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Detectives are investigating after Banking Protocol prevents £48,500 of fraud in North Yorkshire in just over 24 hours

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Rolled-out nationally in the middle of 2017, the Banking Protocol enables bank staff to contact police if they suspect a customer is in the process of being scammed, with an immediate priority response to the branch. On Thursday 3 May 2018 in York, an 85 year-old man and a 78 year-old man were contacted by […]

Harrogate fly tipper who blighted towns and countryside is ordered to pay £6,000

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Christopher Paul Binder (26-10-1989), from Pendragon Way, ran a waste collection service but instead of disposing of the waste responsibly, he tipped the rubbish at the side of the road, in the countryside, behind the Frazer Theatre in Knaresborough and in a supermarket car park in Jennyfields. The waste included items from a house clearance […]

Appeal for information after Harrogate camera shop burgled

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At some point in the  early hours of Monday 23 April 2018 the shop was targeted by thieves, who cut the shutter to gain entry. A number of items were stolen before thieves left the scene. Police would like to speak with anyone who was in the area of Beulah Street, who witnessed anything suspicious, […]

Appeal following Harrogate burglary

Appeal following Harrogate burglary

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It happened at Auto Discounts on Regent Parade between 17:30 hours on 19th April and 07:00 hours on 20th April and involved the front window of the store being smashed and a push bike stolen from the window display. The push bike is described as a Raleigh Helion 2.0 Mens mountain bike in blue, with […]

Police pursuit ends in arrest for Harrogate vehicle thefts suspect

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On Wednesday 18 April, at around 8.10pm, a grey X-Type Jaguar failed to stop for two marked police vehicles in Ripon. The Jaguar drove through Ripon and headed towards Harrogate on the A61. Officers deployed a stinger device on the road, the car was brought to a stop, and the driver was arrested at 8.20pm. […]