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CCTV appeal following shop theft in Haxby

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At 10.30am on Saturday 18 March 2017, a man and woman entered Boots Chemist in Haxby, York. They took a number of items totaling to the the value of £658.45 before leaving without offering to pay for them. Anyone who recognises the man or woman, or who has any information which could assist the investigation is […]

North Yorkshire Police launch Project Servator to target criminals ranging from pickpockets to terrorists

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The tactic, known as Project Servator, sees the deployment of both highly visible and covert police officers and staff alongside other resources such as dogs, firearms, ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) and CCTV cameras in busy town and centres and at large events. Following the launch, the initiative will enhance the force’s existing crime prevention […]

Appeal for information to identify a man in York

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At approximately 5.30pm on Thursday 23 March 2017 a 14-year-old girl was walking back from York city centre along Wigginton Road in York. As she turned onto the cycle path which runs under Wigginton Road towards Crichton Avenue, she was approached by a man dressed in dark clothing. Police are wanting to trace the man […]