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Police issue fresh appeal for Sonny Ferry’s wallet as his family release a tribute

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The body of 19 year-old Sonny Ferry (pictured) from Rutland in the East Midlands was recovered at around 12pm on Sunday 14 April following reports that a person had fallen into the river in York. Following his death, enquires revealed that Mr Ferry’s bank card was used a number of times between 4.22am and 6.10am […]

Thieves cut a hole in the wall to steal £117,000 of juicers

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It happened on Harrier Court, Elvington between 5pm on Thursday (18 July 2019) and 8.45am on Friday (19 July). Thieves removed the cladding to the industrial unit, making a hole in the wall to gain entry to the warehouse. After going inside, they stole a large number of juicers. Police are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Appeal after serious collision involving car and motorcycle on A19 south of York

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At about 1.45pm on 17 July 2019, a collision occurred between Deighton and Crockey Hill. It involved a red Ford Fiesta and a black Piaggio motorcycle. The motorcyclist, a 17-year-old, received serious injuries. An off-duty officer was one of the first to arrive at the scene, and provided medical care until the emergency services arrived. […]

North Yorkshire Police’s Control Room welcomes the army as they prepare for Afghanistan

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With the FCR being the first touch point for the vast majority of the incidents the force deal with, Control Room staff are trained to expect the unexpected and to be ready to deal with any situation which may arise. That’s why, when colleagues from the Army asked if they could visit the force’s control […]

Vehicle tampered with

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It happened between Friday 12 July and Monday 15 July 2019 while the blue BMX X1 estate was parked at the junction of  Oldman Court and Doherty Walk. Someone tampered with the car’s brake cables, rendering it inoperable and putting the user of the vehicle at risk. We are requesting the public’s help to establish […]