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Appeal following assault on East Road, Northallerton

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Police were called at 10:57am on Monday 20 January 2020 with a report of an assault which occurred outside Northallerton Grammar School on East road in Northallerton. The incident involved two women in their thirties. Officers attended and one of the women was assessed by Yorkshire Ambulance at the scene, later seeking advice from a […]

Appeal following burglaries in Tosside and Eldroth

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On Monday 27 January between 9.15am and 4.45pm, three burglaries took place in Tosside and Eldroth. A property on Longtons Lane, Tosside was entered by the offender (s) by smashing a rear window pane. The incident took place between 11.10am and 4.45pm and it is believed that no items were taken. Some time between 12.30pm […]

Appeal following Road Traffic Collision near Selby

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The incident happened on Hull Road, Hemingbrough, at 8.50am on 28 January 2020 and involved a beige Fiat 500 and a pedestrian. The pedestrian, a 20 year old man, sustained a head injury and was taken by air ambulance to Leeds General Infirmary. He is currently in a serious but stable condition. The stretch of […]

Witness appeal following sexual assault in York

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The incident happened at 2am on Sunday 12 January 2020, when the 20 year old victim was standing with her friend on Rougier Street, York. A man approached her from behind by who sexually assaulted her by touching. Officers are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident to come forward. In particular, we are appealing […]

Scooter burglars jailed for seven and a half years for a series of burglaries across Yorkshire

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Connor Walker, 21, from South Elmsall and Darryl Lynch, 18, Knottingley carried out the burglaries between 5 November and 8 November 8 2018.   During this time, they were responsible for several thousand pounds worth of damage to property and vehicles, stole cash, tools and significant amounts of jewellery from the victims some of which irreplaceable […]

Appeal following a road traffic collision in Eastfield

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It happened at 2.25pm on Tuesday 21 January 2020 and involved a blue Vauxhall Corsa and a pedestrian. The Vauxhall Corsa is believed to have collided with the pedestrian before leaving the scene. The pedestrian has suffered bruising and attended Scarborough Hospital but has since been discharged. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision […]