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Appeal following road rage incident near Scotch Corner

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It occurred at around 10.15am on Friday 31 August 2018 and involved  a white Ford Transit van and a yellow Audi A1. The driver of the Audi, a 23-year-old man from Penrith, Cumbria, was arrested and released under investigation on suspicion of dangerous driving. Nobody was injured in the incident. Witnesses are asked to call North Yorkshire Police […]

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened near The Dales Bike Centre near Fremington, Richmond, during the Ard Rock mountain bike event at around 7.30pm on Friday 3 August. A competitor from the Ard Rock bike race had left his bright yellow 2015 Orbea Rallon leaning against the bike centre whilst on the phone. A man described as medium build, […]

Officers investigate Leyburn pub burglary

Posted on in CCTV appeals

    Three men used a crowbar to force their way through a side door and enter the Bolton Arms. Cash was stolen from the premises during the incident, which took place between 12.55am and 1.20am today (Friday, 27 July). Police have launched an investigation and would like to speak to anyone who recognises the […]

Former councillor jailed for theft following North Yorkshire Police investigation

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Stephanie Todd, 57, from Catterick was today sentenced to two and a half years at Teesside Crown Court after being found guilty of theft. In August 2013, Todd befriended a pensioner in his 90s, after meeting him while shopping in Richmond and taking him home when she believed ‘he was confused’ – two months later […]