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A message from Inspector Martin Dennison about anti-social behaviour in Pickering

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“We are aware of residents’ concerns about incidents of anti-social behaviour in the Pickering area and I’d like to reassure them that we are working hard to deal with the situation. “There are different approaches we can take to deal with anti-social behaviour, ranging from voluntary Acceptable Behaviour Contracts through to issuing dispersal orders and […]

Appeal following recent assault

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It happened on Kingfisher Drive at 7.30pm on 23 June 2019 and involved a man being thrown from his motorbike after a car hit the bike’s rear wheel. The rider of the motorbike sustained minor injuries. The stretch of road was closed for two hours while officers investigated the scene and to allow the vehicles […]

Theft of two vans from Pickering

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It happened on Thornton Road Industrial Estate, Pickering, between 10pm and 11pm on Tuesday 11 June 2019. Offenders forced entry into a business premises, causing damage. They took vehicle keys and used them to steal two company vehicles, both Transit vans with the logo “PROLINE WINDOWS” on the side. The vans may have been driven […]

Witness appeal following serious collision near Malton

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The incident involved a collision between a green Volvo estate and a red Ford Fiesta. The driver of the Fiesta, a 22-year-old man from the Ryton area, suffered serious injuries and remains in hospital in a stable condition. The Volvo driver, a 54-year-old man from the Malton area, was treated for minor injuries and has […]

Appeal for witnesses following serious collision in Norton

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It happened at 6.15pm on Thursday 30 May 2019 when a blue BMW 3-Series, travelling towards Commercial Street from the direction of the railway level crossing, collided with a child using the pedestrian crossing outside the Derwent Swimming Pool. The pedestrian, a 7 year-old boy from the Norton area,was taken to Leeds General Infirmary by […]

Consequences of bad driving will be dramatically displayed at emergency services weekend

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Teams from North Yorkshire Police joined by Police Volunteers and Cadets; North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue; North Yorkshire Ambulance Service; 95 Alive and North Yorkshire Road Safety Partnership will all collaborate to deliver the demonstration. The dramatic conclusion is scheduled to take place at 2.30pm on Saturday 15 June, when North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue. […]