Perpetrators will often target the owners of high-value vehicles; ‘cruising’ around residential areas looking for opportunities to exploit their security and get to their keys. Whilst burglaries of this nature are uncommon in North Yorkshire, it is important that vehicle and home owners take simple prevention methods to deter potential thieves. The more difficult you make […]
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Joan Garbutt, 59, from Bedale, withdrew and transferred vast sums of money from her victim’s bank account after posing as a friend and carer. The offences came to light after the death of the elderly woman, who granted Garbutt access to her account so she could help manage her finances. Garbutt stole a total of […]
It happened on the evening of Thursday 31 October 2019 when a 15-year-old boy sustained serious cuts to his head. It is believed some of the guests had travelled to the party from the Scarborough and York area. Officers are appealing to anyone who was present at the party, held at a house on Walton […]
I have been lucky enough to have the opportunity to work in a real variety of roles in North Yorkshire Police, working closely with my community in neighbourhood policing, working in the Force Control Room, planning and advising for public order events, working on projects that make a real difference to the way we help […]
It happened at around 6.42am on Friday 1 November 2019 and involved three vehicles – a silver Kia Rio, a black Lexus IS and a petrol tanker. The petrol tanker and Kia Rio were travelling in the direction towards Whitby and the Lexus was traveling towards Guisborough. One person sadly died at the scene. The […]
Rommel Morgan, 24, of Ilbert Avenue, Bradford, was arrested in February by officers from North Yorkshire Police’s Operation Expedite team – the force’s proactive “county lines” team. While patrolling in plain clothes in the Woodfield Road area, officers spotted Morgan who was seen to meet up with a couple and exchange items. As the three […]