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Appeal for witnesses to an assault on Duncombe Place, York

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It happened at Duncombe Place taxi rank, York at approximately 20 minutes past midnight and involved a blonde woman in a red dress who assaulted a man who was waiting for a taxi. It is believe that the woman’s boyfriend also assaulted the same man. The victim received minor injuries and did not require hospital […]

Racial Public Order Incident

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It happened on Falsgrave Road, close to the Spar at approximately 4:30PM on 20 December 2016 and involved two women in their 20s in a verbal altercation. The women had young children with them at the time. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Appeal for information following New Year’s Day attack in York

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It happened in the Union Terrace area in York at about 5pm on Sunday 1 January 2017 and involved a 50-year-old man who was found suffering injuries to his face and head. Police are monitoring the condition of the man who currently remains in a stable but critical condition in hospital. If anyone was in […]

CCTV appeal following York shop theft

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On 14 November 2016, two digital alarm clocks worth £230 in total, were stolen from Maplins on Clifton Moor, and on the same day, £440 worth of goods were stolen from Smyth’s store, also on Clifton Moor. Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the four people – one woman and three men […]