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Appeal following series of burglaries in Harrogate

Appeal following series of burglaries in Harrogate

Posted on in Local appeals

They occurred on 30 November 2018 between midday and 3pm. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish if anyone witnessed suspicious activity in these areas at the time of the incidents. In particular, we are appealing for information about stolen items, in particular two Festival of Britain 1951 silver coins, which were taken […]

North Yorkshire Police to run ‘Stay Safe Friday’ tweetathon

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Between 12pm Friday 21 December to 6am Saturday 22 December 2018, the Corporate Communications Team will be sharing information about every incident called into police, to give the public an insight in to the types of incidents that police deal with on the last Friday before Christmas – also known as ‘Black eye Friday’. Brief […]

Appeal for witnesses following 2-in-1 burglary in Scarborough

Appeal for witnesses following 2-in-1 burglary in Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at a property on Nelson Street between 2am and 6:30am on Wednesday 12 December 2018 when a residential property was entered and the car keys stolen. The offender(s) then drove off in the victim’s black BMW 3 series car that was parked outside the address. It was later recovered in the South Cliff […]

Appeal for information following altercation in Selby

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It happened both inside and outside the Boy and Barrel Hotel, Woodville Terrace, Selby at approximately 9.40 pm on Saturday 15 December 2018 involving a man and a woman. A 33 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assault and has been released on bail pending further enquiries. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish […]

Drug driver to spend Christmas in jail after he posed a “severe risk to the public”

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Oliver James Rutter, of Grantley Drive, Harrogate, has been jailed for 10 weeks after being convicted of a string of motoring offences. Police stopped a Ford Fiesta driven by the 28-year-old on August 21 this year. After making enquiries, officers charged him with drug driving and driving without insurance or an appropriate licence. On 28 […]