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Police investigation after man dies falling from window on Scarborough’s Falsgrave Road

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It happened at around 10.20pm on Saturday 19 September. The victim, a 26 year-old man, was taken to hospital where he sadly died. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with any information that can assist the investigation is asked to email CIDScarborough&Ryedale@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call North Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting […]

Appeal following a “fail to stop” collision in Scarborough

Posted on in Local appeals

A parked Vauxhall Astra was hit by an unknown vehicle. The driver failed to stop at scene and had left prior to the arrival of police. The parked vehicle has suffered extensive rear end damage and the force of the collision moved the vehicle into the centre of the road. We are requesting the public’s […]

Appeal after straw field blaze

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at approximately 9pm on  Thursday, 3 September. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any person who may have witnessed the incident or any suspicious activity in the area at the time of this incident. Anyone with […]

Appeal for information after several vehicles damaged in Scarborough

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Between 9pm and 10pm on Monday 7 September 2020, North Yorkshire Police received reports that a number of vehicles were damaged on Gladstone Road and Columbus Ravine in Scarborough. It appears that several vehicles parked in these locations have had their wing mirrors damaged. We are appealing for anyone who saw this happening or who […]

Police team up with wildlife experts to protect marine mammals and seabirds

Posted on in News stories, Rural, Wildlife Crime

A new operation launches today to ensure dolphins, seals, birds and other animals on the coast of North Yorkshire and Humberside can go about their lives without disruption The Yorkshire coast is important for marine mammals, including whales, dolphins and seals. Their numbers are thought to be increasing, particularly close inshore from Scarborough southwards – […]