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Day Four of Operation Target – #OpTarget arrives in Richmondshire

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The operation ran from 8am to midnight and saw officers from the Roads Policing Group, Road Crime Team, Rural Task Force, Firearms Support Unit, Neighbourhood Policing Teams and the Special Constabulary provide an extra boost to local policing teams to engage with local people, deter and target criminals, gather intelligence and provide a reassuring presence […]

Burglar who went on huge crime spree is jailed for five years

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Ryan Mulvaney from Harrogate was sentenced for 16 offences when he appeared at York Crown Court on Tuesday (14 March). The 41-year-old (pictured above) went on a six-month spree last year which included burglary at a home in Harrogate, dangerous driving, handling stolen goods, fraud and taking cash from a cafe in Harrogate. He also […]

Man sought after Skipton pensioner’s home burgled

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A thief entered a home on Chapel Hill and made off with valuables after searching the rooms. The resident, a woman in her 80s, was understandably deeply distressed by the incident. It happened between 2.10pm and 3.50pm on January 6 2017. Following extensive enquiries, including house-to-house enquiries, officers have released this CCTV image. Police would like […]