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Is this your electric cycle?

Is this your electric cycle?

Posted on in Local appeals

The Neighbourhood Policing Team for Acomb have recently located an abandoned electric cycle and are appealing for the public’s help to locate the owner of this cycle. The electric cycle is a Viking MT Tobin – black framed with green and grey detailing. If you think this is your cycle please contact North Yorkshire Police […]

Serious sexual assault in York – CCTV released in appeal for witnesses and taxi driver to come forward

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The incident occurred in the early hours of Wednesday 30 May at an unknown address in York when a 19 year-old woman was sexually assaulted. Officers have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to as they believe he could have important information that could assist the investigation. He is described […]

Appeal for information after three people die in York collision

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 Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a collision in York which killed three people. The incident happened on the A1079 at around 8.20pm on Monday 2 July 2018 and involved a blue Peugeot 207 which was travelling in the direction of Hull, and a black Nissan Qashqai which was travelling towards York. The […]

Witness appeal after woman struck by double-decker bus in York

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The incident occurred outside the Missoula restaurant on Bridge Street just after 9pm on Saturday (30 June 2018). The 26-year-old woman, from the Oldham area, sustained a serious head injury. She was treated at the scene by paramedics before going to Leeds General Infirmary by ambulance. She is in a stable condition. Traffic and pedestrian […]