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Cryptocurrency scams lose thousands of pounds for North Yorkshire residents

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North Yorkshire Police is issuing a stark warning to anyone considering investing in cryptocurrency, after incidents in the county have resulted in nearly £300,000 being lost to scammers. Individuals claiming to be working for investment trading companies have offered to invest in bitcoin on the victim’s behalf, when in reality the money is stolen with […]

Appeal following the theft of silver Ford Galaxy in Ripon

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Kirby Road at around 10.25am on Tuesday 22 September when a silver Ford Galaxy, registration number MK11LHD, was taken from Kirby Road. It was then seen driving at speed out of Kirby Drive, spin around in the middle of the road and make off in the direction of the town centre. Four […]

A19 Incident – Wednesday 23 September 2020

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Around 5.30pm yesterday evening (Wednesday 23 September), a HGV loaded with bulk containers of chemical products was travelling south along the A19 from the Mandale area of Cleveland. A number of motorists in the Cleveland area reported a white substance on the road, accompanied by a foul chemical smell, to Cleveland Police who responded to […]

UPDATED: Skeldergate Bridge, York – car in river

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Following the incident in York on 23 September when a car entered the River Ouse in York, the vehicle was recovered from the water at around 1am on 24 September. The driver of the car, a woman in her 40s was taken to hospital but was not seriously injured. The car had no other occupants […]

Appeal for information after residential burglary in Cross Hills

Appeal for information after residential burglary in Cross Hills

Posted on in Local appeals

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a residential property was burgled on Clayton Hall Road in Cross Hills, Keighley on Tuesday 22 September 2020. It is believed the burglary occurred between 7pm and 9.30pm when someone entered the property and stole a large quantity of jewellery and other items including a red and […]