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Police arrest five men and recover high-value goods following east coast operation

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Four of the five suspects were arrested on the A171 towards Scarborough at around 1am on Sunday (23 April 2017). Officers from the Roads Policing Group and the Scarborough Rural Taskforce were alerted to the incident just after midnight after receiving a report of tools being stolen from a vehicle parked near the Flask Inn, […]

Man arrested following suspected race hate crime in Scarborough

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It occurred at around 7pm on Sunday (23 April 2017) in the Queen’s Terrace area of the town. A man allegedly approached a house shouting racist abuse at the residents. A complaint was made that the man attempted to hit one of the occupants. Police attended the scene and arrested the 53-year-old local man on […]

Appeal for witnesses following incident in Butcher’s Terrace, York

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The incident was reported by members of the public at around 5.28pm on Monday 24 April 2017, after a black Renault Clio pulled up in Butcher’s Terrace, Bishopthorpe Road, followed by a silver car containing three men. The three men forced the driver of the Clio to get in the silver car with them and […]

Suspected drug-driver arrested in Scarborough

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The Roads Policing Group officers were on patrol on the A64 Seamer bypass at 9.50pm on Sunday (23 April 2017) when they pulled over the blue Audi A3 near the Edgehill junction. The driver, a 24-year-old man from Norton, Malton, failed a road-side drugs test which showed a positive reading for cocaine. Following questioning in […]