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Cyclist in fatal collision in the Dales

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The incident happened around 4.20pm yesterday (Wednesday 22 April). It involved a single pedal cyclist who was travelling from Pateley Bridge towards Grassington. The 66-year-old man sadly was pronounced dead at the scene. The road was closed for a number of hours while police examined the scene. We are appealing for witnesses or anyone who […]

Jewellery and computers stolen in village burglary

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It occurred between 23 March and 27 March 2020. Thieves broke into the house and stole jewellery and laptops. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspect vehicles or unknown persons in the area around this time . […]

Appeal following a fire at The Lamb and Flag in Ripon.

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It happened  at approximately 12.50am on Monday 2 March 2020. It is still unclear how the fire has started but there were people in the vicinity at the time who might have information that could assist with the investigation. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone […]

Four year prison sentence for Harrogate child abuser

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Paul John Geagan, aged 52, was sentenced at York Crown Court on Tuesday (25 February 2020) having previously pleading guilty to sexual assault by touching which occurred in 2015. He also admitted to possessing GBL, a controlled Class C drug, and possessing 1,193 extreme pornographic images involving bestiality. Gaegan was arrested by North Yorkshire Police’s […]

Watch: Moment police catch Bradford burglars hiding up a tree

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Around twenty officers were involved in the chase for Abraham Fox, 28, Ross Sutcliffe, 29, and 48 year-old William Lowther who sped off sped off after catching the attention of police in a ‘suspicious looking’ stolen vehicle in the early hours of Wednesday 15 January. It came just 20 minutes after they had burgled the […]