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Five arrested in Harrogate as police continue “county lines” crackdown

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At around 4pm on Wednesday 6 February 2019, officers executed warrants under the Misuse of Drugs Act at two properties, one in Lincoln Grove and one in Bramham Drive. In Bramham Drive, four males were arrested including a 42-year-old Harrogate man on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs, possession of […]

CCTV appeal following criminal damage on Fossgate, York

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Officers have released CCTV of two people they would like to speak with after damage was caused to windows in Fossgate, York. The incident occurred on Sunday, 2 December. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the people in the images as they believe they will have information […]

Witness appeal following serious collision in York

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Officers attended reports of a collision involving a silver Ford Transit van and a bike outside Toby Carvery on the A1036 Malton Road in York, at about 2.50pm on Monday 4 February 2019. The cyclist, a man in his 30s, sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital for treatment. Anyone who witnessed the collision is […]

Witness appeal following serious collision in York

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Officers attended reports of a collision involving a silver Ford Transit van and a bike outside Toby Carvery on the A1036 Malton Road in York, at about 2.50pm on Monday 4 February 2019. The cyclist, a man in his 30s, sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital for treatment. Anyone who witnessed the collision is […]

Sherburn-in-Elmet man jailed for child sex offences

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67-year-old Christopher John Halloran was jailed at York Crown Court on Friday 1 February 2019 after he pleaded guilty to 25 out of 33 charges for the sexual abuse of children spanning more than 30 years. He was given a total custodial sentence of 19 years followed by an eight-year period on licence. He was […]

14 new police officers ready for action across North Yorkshire

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The new officers have just completed their initial, 18-week training course and are about to start the next phase of their career. They will now be assigned to their local policing teams where they will work alongside more experienced colleagues to gain first-hand policing experience.   Their passing out ceremony took place in front of […]