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Persistent burglar who targeted Scarborough businesses is jailed

Persistent burglar who targeted Scarborough businesses is jailed

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Jordan James Eastwood of Bridle Place, Ossett, near Wakefield appeared at Leeds Crown Court on Tuesday 4 June 2019 and was sentenced to 32 weeks’ detention at a young offenders institute for the Scarborough burglaries. He was also handed another 16-week sentence for a previous burglary in the West Yorkshire area and a further six […]

CCTV appeal after staff member threatened in Scarborough McDonald’s

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The suspect entered the restaurant in the company with three other men, before becoming verbally abusive towards the female assistant manager when frustrated that he had not received his food. The man then started to throw food across the restaurant, and was approached and asked him to leave numerous times. The male man then threatened […]

Witnesses wanted for incident in Alpamare Pool, Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at roughly 4pm on Wednesday the 22 May 2019 and involved a man and a woman engaging in inappropriate activity in one of the outdoor swimming pools called the Garden Pool. Police have spoken to the two suspects in relation to this matter and no arrests have been made at this moment. We […]

Appeal following theft of bicycle in Scarborough

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It happened on Scalby Mills Road at around 1.50 on Sunday 26 May 2019 when a make took a bike that was locked up against the post of the Ivanhoe Pub. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about a […]

CCTV issued in Scarborough bingo theft investigation

CCTV issued in Scarborough bingo theft investigation

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Cash was stolen from Mecca Bingo after a man used fake money on 9 May. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the identity of the man in the image. Anyone that recognises him or who has information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, […]

Consequences of bad driving will be dramatically displayed at emergency services weekend

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Teams from North Yorkshire Police joined by Police Volunteers and Cadets; North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue; North Yorkshire Ambulance Service; 95 Alive and North Yorkshire Road Safety Partnership will all collaborate to deliver the demonstration. The dramatic conclusion is scheduled to take place at 2.30pm on Saturday 15 June, when North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. […]