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Archive – January, 2017

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.

Pinki’s special blog #10

Posted on in News stories

The last two sessions have been both mentally and physically exhausting. The previous week we had our first introduction to the police computer systems. The day felt very long but it was great to finally get an insight into a system we will be using fairly often. This week we had our last officer safety […]

Man in court charged with causing horrific collision on A59 crossroads in Harrogate

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  Harrogate Magistrates heard that 23-year-old Ethan Wells-Smith of Darley, Harrogate, who was already banned from driving, had stolen a Mercedes Sprinter van from a property in Darley, earlier that evening. Whilst consuming two cans of beer behind the wheel and attempting to retrieve his mobile phone, which had fallen into the van’s foot well, […]

Appeal for witnesses following theft of rare electric bike in York

Posted on in Local appeals

                  It happened at 5.15am on Friday 21 January 2017 and involved a man breaking in to the Electric Bike Shop on Walmgate and stealing a Scott E Genius 710 Plus electric mountain bike  (pictured) worth £4,600. He was disturbed and left on an old silver mountain bike, pushing […]

Appeal for witnesses following assault in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on St. Leonards Place, York at around 11pm on Sunday 18 December 2016 and involved a man being punched in an unprovoked attack by another man near the bus stop outside the Theatre Royal. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we […]