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Appeal following assault at The Valley Bar in Scarborough

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The incident happened on Valley Road in the outdoor area of The Valley Bar between 8.50 and 9.05pm on Saturday 14 March 2020 and involved two men. One of the men suffered fractures to his face, cuts and swelling. He was taken to Scarborough Hospital where he was treated and then discharged. We are requesting […]

Selby cross-border drugs gang brought to justice

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Operating out of the Selby area, the six defendants were sentenced at York Crown Court today (Friday 13 March 2020). Matthew Robert Evans (pictured below), aged 38, of Doncaster Road, Brayton, Selby, was jailed for eight years and eight months for conspiracy to supply both cocaine and cannabis between August 2016 and May 2017, and […]

Appeal to identify witnesses after ATM attacked in Starbeck

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for the public’s help to identify four witnesses who may have information after an ATM was targeted at the Co-op Food store in Starbeck, Harrogate. The incident happened around 1.10am on Friday 6 March and CCTV and dashcam footage shows four individuals walking near the location around this time who […]

Dashcam footage reveals shocking impact of tired driving

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Footage released today shows the shocking moment a car veered into the opposite carriageway of the A59 in North Yorkshire – resulting in life-changing injuries to a woman in an oncoming vehicle. North Yorkshire Police attended the collision, on the A59 between York and Harrogate, on 20 February 2019. A Vauxhall Astra was being driven […]