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Appeal following Scarborough burglary

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It happened on Dean Road Scarborough between 4 and 8 May 2018. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about a white minimal surf board which was taken from the premises. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should […]

Three members of York family and web of dealers found guilty of conspiracy to supply heroin

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47-year-old Percy Smith, 47-year-old Coralena Smith and 25-year-old Nathaniel Smith all of Ryedale Caravan Site, York have appeared at Bradford Crown Court and been found guilty of conspiracy to supply heroin. Coralena Smith and Percy Smith were also found guilty of being in possession of criminal property. Percy and Coralena were both given a twelve […]

Search for missing Paul Parvin extends to Scarborough

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Paul, 52, left his home at around 9pm on Monday 30 April 2018 and has not been seen since. Officers believe he is travelling around the county and possibly living rough. They are appealing accommodation providers including hotels, guest houses, hostels and pubs to contact them if they believe Paul may be staying with them. Paul […]

Five myths we often hear about speeding… and the facts that might make you think twice

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How do we know they’re myths? Because we deal with the consequences of excessive speed close up and first hand. We have to gather body parts at the scene of fatal collisions. We have to help extract people from the wreckage. We have to meticulously investigate fatal and serious-injury collisions to find out why they happened. […]