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Charity boxes stolen during a burglary at a Skipton pub

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It happened between 9.30pm on Monday 23 October and 10am the following morning. The offender/s smashed and gained entry through a ground floor window and once inside, stole charity boxes and loose change from the till. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help the police identify the offender. Anyone with […]

Five hurt in A59 collision near Skipton

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Officers were called to the incident on the A59 at West Marton, near Skipton, at around 11.50pm on Saturday (21 October). It involved a Land Rover Defender and a Nissan Qashqai. Five people were injured, including three children aged nine to 15 who were in the Nissan, a man in his 60s who was driving […]

18-year-old man arrested on suspicion of going equipped for theft in Skipton

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Officers were patrolling near the canal bank on Broughton Road, Skipton when their suspicions were raised by two men. Officers stopped the men, however one resisted, which resulted in a officer being assaulted and the man running off. The other, an 18-year-old man from Bradford, was arrested and after conducting a search, he was found […]

Appeal for witnesses following Skipton burglary

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of a lock up garage on 12/6/17 at Crag View Road In happened on Monday 12 June 2017 when a lock-up garage was broken into just off Whinny Gill Road, Skipton. The door was forced open and two motorcycles were subsequently stolen. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine […]

Perfume at Skipton

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It happened at around 5pm on 31 August 2017 and a female suspect was captured on CCTV leaving the shop. Staff noticed her place the items into a bag and she made no effort to pay for the goods. She is described as small in height, hair tied up in an unkempt style, and she was wearing a black […]