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Theft of Vehicle, trailer and quad bike.

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened overnight between Saturday 8 April and Sunday 9 April 2017 when offenders have approached a farm situated just outside Helmsley and stolen a Land Rover, silver metal twin cattle trailer and a green coloured quad bike with a box on the front. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help […]

Appeal after woman assaulted in Whitby

Posted on in Local appeals

Between 11.30pm and midnight, the victim was walking home from an evening socialising with a friend when she was deliberately pushed into the road by an unknown offender. The victim has suffered a nasty head wound as a result, and was forced to seek hospital treatment. The offender did not attempt to take any personal […]

Appeal following criminal damage

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It happened at the First In Last Out pub on York Terrace at 1.20am yesterday (6 April) and involved a male smashing one of the pub windows. Police are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about a male […]

Appeal for Witnesses following an altercation between motorists near Robin Hoods Bay

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The incident occurred at around 2pm on Friday, 31 March near roadworks on the A171. The altercation involved a motorcyclist and a male occupant of a silver car. Anyone who witnessed the incident or the events surrounding it is urged to contact the Investigation Hub at Scarborough by calling 01609 643253. Information can also be […]

Dog believed to have been stolen from rescue centre located

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It was initially believed Cleo, who is a black and white German shepherd and a collie cross dog, was taken from the shelter between Tuesday, 28 March and Wednesday, 29 March. Following a number of enquiries it was established she had been removed from the centre lawfully. Thank you to everyone who assisted with the […]