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Appeal for information following burglary in Foxholes

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened overnight on 3 / 4 September 2018, when a business premises on the edge of the village was targeted. Offender(s) have driven across a stubble field at the rear of the premises and then climbed over a fence and gained access to the premises. A number of items were stolen and a CCTV […]

New photos issued in search for missing North Deighton man

Posted on in News stories

Neil, 55, was last seen at 11am on Monday 3 September 2018 in the Leeds Road area of Dewsbury.               He is believed to have travelled to the Penrith area in a black BMW 1 Series (Reg number PN12 CRU). It’s also possible that he has travelled on to Scotland […]

CCTV appeal following theft from York Mothercare store

Posted on in CCTV appeals

Two men entered the store several times over a period of about 45 minutes and each removed several items. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the people in the images. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, and quote reference 12180154746. […]

Woman charged with murder at Gristhorpe, Filey

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Paramedics and the police were called to the address at 7.40pm on Sunday (2 September 2018). Dianne Elaine Williamson was pronounced dead at the scene. Police arrested her partner on suspicion of murder. She has been held in custody for questioning while officers investigated the circumstances of the death. The woman has today been charged […]

Don’t leave me hanging on the telephone!

Don’t leave me hanging on the telephone!

Posted on in Blogs, News stories

Service Improvement Manager for the Force Control Room, Inspector Mark Proctor blogs about changes we have made when you call 101. We all recognise that frustrating feeling of making a call and being left waiting for someone to pick up at the other end. And from previous posts on social media about calling 101, we […]