?

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The items include a number of watches, items of jewellery, a pair of GHD hair straighteners and ‘Festival of Britain’ crown coin They were handed to police after a member of the public found them inside an old pillowcase in Aberford Woods last week. Officers in North Yorkshire are appealing for any recent burglary victims […]

Seven high-value bikes stolen in four Settle burglaries overnight

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The burglaries occurred overnight between 16 and 17 of August 2020. The first occurred on Prospect Terrace when a shed was broken into a red mountain bike was stolen. The bike has since been recovered and returned to the victim. The second occurred on Austwick Close when offenders broke into a shed and stole two […]

Enquiries ongoing following 2 in 1 burglary in Harrogate

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Offenders broke into a home on Columbine Grove at around 3am and stole the victims’ silver Vauxhall Astra before crashing it into a wall on Bramham Drive and making off on foot. Enquiries are ongoing to locate those responsible. Anyone with information, including doorbell/dash-cam/CCTV footage, that can assist the investigation should email CIDHarrogate@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call […]