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Appeal following Scarborough garden assault

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Quarry Mount at around 3.20pm on Tuesday 6 February2018 when three men attacked another man in his garden, causing minor facial injuries. Officers are appealing to anyone who was in the Quarry Mount area of Scarborough on Tuesday afternoon and either witnessed the incident or has any other information, to contact them.   […]

Police team up with Aviva and cybercrime specialists to train volunteers

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The first group of 50 volunteers made up of Police Support Volunteers, Special Constables and Volunteer Police Cadets began training on 6 February 2018 to deliver vital crime prevention messages about online fraud, cold calling, dating scams, mass-marketing fraud, phishing and bank account and pension frauds. As cybercrime becomes a major threat to members of […]

“My particular situation is unusual as I returned to North Yorkshire Police which I always considered as my home force.”

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“My particular situation is unusual in that North Yorkshire Police is my first and third force which I have worked in. “My first stint was 1996-2010 followed by a six-year stint with North East Counter Terrorism Unit  before returning to North Yorkshire Police which I always considered as my home force. “During my time with […]

Appeal for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Scarborough

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The incident happened on Westborough, Scarborough near WH SMITHs between 12:30am – 01:30am on Saturday 20th January 2018, when a male has approached a group of people and assaulted a male within the group causing minor injuries to his face. The offender has then ran up Westborough towards Albemarle Crescent. The offender was described as […]

Update: Three charged and remanded in custody following Skipton burglary and cross border pursuit

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Original release: Three arrested following Skipton burglary and cross border pursuit Posted on 7 February 2018 at 12:37pm Three men have been arrested after breaking into a house in Threshfield, Skipton and stealing the homeowners Toyota Aygo Police were contacted at 2.55am Wednesday 7 February 2018 by the homeowner, reporting that he had been woken up […]