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Archive – January, 2017

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Man jailed for using chewing gum to pervert the course of justice

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Dean Pearson, aged 51 from Newbold in Derbyshire, was captured driving a Mercedes Sprinter van at 70mph on Saturday 13 August 2016 on the A64 Malton by-pass. The classification of the vehicle he was driving meant that he was recorded at 10mph over the limit. After receiving the speeding notification from North Yorkshire Police, Pearson […]

Man, 24, jailed for sex offences against 14-year-old girl

Man, 24, jailed for sex offences against 14-year-old girl

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David Stephen Tawse previously of The Avenue, Stokesley and York Road, Thirsk, was sentenced on Friday 20 January 2017 after pleading guilty to the offences on 21 December 2016. In November 2016 North Yorkshire Police’s Serious Crime Team launched an investigation into a suspected sexual relationship between Tawse and a 14-year-old girl. The investigation found […]