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Appeal for witnesses to a recent indecent exposure

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened between Nando’s and Wagamamas between 10.30pm and 11.45pm on 22 August 2019 and involved a white man exposing himself to the public. A 24-year-old man was subsequently arrested and has been released under investigation pending further enquires. We are requesting the public’s help to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, […]

Appeal following burglary in the Harrogate area

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident occurred on Avenue Terrace, Starbeck at around 11.40am and involved a man entering an insecure property before taking a handbag belonging to the victim, who was present at the time. We are asking for the public’s help to establish the suspect’s identity and possible movements after the offence. The suspect was described as […]

Traffic officers appeal for dashcam or CCTV footage after driver arrested in pursuit

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The driver failed to stop and led police on a pursuit that lasted several miles, starting in Forest Lane in Harrogate and ended in Long Marston. It also passed along the A661 and A658 before going through the villages of Little Ribston, Cowthorpe and Tockwith. Police believe the driver mounted the pavement a collided with […]

Appeal after jewellery stolen from Harrogate home

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Hornbeam Crescent on the night of  Saturday 17 August  between 9.30pm and 10pm when the offender(s) entered the victim’s home, made a search of their bedrooms and took a large amount of jewellery. Officers are appealing to anyone who saw any suspicious activity, people or vehicles in Hornbeam Crescent on Saturday night […]

Officers investigate Harrogate burglary

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The burglary happened on Almsford Road at some time between 9am and 5pm on Monday 5August 2019. A home was entered and a number of items were taken. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from anybody who saw any […]