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Project Cracker – promoting safer York communities in time for Christmas

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Project Cracker will see officers and PCSOs working alongside teams of volunteers and partner agencies, calling on residents – young and old – in areas where there is a high proportion of older or vulnerable people. It will also see events such as property marking, fraud awareness sessions and police surgeries. Home visits will be […]

Appeal for information after incident in York

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The incident happened around 6pm on Monday 25 November 2019 on the footpath which runs alongside the River Ouse, close to Leeman Road and the Royal Mail Office in York. A woman was walking along the footpath when a man made comments of a sexual nature towards her as she walked past. The woman also […]

Appeal after fail-to-stop collision in Northallerton

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The incident happened around 4.20pm on Monday 25 November 2019 when a 65 year-old woman was crossing the road from the direction of MW Darwin & Sons on South Parade, Northallerton, towards Shine Hair and Beauty on Thirsk Road. The woman was struck on her right side by a vehicle, causing her to fall onto […]

Appeal for information following Scarborough assault

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Shortly before 8pm on 21 November 2019 a man was found in the road on Westbourne Grove, Scarborough, having suffered head and facial injuries as a result of being assaulted. North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information or anyone who may have witnessed the assault to help us establish the full circumstances of this incident. […]

Coroner appeal to trace next of kin of 54-year-old Malton man

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Mr Gerald Scott lived on Wells Lane in Malton and died on Saturday 23 November 2019. His death is not being treated as suspicious. Anyone who has any information which would assist the Coroners Office trace Mr Scott’s next of kin is asked to contact them directly on 01609 643168.