The incident happened at around 3pm today. A Roads Policing Group officer noticed the incident while patrolling the route, which has a high number of serious and fatal collisions. Fortunately, nobody was injuries and no other vehicles were involved.
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Daniel Martin, aged 22, from the Clifton area of the city, was sentenced at York Crown Court – sitting at Leeds Crown Court – on Wednesday (10 June 2020). He was also given a Sexual Harm Prevention Order for 10 years and placed on the sex offenders’ register for life. Martin had previously pleaded guilty […]
Four burglaries are reported to have taken place during the early hours of Saturday 13 June with offenders gaining entry to two garages and two sheds before leaving with items from inside. They are believed to have occurred between 1am and 3.30am. The first burglary was reported as taking place on Main Street, Little Smeaton […]
Just after 7pm on Thursday 11 June 2020, a resident in Ellerton, near Catterick, received a text alert from his quad bike tracker, stating the vehicle was moving. He spotted two men taking a quad bike out of a barn. As he approached them, the suspects ran off empty-handed. Damage had been caused to the […]
A member of the public in the Danby Wiske area, north of Northallerton, called police at 3.30am yesterday, Thursday 11 June 2020, having seen quad bikes drive past his house. Due to the suspicious circumstances, North Yorkshire Police officers attended immediately, including specialist roads policing officers with pursuit training. Just after 3.45am, one quad bike […]
The figures show the force has issued the highest number of fines in England to date, but more than 50 percent of them were issued to visitors rather than local people. Assistant Chief Constable Mike Walker, said: “The police’s overarching aim in the response to Covid-19 has been to keep people safe, to protect the […]