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Appeal for witnesses to an assault in Scarborough

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The incident took place at the Crown Tavern Pub at around 6pm on Saturday 20 July 2019 and involved a man being assaulted in the outside seating area of the pub. The assault has left the victim with injuries to his face. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]

Stamping out anti-social behaviour, tackling fraud and disrupting “county lines” in Scarborough

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Anti-social behaviour We see a natural increase in anti-social behaviour during the summer months however we will not tolerate it and continue to work closely with Scarborough Borough Council and other partner agencies to stamp it out in the town centre. Positive results so far include the local authority securing a court injunction against a […]

Appeal for wanted man John Patrick Collins

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He is wanted after failing to appear at York Crown Court to answer charges of drink driving, driving whilst disqualified and perverting the course of justice. Officers have carried out numerous enquiries to locate him but he remains at large. Mr Collins usually works on building sites around North Yorkshire and lives on local caravan […]

Appeal for information about alleged dog attacks in Scarborough

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North Yorkshire Police have received one report but have been made aware that there may be others that have not been reported to the police. It’s believed that incidents have been happening since the start of June including the death of a number of cats. We are appealing to anyone who has not yet come […]

Scarborough man told to keep out of trouble by court

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On 5 April 2019 at 6.30pm, Adrian Charles Norman, 56, was arrested after officers attended a separate incident at an address in Woodland Avenue, Scarborough. He was taken to custody, and subsequently charged with using threatening words towards two North Yorkshire Police officers with intent to cause fear of violence – a public order offence. […]