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Appeal following violent incident in Selby

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It happened on Flaxley Road, Selby, between the junctions with Tennant Street and Hempbridge Road, at around 6pm on Saturday 6 April 2019. Police and paramedics attended the scene and two men were arrested. Both had suffered head injuries and required hospital treatment. A further three men were arrested on 9 April 2019 in respect […]

Appeal following an incident of hate crime

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It happened at around 5.45pm on 27 February 2019 the victim, a woman in her twenties, was walking through the two sets of doors of the main entrance to the Pear Tree Farm restaurant, Monks Cross Drive, York. An unknown man, also going through the entrance doors, began to verbally abuse the victim in an […]

Cyclist who died following a collision with a parked car in York is named

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He was 51-year-old Colin Darren Marron from York. Mr Marron was taken to Leeds General Infirmary following the collision, but sadly died later the next day. An investigation is currently ongoing to determine the circumstances around the incident. Anyone who has any information or who witnessed the collision, but has not yet contacted police is […]

Appeal for witnesses to a serious assault on a man in Harrogate

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Ambulance services alerted police to the incident which took place at around 3.30am on Saturday 30 March 2019 at the Moko Lounge on Kings Road in Harrogate. A 26-year-old man from Oxfordshire was the victim of an assault which left him with facial injuries. He was taken to Harrogate District Hospital for treatment and later […]

North Yorkshire Police celebrate second anniversary of Project Servator

North Yorkshire Police celebrate second anniversary of Project Servator

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Project Servator is a policing tactic that aims to disrupt a range of criminal activity, including terrorism, while providing a reassuring presence for the public. Since its launch in York in April 2017, North Yorkshire Police has seen over 300 Project Servator deployments across York, Scarborough, Harrogate and Richmondshire. The approach relies on unpredictable and […]