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UPDATED: Missing Knaresborough man found

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 *************************************************************** Police in Knaresborough are appealing for information to find missing Craig Webster. Mr Webster was last seen by friends at an address in Jennyfields, Harrogate at around 1.30pm on Saturday 23rd December 2017. Officers are growing concerned for his welfare as he does not have access to cash or transport and it is out […]

Appeal following recent theft and assault in Whitby

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The theft happened at J’Adore at around 3.15pm on Saturday 16 December 2017, and was followed by an assault on Sandgate shortly afterwards. It involved a man who stole two items from J’Adore and was pursued by the store manager on to Sandgate where the suspect assaulted the store manager before returning the stolen items. We are conducting enquiries and […]

Appeal following Selby burglary

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It happened at between 7pm on Friday 22nd and 10am on Saturday 23rd December 2017 and involved the offender/s forcing the front door of the property to gain entry and stealing a bottle of prescription medicine. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]

Appeal following burglary in Harrogate

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It happened on Kingsley Drive between 11pm on Friday 15th December and 0530am on Saturday 16th December 2017. The incident involved offenders entering a residential property whereby a Men’s Rolex watch, a female’s Michael Kors watch and keys belonging to the owners of the property were stolen. In particular, we are appealing for information about […]

Appeal following damage to a vehicle in Skipton

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It happened on Whinny Gill Road between 1pm on 23 December and 1pm on 24 December 2017 when the windscreens to the front and rear of a red hatchback were smashed. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for Liz Rutter You can also email […]

York police appeal to two burglaries and a collision in Rufforth

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The two burglaries happened in Rosedale Avenue, York, and The Terrace in Rufforth. Anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the areas between midnight and 4am on 24 December 2017, is asked to contact the police. Officers are linking the burglaries with a collision in Rufforth at around 3.50am and would also like to hear […]