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Project Cracker – promoting safer York communities in time for Christmas

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Project Cracker will see officers and PCSOs working alongside teams of volunteers and partner agencies, calling on residents – young and old – in areas where there is a high proportion of older or vulnerable people. It will also see events such as property marking, fraud awareness sessions and police surgeries. Home visits will be […]

Coroner appeal to trace next of kin of 54-year-old Malton man

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Mr Gerald Scott lived on Wells Lane in Malton and died on Saturday 23 November 2019. His death is not being treated as suspicious. Anyone who has any information which would assist the Coroners Office trace Mr Scott’s next of kin is asked to contact them directly on 01609 643168.

Three youths arrested after police attend pub burglary in progress

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The incident happened at the Cross Keys Inn, Stillingfleet, at 11.30pm yesterday. North Yorkshire Police received reports of intruders in the premises, which was closed at the time, and officers attended immediately. They detained two 16-year-old boys and a 17-year-old boy at the address on suspicion of burglary. All three are currently in police custody […]

Police re-issue appeal for witnesses after collision near Harrogate has led to the death of a couple in their seventies

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The incident happened around 3.30pm on Wednesday 20 November 2019 on the Fountains Abbey Road between Bishop Thornton and Markington at the ‘Drover’s Crossroads’. It involved a yellow Fiat 500 which was travelling from Bishop Thornton towards Markington and a black VW Up which was travelling along Fountains Abbey Road from the direction of Ripley. […]