It happened at the Harrogate Pine Woods near Crag Lane, behind Harlow Carr Gardens, at about 4pm yesterday. The man police are searching for is white, around 6ft tall and slim. He was wearing a blue hat and footwear. Anyone who saw a man matching his description in the area at the time, or has […]
Home > News
Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.
A total of 221 bladed weapons have been removed from the streets of North Yorkshire following a national week of action aimed at reducing knife crime. Although levels of knife crime are low in our county taking part in the campaign, which ran from Monday, 17 September until Sunday, 23 September, helped keep North Yorkshire […]
County lines is a form of organised crime where criminals based in larger towns and cities exploit children, young people and vulnerable adults by grooming them and forcing them to sell or transport drugs to smaller towns on their behalf. It takes its name from the phone lines used to communicate between the dealers and […]
David William Connor of Green Lane, Wetherby, who pleaded guilty to two charges of fraud at an earlier hearing, befriended the 88-year-old widower and over a period of 16 months defrauded him out of £18,450. A family friend raised the alarm, after the victim found himself in financial hardship following the purchase of a campervan […]
It happened at the Subway shop on Pavement in York at around 7.15pm on 1 October 2018 when a man entered the store and ordered a sandwich, when asked to pay the man has lowered his trousers and exposed his penis to the member of staff. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if […]
At about 10pm on Wednesday 3 October 2018, two PCSOs from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce saw two vehicles being driven suspiciously in the Blakey Ridge area, north of Kirkbymoorside. The PCSOs called in further police units, and both vehicles were stopped. One, a silver Mitsubishi Shogun, was seized for having no tax. The other, […]