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Appeal following damage to police vehicle

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The incident happened between 8.30pm and 9.30pm on Sunday (November 27 2016). The vehicle was marked with black aerosol paint on the passenger side. Police are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, […]

Joint operation to tackle Harrogate anti-social behaviour produces positive results

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Harrogate police have been working with the Community Safety Team at Harrogate Borough Council on the operation, which aims to ensure residents and visitors feel safe in the town. The operation, dubbed Op Yeehaw, involves high-visibility police patrols, and sees officers and PCSOs engaging with the local community and enforcing Harrogate’s Public Spaces Protection Order […]

Harrogate woman receives three-year Criminal Behaviour Order

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Gillian Anne Lischke, of Slingsby Crescent, Harrogate, had the order imposed on her by Harrogate Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 15 November 2016, following a string of incidents in the town. PC John Trueman, of Harrogate Police, said: “Gillian Lischke has caused a public nuisance in Harrogate, and her behaviour has had a significant impact on […]

CCTV appeal following handbag thefts in Harrogate nightclub

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Some time between 12.15am and 2.15am on Sunday 16 October, unattended handbags were targeted by thieves in the Viper Rooms nightclub in Parliament Street. All personal items were removed from one handbag, including a blue Smythsons purse, a long black stole, an iPhone in a green case, various cards and a photograph with sentimental value. […]

Hundreds of bottles of wine stolen from North Yorkshire – police appeal for information

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A pallet of wine was delivered to a premises in a rural area near Langbar, in the borough of Harrogate, North Yorkshire, on Tuesday 8 November 2016. The pallet was last seen at 8pm that day, and was noticed missing the following morning. The pallet contained a variety of wine, worth thousands of pounds in […]

Appeal following burglary in Harrogate

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It happened on Duncan Street at approximately 6.30am on Friday 4 November 2016 and involved an unknown person(s) causing damage to the patio door before gaining access to the kitchen area. A black Michael Kors handbag belonging to the occupant of the address was stolen. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to […]