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Detectives are investigating after Banking Protocol prevents £48,500 of fraud in North Yorkshire in just over 24 hours

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Rolled-out nationally in the middle of 2017, the Banking Protocol enables bank staff to contact police if they suspect a customer is in the process of being scammed, with an immediate priority response to the branch. On Thursday 3 May 2018 in York, an 85 year-old man and a 78 year-old man were contacted by […]

CCTV appeal following a number of shop thefts in the Selby area

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Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the man in the image as they believe they will have information that will help the investigation. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Lucy Hammond or email lucy.hammond@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

CCTV appeal after cash stolen from York store

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On 5 April 2018 a bag containing £250 was stolen from a staff area in the store. Officers are asking for the public’s help to identify the two women shown in the CCTV images. The women, or anyone who can help identify them is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 […]

Tour de Yorkshire: “Red Caps” policing partnership on display in Richmond and Catterick Garrison

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North Yorkshire Police’s Neighbourhood Policing Team members will be carrying out foot patrols alongside colleagues from the Royal Military Police. Commonly known as the “Red Caps”, the Royal Military Police have been longstanding close partners of North Yorkshire Police at Catterick Garrison and other military bases in the county. There will be a large military […]

Missing Paul Parvin could be in York

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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 may have travelled to York and are appealing to accommodation providers including hotels, guest houses, hostels and pubs to contact them if they believe Paul may be staying with them. Inspector Geoff Crocker […]