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Appeal following violent disturbance in York

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It happened on Falsgrave Crescent and Ratcliffe Street at around 7.45pm and involved numerous people  – men, women, teenage boys and girls – including some who were filming the incident Two people have been arrested and have been released on bail while further enquiries are carried out. However, officers have not ruled out making further […]

Rightful owners of suspected stolen jewellery and medals sought

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Officers believe the items could have been stolen during burglaries in North Yorkshire and places further afield including West and South Yorkshire, Humberside, Sussex, Dorset, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, the West Midlands and Staffordshire. They are urging anyone who has suffered a burglary between August and October 2020  to check the photos  below and get in […]

Man arrested as murder investigation launched in Selby

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North Yorkshire Police received a report of an altercation in a flat in Finkle Street, Selby, at about 8.45am on Tuesday 29 December 2020. When officers arrived they established that a man had sustained significant and life-threatening injuries. He was treated at the scene by paramedics, but sadly died. A woman present had also sustained […]

Appeal following theft of Catalytic Converter in Norton

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It happened between 6pm on 11 November  and 6.25am on 12 November. One car was parked on Church St and the other on Vine St, Norton. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any suspects seen in or around […]

Woman dies in Cross Hills

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The local woman, aged 59, was found by members of the public shortly before Midnight on 26 December, in Back Colne Road, Cross Hills. Paramedics and officers attended however the woman, who was found collapsed in the street, was pronounced dead in the ambulance. There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the […]