Officers have identified hundreds of York business premises that are located on industrial estates or away from built-up areas, and over the coming weeks will be sending them a self-assessment questionnaire and information about crime prevention. Dubbed “Operation Woodchip” for rural businesses, and “Operation Woollen” for farms, the campaign is the biggest rural crime prevention […]
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At about 5.30pm on Saturday 17 September, an incident took place outside McDonalds on Blake Street, York, after two men became involved in an argument. The victim, a 29-year-old man, was struck in the head, and fell to the pavement, suffering serious head injuries. He is receiving treatment in Hull Royal Infirmary, where he […]
As a precaution, specialist personnel have attended to test suspected drugs and secure the scene. Members of the public are asked to avoid the area while the emergency services work at the site. There is no identified risk to the wider public.
A record-breaking burglary prevention campaign has come to a close, having ensured that tens of thousands of homes are safe from criminals.
Detectives are appealing to anyone who recognises the man to contact them. The robbery happened on Goodramgate at around 6.10pm on Wednesday 10 August 2016, near to the Yorkshire Roast, close to the junction with Petergate. The victim, a 59-year-old man, used a cash machine near to Tesco Express and was walking along the street […]
A vigilant member of the public has avoided falling victim to a suspected card skimming device in York, after reading about the scam on a police Facebook page.