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Tackling anti-social street drinking,beauty spot theft and other priorities in Knaresborough, Masham, Pateley Bridge and surrounding areas

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Improving the quality of life in the community The issue of anti-social street drinking around Ripon bus station has again begun to rear its head.  I have issued a number of Dispersal Authorities under Section 35 of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 which has empowered my officers and PCSOs to direct individual […]

CCTV appeal following a shoplifting incident at Booths in Settle

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It happened at the Booths store in Kirkgate on 26 June 2019 and involved the theft of more than £230 worth of brandy, whisky and rum. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the image, as they believe he will have information that can help […]

Appeal after cyclist injured in Harrogate fail to stop collision

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The collision happened at approximately 8.45am on the morning of Wednesday 10 July 2019 on Hookstone Road, just after the Oatlands Road junction. It involved a truck or wagon which knocked a cyclist off their bicycle. This vehicle then left the scene without stopping. As a result of the collision the cyclist has been taken […]

Quarterly update on local policing in Selby

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The last quarter Since my last update we have been busy moving in to the new Police Office. The Police Station located on Porthome Road is now closed and the local police officers are working from the new office which is located within the District Council Offices on Doncaster Road in Selby. This creates a […]

Missing Henry ‘Davey’ Fullaton has been found

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  Previous appeal issued 10.48 10 July 2019 Enquiries are continuing to find missing Glasgow man, Henry ‘Davey ‘Fullaton. 68-year-old Henry, who is known as Davey, was travelling on a coach trip from Scotland to Holland via Hull ferry port. The coach he was travelling on stopped for a break at Wetherby Services on the […]

Two youths hurt in assault in York

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The incident happened on St Nickolas Fields between 7.45pm and 8.15pm on July 1 and involved a large group of approximately 15 youths . Two males were injured as a result of the assault and were taken by ambulance to York District Hospital where they were treated and discharged following treatment. We are requesting the […]