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Appeal following theft of Landrover Defender from Gargrave, Skipton

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The vehicle was stolen from a driveway on Church Street over night, some time between 10.30pm on Tuesday 2 January 2018 and 5.30am on Wednesday 3 January 2018. The vehicle, pictured below, is quite distinctive in that it now has a roof rack with ladders on and silver paw print stickers on the rear nearside […]

Appeal following a recent assault in Skipton

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  The incident took place on Gargrave Road at approximately 10am on Monday 4 December 2017 when the victim was walking up past St.Stephens Church, which is condemned. At this time the victim saw around five men, thought to be in their late teens, climbing on the building’s old garage. A verbal altercation took place, […]

Appeal following damage to a vehicle in Skipton

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It happened on Whinny Gill Road between 1pm on 23 December and 1pm on 24 December 2017 when the windscreens to the front and rear of a red hatchback were smashed. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for Liz Rutter You can also email […]

CCTV appeal following theft of alcohol from Crosshills shop

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At around 4pm on Friday 1 December 2017 a man entered the Co-op store on Main Street, Crosshills and, after a confrontation with members of staff, left with a bottle of vodka without making any attempt to pay for it. Police have issued a CCTV still of a man they would like to speak to […]

Appeal following collision in Skipton

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It happened at 4:25pm on Saturday 2 December 2017 on Shortbank Road, Skipton and involved a Ford S Max and a Citroen Saxo both from the Skipton area. One man was arrested on suspicion of drug driving and has been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or […]