The action follows a series of suspicious cold-calling incidents in the district, in which elderly and vulnerable residents have been callously targeted. Officers are also urging residents to do their bit by making friends, family and neighbours aware of the dangers. At about 2pm on Tuesday 22 January 2019, a man attended a property in […]
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Nicholas, 50, from Pickering, was last seen when he left for his work placement on the morning of Thursday 7 February 2019, but he did not arrive. His vehicle was later found at Cowhouse Wood, north of Helmsley, where police searches are continuing today. Inspector Dan Spence of North Yorkshire Police, said: “We remain very […]
50-year-old Nicholas Harper was last seen leaving his home address in Pickering in his black 15-reg Citroen Picasso to go to work in York. He is 5ft 5ins tall and described as stocky build with dark brown short hair and a full beard. He is believed to be wearing a three piece suit and shirt. […]
More than 110 police officers, PCSOs and Special Constables from the North Yorkshire, Cleveland, Cumbria, Durham, Lancashire and Northumbria forces worked alongside almost 100 volunteers for ‘Operation Checkpoint’ yesterday night (Thursday 7 February 2019). Across the region, hundreds of vehicles were stopped for proactive checks. In North Yorkshire, 60 vehicles were stopped and several searched, […]
Anyone in Years 10 to 13 (aged between 14 and 18) can apply to attend the week-long programme with North Yorkshire Police. The opportunity is open to youngsters from any ability, faith, gender and background, who are in education (including home schooling) within the county of North Yorkshire and the city of York – the only requirement […]
The collision happened at 8.40am on Wednesday 6 February 2019, on the southbound dual carriageway near Asenby and involved a green 1000cc Kawasaki motorcycle and a black Land Rover Discovery. Both vehicles were travelling south when they collided. The motorcyclist, who is from Sowerby, was taken by ambulance to the James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough […]