Antiques dealer Guy Watson narrowly missed a head-on collision with a car when he overtook a stationary van in Skeeby Bridge, Richmond. The 37-year-old from Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, crossed solid white lines to squeeze past the vehicle, which was giving way to oncoming traffic on a humpback bridge. A nearby motorist was so alarmed by […]
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Original release: Appeal for information following theft of elderly Barton woman’s unique necklace North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about the theft of a unique pendant style necklace which was taken from an elderly woman’s bedroom. It happened towards late February or early March 2018 at the owner’s home address in Barton. […]
Original release: CCTV appeal following theft of food from Richmond shop Police investigating the theft of food items from a Richmond super supermarket have released CCTV footage of a man to whom they would like to speak. At approx. 5.30pm on Wednesday 11 April 2018 a man entered Heron Foods store with a bag, he […]
The incident has prompted a strong warning from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce for dog owners to behave responsibly and always keep their dogs on leads near livestock. On Saturday 31 March a distressed ewe went into labour after being chased by a greyhound-type dog with a red jacket, in the Reeth Road area, west […]
Between 11.30am and 12pm on Wednesday 21 March 2018, two elderly women were shopping in the Co-op store in Leyburn market place, when an unknown man put his hand into the victims’ handbags, and removed their purses. The man was with a woman. Officers would like to speak to the two people pictured on CCTV […]
It happened on Oakfields, Middleton Tyas, Richmond in the early hours of Thursday 15 March. The offenders have entered a house and stolen a set of car keys, before stealing a grey Volkswagen Golf Type R estate, registration VE17GKA, from the driveway. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]