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Nepalese community support police in raising awareness of hate crime

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Members from the Catterick Nepalese community and Pandit Jyu very kindly offered their help to translate the web page, which provides information on hate crime, how to recognise it and how to make a report to the police. The page is already available in nine languages, ranging from Punjabi to Lithuanian and thanks to the […]

Man jailed after New Year’s assault on York police officers

Man jailed after New Year’s assault on York police officers

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Darren Robert Hamilton, 31, from Stockton-on-Tees, was sentenced to 36 weeks behind bars for assault, two counts of common assault and three counts of assaulting an emergency worker. North Yorkshire Police were called at 11.50pm on 31 December 2019 to a report of a man acting aggressively in a hotel on Station Road, York. Officers […]

Appeal following two vehicle collision in York

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The incident happened around 9.30pm on Wednesday 8 January 2020 on Burton Stone Lane, at the junction with Garth Terrace. A red Honda CBR 600 motorbike was travelling north on Burton Stone Lane toward Crichton Avenue and a silver Toyota Yaris was travelling south. The two vehicles collided head on at the junction with Garth […]

Police seize suspected poachers’ car thanks to rural patrols in North York Moors

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Rural patrols around Kildale, near Stokesley, located a vehicle and four men with dogs on land without permission, at about 1.15am today, 8 January 2020. Although three suspects ran off, police stopped a man in his 30s. He was reported for summons for hunting offences. In addition, their car, a Toyota Avensis, was seized for […]

Road reopened: police appeal for witnesses after serious collision near Huby

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It happened at around 1pm on Wednesday 8 January 2020 on the A658 between Castley Lane and Riffa Business Park. It involved a silver Honda Civic  which was travelling from Pool towards Harrogate and a green Mercedes HGV which was travelling along the A658 towards Pool. The driver of the Honda was admitted to Harrogate […]

Police investigate criminal damage spree in market town

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At around 10.15pm on New Year’s Eve, five windows were broken at Clarks Bakery, Long Street (incident ref 12190238610). Around half an hour later, a man was threatened by another man at the Horse Shoe, Long Street (incident ref 12190238649). Then, around 12.05am on New Year’s Day, a window was broken at the Tipsy Fox, […]