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Missing 15 year-old York girl found safe and well

Posted on in Local appeals

Original appeal: North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information relating to the disappearance of a young female by the name of Miss Jane Jira Ashton who is 15 years of age. Miss Ashton has been reported missing by concerned family members. She was last seen at a her home address within the Scarcroft Road area […]

It’s all kicking off in York

Posted on in Good News, News stories

North Yorkshire Police has organised a 7-a-side football tournament for two age groups (13-14 and 15-16) to be held at York Sports Village on 12 April 2020. The winners will go on to compete in the national finals in London on 28 June 2020. Mixed gender and girls only teams are welcome to take part. […]

Appeal following an incident in Brough with St Giles

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Catterick Road at around 1.20pm on Monday 10 February 2020 whereby an altercation occurred between three men. We are appealing for information from any eyewitnesses to establish the full circumstances of the incident. Were you driving or walking on Catterick Road, Brough with St Giles near to the mini roundabout and LIDL? […]

URGENT: Appeal to find missing Malton man

Posted on in Missing people, News stories

North Yorkshire Police is appealing urgently for the public’s help to locate 66 year old, Anthony Lane who has gone missing from his home address in the Castlegate area of Malton and is now believed to be in the Liverpool area. Anthony, also known as Tony, was last seen on CCTV at Malton Train Station […]

York: CCTV appeal into disturbance at CeX electrical goods store

Posted on in CCTV appeals

The man caused a disturbance inside the store at about 4pm, and returned at 5.30pm when a bottle was thrown through the door towards staff members. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man in the image as they believe they will have information that will help […]

Partnership approach in Hambleton to tackle fly tipping

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Inspector Sarah Sanderson, of Hambleton Neighbourhood Policing team, said: “Under Operation Clean, North Yorkshire Police and Hambleton District Council combined can target the problem together rather than just the council. “The police have the technology and systems to help identify the offenders so that the council can seek a prosecution. This is a sharper joined-up […]