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Police forces come together to tackle cross-border crime

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Operation Checkpoint is a multi-force operation targeting travelling criminals operating between counties in the North of England and Scotland. The Operation involved North Yorkshire, Cleveland, Cumbria, Durham, Lancashire and Northumbria. Checkpoint was run overnight from Wednesday 13 September into Thursday 14 September, with the different forces sharing intelligence and co-operating throughout. The Operation has been […]

Appeal following theft of girders

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It happened at Haverah Park, Beckwithshaw at some time between Tuesday 22 August and Tuesday 5 September 2017. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about white van with blue writing on the side reported acting […]

Multi-agency response to identify and protect slavery and trafficking victims in York

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Along with colleagues from the Health and Safety Executive, Trading Standards and Immigration Services, officers visited a number of sites in York, including car washes and restaurants, to check that workers were able to work freely and legally and that the correct standards for working and in some cases living conditions, were being upheld. Four […]