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Appeal for information following theft of Jack Daniels from Asda, York

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Police have issued CCTV of a man they would like to speak to following a theft from ASDA, Layerthorpe, York. The offence occurred at around 12.15pm on Monday, 20 August when a man entered the store before taking 16 bottles of Jack Daniels before leaving without paying. Officers are asking members of the public to […]

North Yorkshire Police encourages victims and communities to report crime throughout National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2018

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  Taking place between Saturday 13 to Saturday 20 October, the campaign seeks to target victims and communities to reinforce the message that there is #NoPlaceForHate in North Yorkshire and emphasises the importance of reporting hate crime. Hate Crime is a criminal act motivated by a prejudice towards an individual. A hate crime incident is […]

Hate crime public order offence witness appeal in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at on Saturday 6 October 2018 at around 2.30pm, when a man walking his dog was subjected to offensive comments of a homophobic nature, by an individual in a group of four young people, three male and one female. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the […]

Officers search for missing teenagers

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Members of the public are being urged to share any sightings or information that could help them find 16-year-old Sophie Thornton and Darren-Lee Wilkinson, who is 17 as officers have concerns about their welfare. Sophie was last seen outside Scarborough College before 9am today. Officers believe she may be with Darren and the pair are […]