They call victims claiming to provide a ‘Telephone Preference Service’ – an enhanced call-barring service, which includes barring international call centres. The fraudsters ask victims to confirm/provide their bank account details, informing them that there is a one-off charge for the service. Victims instead see monthly debits deducted from their accounts, which they have not […]
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Many thanks to all who shared the appeal. Original release: Urgent appeal to find missing Hunmanby man Officers have issued an urgent appeal to help find a man missing from Hunmanby. 51 year-old Jan Vanee was reported missing on the evening of Tuesday 17 April. His vehicle, a grey Ford Mondeo, was last seen in […]
At about 8pm on 14 April 2018, two lurcher dogs – one black and one white – entered a field in the Catterton area and attacked a group of sheep. One ewe was killed, as were its two unborn lambs. North Yorkshire Police are investigating the incident and appealing for any information. Please contact police […]
24-year-old Thomas Graham Fallon has failed to adhere to his licence conditions and failed to attend appointments with his supervising officer. His last known address was in Harrogate and it is believed that he remains within this area. Officers have carried out a number of searches to locate Mr Fallon and as part of their enquiries, […]
Modern slavery is an exploitative crime and is a growing issue which affects men, woman and children. Victims are viewed as a commodity to be traded or exploited over and over again. This may be for use in criminal purposes, forced labour, domestic servitude or for sexual exploitation. The National Crime Agency reported that in […]
Chief Constable Dave Jones QPM has announced his decision to retire from policing after nearly 32 years of distinguished service.