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Man who made offensive Nazi salute at Scarborough Remembrance event given Criminal Behaviour Order

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Adrian Charles Norman of Woodland Avenue, Scarborough was found guilty of making a threatening and abusive sign which was likely to cause alarm and distress, at a Remembrance day event in November 2019. A member of the public captured a photograph of Norman making the offensive salute and a report was made to North Yorkshire […]

Appeal following incident at Scarborough M&S

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It happened at the shop on Westborough at around 3.45pm on Tuesday 7 January 2020, and involved a woman in a wheelchair and a man, at the cash desk. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for the man involved in this […]

Appeal after Samurai swords stolen in Scarborough burglary

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It happened on Briercliff between 1am and 10am on 23 December 2019 when multiple items where stolen including three samurai swords with black and silver sheaths. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from anybody who may have been in […]

Scarborough: Appeal following an altercation on Seaview Crescent

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It happened at around 6pm on Monday 6 January 2020. One of the men was walking two terrier dogs at the time. Police attended the incident and one man was taken to hospital by ambulance. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could […]

Appeal following recent burglary at a restaurant in Scarborough

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It is believed that thieves broke into the premises on Queen Street at approximately 1.30am on Saturday 4 January 2020. On gaining entry to the property by kicking in the front door, an untidy search was made and the till was stolen. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]