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Jail for masked burglar who ‘pistol-whipped’ 69 year-old Stokesley man in his home

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

Carl Robert Teasdale,  27, has been sentenced to eight years behind bars after attacking the 69 year-old man in his home at the end of last year. A court heard how Teasdale targeted the address in Potto, a small village near Stokesley, at around 9pm on 31 October 2019. The victim was home alone watching […]

Appeal following theft of cables at a solar and energy farm near Easingwold

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened sometime between 9.30pm Friday 26 June and 4.30am on Saturday 27 June several kilometers of cables were stolen. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspicious vehicles travelling along or using the lay-by near to Boscar […]

Appeal following commercial burglary in Baldersby

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

It happened between 8pm on Thursday 11 June and 6.45am on Friday 12 June 2020 when the following items were stolen: Two white Honda CRB125 motorbikes A Yamaha R6 motorbike Two Honda generators Following enquiries, one of the Honda motorbikes was in recovered in Middlesbrough last week however officers are still appealing for information about […]

Late-night quad bike pursuit ends in arrest

Posted on in News stories, Rural

A member of the public in the Danby Wiske area, north of Northallerton, called police at 3.30am yesterday, Thursday 11 June 2020, having seen quad bikes drive past his house. Due to the suspicious circumstances, North Yorkshire Police officers attended immediately, including specialist roads policing officers with pursuit training. Just after 3.45am, one quad bike […]

Burglar who stole designer clothes from locked-down department store jailed

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North Yorkshire Police officers recognised Geoffrey Stuart Dobson on CCTV and arrested him less than 24 hours after he burgled the shop in Northallerton high street. At about 3.15pm on Wednesday 27 May 2020, Dobson broke into Barkers in Northallerton, which was closed and locked. Inside, he took items of clothing and cycled away – […]