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Rural Selby residents report suspicious vehicle to the police – security checks urged

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A number of incidents were reported to North Yorkshire Police during the day on Thursday 5 July 2018, involving a white panel van entering farm yards. Premises in the Hambleton, Camblesforth, Carlton, West Bank, West Haddlesey and Monk Fryston areas were targeted. Residents did exactly the right thing by contacting the police with their concerns, […]

Witness appeal after collision in Selby involving cyclist

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The collision occurred at about 6.10am on 26 June when a black Vauxhall Insignia collided with a cyclist after an altercation on Barlby Road. The driver of the Insignia left the scene without stopping to leave their details. The cyclist, a 52 year-old local man, manged to get himself to hospital where he received treatment […]

It’s just not cricket – rural security warning after clubs targeted

It’s just not cricket – rural security warning after clubs targeted

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Between 7pm on 9 June and 11.30am on 10 June, offenders broke into a secure container at South Milford Cricket Club and stole a small tractor. And on 24 June, at about 8.50pm, two men were disturbed acting suspiciously at Burton Salmon Cricket Ground. They made off empty-handed. North Yorkshire Police officers have since visited […]

Police promote crime prevention advice after theft of horse tack near Wetherby

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Following the burglary, North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce is urging horse owners and riders to join the Horsewatch scheme  for crime prevention advice, including details of security marking services available for tack. PC Hannah McPeake, of the force’s Rural Taskforce, said: “Sadly, a number of these crimes have been reported this year, with stables and […]

Criminal Behaviour Order: Prolific shoplifter banned from Selby stores following release from prison

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Lee John McDonald, aged 35, of no fixed abode but with family links in Goole, was jailed on 23 December 2017 after pleading at York Magistrates’ Court to a series of thefts from retail outlets in Selby. He was also issued with a three-year Criminal Behaviour Order which became effective following his release from prison […]