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Appeal following an assault on a driver in Stokesley

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At around 5.30pm on Tuesday 26th February 2019 an assault took place at the side of  the A172 Thirsk Roam, as you enter Stokesley. The driver of a silver Vauxhall Vivaro was involved in a physical altercation with the driver of a Nissan Quashqai ,which left one of the men with head injuries. Police are appealing to motorists who may have […]

Police at Joseph Rowntree School 13 March 2019

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To reassure parents following a number of rumours on social media, there was no-one with a gun or any other weapon and no-one has been injured. At around 9.30am today (13 March 2019) the police took a teenage boy into custody after they received information that threats had been on social media. We realise the […]

Man wanted for recall to prison arrested

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Scott Simpson who was wanted for recall to prison was arrested on the morning on 13 March 2019. Thanks to all who shared our appeal. Original appeal East coast appeal to find man wanted for recall to prison Police on the east coast of Yorkshire are asking for the public’s help to find  a man […]

The Incompetent Suitor, the resentful stalker and the intimacy seeker… would you recognise these signs?

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  The Rejected stalker:  This scenario will often arise following the breakdown of a close relationship. Victims are usually former sexual intimates; however family members, close friends, or others with a very close relationship to the stalker can also become targets of rejected stalking. The stalker is usually either attempting to reconcile the relationship or […]