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Can you help officers investigating an altercation in Skipton?

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The incident occurred at around 5pm on Friday, 7 April on Broughton Road between the railway station and ambulance depot. Two men received facial injuries and were taken to hospital for treatment. Officers are asking for anyone who witnessed the incident or the events surrounding it to contact them with information. Those arrested, who are […]

Did you witness an assault in Scarborough?

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Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident which involved a number of people and resulted in a 59-year-old man receiving 16 stitches to facial injuries. In particular officers are keen to identify three men who were all wearing blue jumpers and dark trousers, this could possibly be work attire. One of the men […]

CCTV appeal following shop theft in Haxby

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At 10.30am on Saturday 18 March 2017, a man and woman entered Boots Chemist in Haxby, York. They took a number of items totaling to the the value of £658.45 before leaving without offering to pay for them. Anyone who recognises the man or woman, or who has any information which could assist the investigation is […]

Appeal for witnesses following burglary in Northallerton

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It occurred sometime between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Tuesday 11 April 2017 and involved the suspects forcing entry to a secure stable at the rear of a premises before leaving with a number of power tools. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information […]

North Yorkshire Police launch Project Servator to target criminals ranging from pickpockets to terrorists

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The tactic, known as Project Servator, sees the deployment of both highly visible and covert police officers and staff alongside other resources such as dogs, firearms, ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) and CCTV cameras in busy town and centres and at large events. Following the launch, the initiative will enhance the force’s existing crime prevention […]