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Appeal for witnesses following antisocial behaviour in Scarborough

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The incident happened on Oxcliff/Wreyfield Drive around 3.15pm Wednesday 5 October 2016 and involved a man shouting and making threats towards the victim who was walking their dogs. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from […]

Appeal after man makes lewd gestures towards girl

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It happened on Westwood at approximately 4.30pm on Thursday 6 October 2016 and involved a male making lewd gestures towards a teenage girl. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about the man. He is described […]

Two men who attacked pensioner in botched robbery are jailed for 21 years

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Jordon Walker, 19 and Nigel James Sullivan, 43, forced their way into the woman’s home in Scarborough. A judge at York Crown Court today jailed Sullivan for 13 years and sentenced Walker to eight years in a young offenders’ institution. During the incident in April this year, the 65-year-old victim was confronted in her bedroom […]

Appeal following assault in Scarborough

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It happened on outside CEX on Westborough around 4.15am on 28 August 2016 and involved an unprovoked assault upon an 18 year old man, who received facial injuries as as result. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing […]

Appeal following a domestic incident at a holiday cottage in Whitby

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We are asking for witnesses and information about any screaming, shouting or arguments that could be heard on Baxtergate, Station Square or Loggerheads Yard in Whitby between these dates. It happened inside an address on Loggerheads Yard and involved a male and female couple arguing loudly over a three-day period. Members of the public may […]