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It’s all kicking off in York

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North Yorkshire Police has organised a 7-a-side football tournament for two age groups (13-14 and 15-16) to be held at York Sports Village on 12 April 2020. The winners will go on to compete in the national finals in London on 28 June 2020. Mixed gender and girls only teams are welcome to take part. […]

Appeal following an incident in Brough with St Giles

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It happened on Catterick Road at around 1.20pm on Monday 10 February 2020 whereby an altercation occurred between three men. We are appealing for information from any eyewitnesses to establish the full circumstances of the incident. Were you driving or walking on Catterick Road, Brough with St Giles near to the mini roundabout and LIDL? […]

Partnership approach in Hambleton to tackle fly tipping

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Inspector Sarah Sanderson, of Hambleton Neighbourhood Policing team, said: “Under Operation Clean, North Yorkshire Police and Hambleton District Council combined can target the problem together rather than just the council. “The police have the technology and systems to help identify the offenders so that the council can seek a prosecution. This is a sharper joined-up […]

Pickering: Assault investigation witness appeal

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It happened on the Ropery between 12.50pm and 1.20pm hrs on Saturday 15 February 2020 and involved a man and a woman. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from any members of the public who may have witnessed the […]

Appeal for witnesses following commercial burglary at Scarborough pharmacy

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It is believed to have happened around 3am on Monday 17 February 2020 when the front window of the pharmacy on Gladstone Road was smashed and items, including several charity boxes, were taken from within. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help identify who may be responsible. Investigating officer, PC Liam Cromack, said: “I […]

York: House blaze hero cop ***updated****

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We put out the post underneath (now amended) following initial information we had received from emergency service workers that one of our officers had rescued two residents from the property which was filling with smoke. We can confirm that our officers witnessed the house on fire whilst on patrol and one of them assisted one […]