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£500 reward offered following York burglary

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It happened in daylight hours between 11.50am and 3.15pm on Tuesday 1 May 2018 when the offenders broke into a property on Foxwood Lane after the occupants left their home for a hospital appointment. A rear window was smashed, and numerous items of  jewellery were stolen along with a safe which was forcibly removed from […]

York man jailed for fraud by abuse of position following North Yorkshire Police investigation

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Michael Anthony Stary, 60, of Calder Avenue, York, pleaded guilty to fraud by abuse of position at York Crown Court and was today (Monday 30 April 2018) sentenced to two years and eight months imprisonment. In January 2011, Stary, along with his sister, was granted joint lasting power of attorney over his 90 year-old mother’s […]

Drugs seized after morning raid in York

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At 9.30am, officers forced entry to a property on Dale Street, off Nunnery Lane. Inside the house, they located an amount of cannabis, and syringes containing a brown substance. The warrant was executed by the York South Neighbourhood Policing Team, with support from the force’s Operational Support Unit. Police were acting on information received from […]