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North Yorkshire Police comment on today’s events in Westminster

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Commenting on the day’s events, the Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police, Dave Jones, said: “By now many people will have seen news coverage of the attack that took place at Westminster earlier today.  I would like to reassure the public that there is no intelligence to suggest that there has been any change in the […]

NYP launches initiative to close legal loopholes against dog attacks on livestock

NYP launches initiative to close legal loopholes against dog attacks on livestock

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Since September 2013 there have been 325 reported dog attacks on livestock in North Yorkshire, and it’s a similar picture in some other rural areas*. Injury to livestock can cost farmers and livestock owners thousands of pounds, but police and countryside campaigners are concerned that there may be gaps in the current laws that make […]