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I enjoy working in the FCR particularly when dealing with fast-paced, high-intensity calls as it gives me a real buzz and the atmosphere feels electric. I enjoy handling calls about different crimes and interrogating all of our different systems in order to identify trends or patterns in criminal activity within a specific area. When we’re […]

CCTV appeal after alcohol theft in York

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It happened at Sainsbury’s on Monks Cross Retail Park. A man on a mobility scooter was pictured in the drink aisle of the shop when the spirits were stolen. Police want to trace him in connection with their enquiries. The incident happened on 5 August and police have carried out a number of enquiries since […]

Woman’s body recovered on Staithes coast

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Officers attended and Lifeboat crews recovered a woman’s body at around 2pm. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene and her body was taken to a nearby hospital. Enquiries are ongoing to formally identify her and her death is not being treated as suspicious.  

Urgent appeal to find missing Harrogate woman last seen in February

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51 year-old Susan Howells (pictured)  was last seen at her home address in Harrogate in February 2019. Officers are growing increasingly concerned for Susan’s welfare and are appealing the public for information as to her whereabouts. Susan is described as 5ft 7ins tall of slim build with long dark hair and green eyes.  She has […]