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Three arrests after York pursuit

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North Yorkshire Police officers were on patrol in York in the early hours of this morning, when they became aware of a suspicious vehicle travelling along the A64 eastbound towards the city. At about 2.30am, they caught sight of a car matching the description on the B1224 near the roundabout with the A1237 outer ring […]

Witness appeal following an altercation in York

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It happened at about 1.30pm on Saturday 7 March 2020 when an altercation occurred between a man and a woman which resulted in the woman being taken to a local hospital by ambulance with minor injuries. Prior to this, it is believed that members of the public helped the woman at both West Bank Park […]

York: Appeal for witnesses following assault

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It happened on Danebury Drive, opposite the junction with Viking Road, at approximately 6.45pm on Tuesday (03/03/2020) and involved a young man being assaulted by an unknown adult man in a grey car. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information/cctv […]

Appeal following attempted robbery in York

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It happened at the parade of shops at Beagle Ridge Drive, Foxwood on Thursday 27  February 2020 at approximately 9.30pm and involved two males  who attempted to steal a handbag from a woman in her 50s. The woman bravely held on to her bag, and the suspects ran off without it. Officers are appealing to […]

Ex-police staff member jailed for four years for possessing and distributing indecent images of children and voyeurism

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Bradley Paul Smith, aged 36, from York, worked as a safety camera van operator with North Yorkshire Police until he was arrested on 6 February 2019 and suspended from duty. His employment with the force has been terminated. The arrest stemmed from information supplied to North Yorkshire Police by the National Crime Agency’s Child Exploitation […]