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Malton: Appeal following theft of rowing boat

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It happened on the river Derwent between 12.30pm and 5pm on Wednesday 27 May 2020. The dark-coloured wooden rowing boat with oars was stolen from its mooring not far from the Dennis Distributions site off Derwent Road. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we […]

Appeal following livestock trailer collision near York

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It happened at 4.30pm on Wednesday (27 May) and involved a tractor towing a trailer full of sheep. As a result of the incident, the trailer overturned causing the sheep to escape on to the A1237. There are no reported injuries to the sheep or the driver of the tractor. With the assistance of North […]

Appeal for information after buzzards found shot in Bransdale

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Following information reported to the police in April 2020, officers attended the location and discovered five dead buzzards. The buzzards were then x-rayed, with four found to contain pieces of shot. So far, eight individuals have been interviewed under caution in connection with the incident. Enquiries are ongoing and if you have any information which […]

CCTV appeal following alcohol theft in Stokesley

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The theft happened at the Co-Operative food store, Springfield in Stokesley. A man entered the shop and took a number of bottles of alcohol, mainly spirits, off the shelves and left the store without making payment. The suspect was seen entering the shop on two separate occasions on the dates Tuesday 7 April 2020 at […]

Thank you to the people of North Yorkshire as latest coronavirus fine figures show more than half issued to visitors

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Officers in York and North Yorkshire have issued 126 fines to people breaching the coronavirus regulations between 13 May – when the restrictions were eased – and 27 May. Since some restrictions were eased, the vast majority of fines have been issued for restrictions on gathering – where people from more than two households have […]