We are deeply saddened to hear of the death of His Royal Highness Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh this morning (9 April 2021).
Chief Constable Lisa Winward said: “It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of His Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh.
“There is a sombre mood across the force today and on behalf of everyone at North Yorkshire Police, I send our deepest condolences to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family, at this very sad time.
“Flags at North Yorkshire Police’s premises will be flown at half-mast during the national period of mourning.”
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