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Appeal for witnesses after Harrogate robbery

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The incident occurred between 6.45pm and 7.15pm on Saturday 7th December when a woman left the Costcutter shop on Skipton Road, Harrogate and walked down the alleyway at the side of the shop near Jenny’s Fish and Chips. A man threatened her with a machete and took cash from her, before leaving the scene.  The […]

Police cadets get in the festive spirit

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The Scarborough group recently took part in the Whitby Christmas light switch on and the spectacular lantern parade, where local school children and community groups showed off the amazing lanterns they had made, inspired by science, exploration and discovery. The cadets have also been busy hand making decorations, to adorn the North Yorkshire Police Christmas […]

CCTV  appeal after woman suffers broken nose and eye socket in Selby

CCTV appeal after woman suffers broken nose and eye socket in Selby

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It happened in The Finkle at approximately 00.15am on Sunday 1 December 2019, when a woman was punched in the face resulting in a fractured nose and eye socket which required hospital treatment. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man in the image as they believe […]

York emergency services get ready for busy Christmas community day

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North Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service and Yorkshire Ambulance Services are hosting a “community day” between 11am and 4pm on 14 December, along with partners from the City of York Council, York Street Rangers, Street Angels, York Bid and Make it York. All three emergency services will be located around the city […]