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Update: Three charged and remanded in custody following Skipton burglary and cross border pursuit

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Original release: Three arrested following Skipton burglary and cross border pursuit Posted on 7 February 2018 at 12:37pm Three men have been arrested after breaking into a house in Threshfield, Skipton and stealing the homeowners Toyota Aygo Police were contacted at 2.55am Wednesday 7 February 2018 by the homeowner, reporting that he had been woken up […]

CCTV appeal following purse theft in Skipton supermarket

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At 12.25pm on Thursday 14 December 2017 a man entered Marks & Spencer Simply Food in Skipton. He approached the elderly victim from behind and removed her purse from a shoulder bag that she was carrying. Officers would like to speak to the man pictured on CCTV as he may have important information that could […]

CCTV appeal following theft of alcohol from Crosshills shop

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At around 4pm on Friday 1 December 2017 a man entered the Co-op store on Main Street, Crosshills and, after a confrontation with members of staff, left with a bottle of vodka without making any attempt to pay for it. Police have issued a CCTV still of a man they would like to speak to […]

Charity boxes stolen during a burglary at a Skipton pub

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It happened between 9.30pm on Monday 23 October and 10am the following morning. The offender/s smashed and gained entry through a ground floor window and once inside, stole charity boxes and loose change from the till. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help the police identify the offender. Anyone with […]