Between 1 and 3 August 2016, two men have targeted a number of properties owned by the elderly across North Yorkshire and gained entry in order to steal items such as cash and jewellery.
Archive – August, 2016
Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.
The appeal follows a collision at 1pm on Friday 5 August 2016 on Harcourt Drive in Harrogate, close to its junction with Kingsway. A 14-year-old boy cyclist suffered leg, head and shoulder injuries during a collision with a black Ford Mondeo. He and was taken to Harrogate District Hospital where his condition is described as […]
Emergency services were called at around 10.35am on Saturday 6 August 2016 after a member of the public saw the Mercedes enter the river from Conyngham Hall’s car park. Two men (and a dog) rushed into the water and rescued the man from his submerged vehicle before handing him over to ambulance staff. The driver, […]
Two men have today (5 August 2016) been jailed by Teesside Crown Court for perverting the course of justice after one paid the other in an attempt to avoid a drink-driving conviction.
First York is working with North Yorkshire Police and City of York Council to encourage staff to look out for signs of child sexual exploitation or vulnerability as they transport customers around the region. York-based Sergeant Simon Pape said: “One of the challenges police face when tackling child sexual exploitation is that it really can […]
Police are appealing for witnesses after a 71-year-old cyclist was seriously injured in a collision on the A64 slip-road near Copmanthorpe, York.