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Police release CCTV after shop theft in Ripon

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Items worth £160 were taken during the incident, at 12.55pm on Thursday  20 February 2020. The suspect entered the store and concealed various items in a carrier bag. She then walked out without attempting to pay for the items. Police would like to speak to a woman pictured by CCTV as part of their enquiries. […]

Police operation to keep Harrogate young people safe through focus on knife crime

Police operation to keep Harrogate young people safe through focus on knife crime

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Operation Disarm focusses on two key elements: early intervention and prevention with vulnerable young people and robust enforcement when this is necessary. Whilst Harrogate is an extremely safe place and crimes involving knives remain rare, the consequences of such crimes can be very serious and cause a great deal of concern and fear in local […]

Harrogate: Appeal for private CCTV following a number of thefts from unattended motor vehicles

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The incidents occurred on Park Avenue, Westbourne Avenue and in particular the Oval at around 3am to 4am. 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 private CCTV that may have had any activations during this time. It is […]

Appeal after car damaged in Harrogate

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It happened on Franklin Road at 6pm on Saturday 25 January 2020 when a blue Mini had its rear windscreen smashed. People were seen running away from the scene and officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or can help identify the suspects to come forward. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation […]