It happened at around 3.15am on Wednesday 15 July when three suspects tried to gain entry through the rear patio doors to a house on Burnroyd Avenue in Crosshills. After a number unsuccessful attempts, and despite being disturbed by the victims who shouted at the suspects, the suspects broke the glass in the door to […]
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Although the county has one of the lowest rates of burglaries in the UK, sneak-in burglaries can increase during the summer months, as thieves gain access to properties through insecure doors and windows. According to the latest Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW), in incidents of domestic burglary where the offender has entered […]
It happened some time between 11pm on Sunday 5 July and 6am on Monday 6 July 2020 on St Leonard’s Crescent, Scarborough, when a garden shed was broken into and two mountain bikes (pictured) were stolen. One bike is described as an adult’s red and silver Voodoo mountain bike, with a red and black seat. The […]
Carl Robert Teasdale, 27, has been sentenced to eight years behind bars after attacking the 69 year-old man in his home at the end of last year. A court heard how Teasdale targeted the address in Potto, a small village near Stokesley, at around 9pm on 31 October 2019. The victim was home alone watching […]
Stephen Ambrose Woodall, 45, pleaded guilty to one count of burglary and one count of aggravated burglary with intent to steal in relation to the incident in Maplehurst Avenue in York on 29 May. At about 8am that morning, the victim, who had been at home alone, was woken by strange noises coming from downstairs […]
The burglary happened on Garnet Lane between about 6.30pm and 6.45pm on Thursday 25 June 2020. The victim was a woman in her 90s. Two men knocked on her door offering gardening work . While she was distracted, one went inside, carried out an untidy search, and took bank cards and cash. Police are appealing […]