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Appeal for information after Harrogate camera shop burgled

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At some point in the  early hours of Monday 23 April 2018 the shop was targeted by thieves, who cut the shutter to gain entry. A number of items were stolen before thieves left the scene. Police would like to speak with anyone who was in the area of Beulah Street, who witnessed anything suspicious, […]

Appeal following Harrogate burglary

Appeal following Harrogate burglary

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It happened at Auto Discounts on Regent Parade between 17:30 hours on 19th April and 07:00 hours on 20th April and involved the front window of the store being smashed and a push bike stolen from the window display. The push bike is described as a Raleigh Helion 2.0 Mens mountain bike in blue, with […]

Police pursuit ends in arrest for Harrogate vehicle thefts suspect

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On Wednesday 18 April, at around 8.10pm, a grey X-Type Jaguar failed to stop for two marked police vehicles in Ripon. The Jaguar drove through Ripon and headed towards Harrogate on the A61. Officers deployed a stinger device on the road, the car was brought to a stop, and the driver was arrested at 8.20pm. […]

Brave members of the public praised after disarming Harrogate social club attacker

Brave members of the public praised after disarming Harrogate social club attacker

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On 25 February 2018, Malcolm Paul Johnson assaulted a customer in a social club on East Parade, Harrogate. He left, but later returned carrying an imitation firearm (an air pistol) and a machete. A number of members of the public having a drink at the bar intervened and disarmed him, eventually managing to get him […]

Harrogate district police pursuit: Drunk and dangerous driver jailed for 18 months

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Christopher Lawrence Newton, 22, of South Street, Scarborough, appeared at York Crown Court today (Friday 13 April 2018) where he was sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment after earlier pleading guilty to dangerous driving, drink driving, driving without a licence, driving without insurance and aggravated vehicle taking. He has also been handed an 18 month driving […]

Police appeal to find grey Jaguar X-Type following theft from vans in Harrogate

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Since Sunday 8 April 2018, there has been a further 14 incidents reported about theft, or attempted theft, from commercial vehicles in Harrogate. Officers are particularly keen to trace the owners of a grey Jaguar X-Type  which was  seen in the area at the time of some of the incidents. The areas that have been […]