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Appeal following burglary in Harrogate

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It occurred at a house on Oakdale at around 1.30pm on Friday 13th July. A man wearing a blue shirt and cargo shorts was seen leaving the address. The owner reported a  quantity of jewellery had been stolen. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information […]

Appeal for information after man steals money from young girl

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information regarding a theft occurred in Starbeck, Harrogate. The theft occurred at the junction of Forest Avenue and Knaresborough Road at approximately 11.30am on Sunday, 24 June. It is believed a man approached an 11-year-old girl as she left the Co-operative store with her friend. Whilst she […]

Appeal following collision near Harrogate

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It happened between 11pm and 11.15pm on Friday 22 June 2018 and involved a silver/grey Peugeot hatchback containing three men from the Bradford area and a white/silver vehicle that failed to stop at the incident. All three occupants from the Peugeot received injuries and were taken via ambulance to Harrogate Hospital. We are appealing for witnesses […]

Traffic cops help put Harrogate taxi safety under the spotlight

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Police officers working with partners from Harrogate Borough Council, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) carried out the operation which ran from 6pm to 11pm on Friday 15 June 2018 A total of 23 private hire vehicles and Hackney Carriages were checked, to ensure that drivers were […]

A racially aggravated public order offence

A racially aggravated public order offence

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a racially aggravated public order offence that occurred in the Co-op on Skipton Road in Harrogate. The incident happened at around 1pm on Wednesday, 6 June. The suspect is described as a man, aged approximately 50-years-old, with brown shaven hair. He was wearing a navy […]