They are trying to reach younger riders to educate them about how to stay safe and legal – and warn them of the consequences if they break the law. It’s part of Operation Confiscate, which was launched in response to residents’ complaints about antisocial motorcycle riders in York. Police Community Support Officers will be visiting […]
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York is an extremely safe place to visit, attracting business and leisure travellers from around the world. Now local police officers are working with Safer York and the city’s hospitality industry to help keep all visitors safe, including those who might be vulnerable or at risk. Under ‘Project Grace’, led by York Neighbourhood Policing officers, […]
Everyone will have seen a headline at some point about an offender who has gone on to commit offences despite previously being known to the authorities. But what you rarely hear about are those who don’t reoffend or are caught early due to the work of everyone involved in MAPPA. While we cannot eliminate all […]
Officers want to speak to him in connection with an investigation into a fire at a property in Melbourne Street, York on 6 July 2018. Extensive enquiries have been carried out to find Mr Townsend, who also has connections to Leeds, but he remains outstanding. Anyone who has seen him or knows where he is […]
Mr Barker is wanted for failing to attend York Magistrates Court on charges of theft and burglary and a warrant has been issued by the court for his arrest. Anyone who has seen Mr Barker or knows where he is now, is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, and pass information to the […]
Mr Dancer, 33, from Doncaster, was jailed for 22 months in August 2017 for assault and released on licence in June 2018. He has since breached the terms of his licence and is now wanted for recall to prison. It is believed that Mr Dancer could be in York, Doncaster or London. Anyone who believes […]