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Archive – April, 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.

National Stalking Awareness Week

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Often, the types of behaviour which are recognised in law as stalking are not widely known by victims.  This national week will focus on raising awareness of stalking and spotting the signs that it is happening. The definition of stalking is a pattern of repeated, unwanted behaviour that causes a person to feel distressed or […]

Officers re-appeal for information following fatal collision in Strensall

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At around 9.20am on Monday, 3 April, a blue Peugeot 206 convertible collided with a stationary Mitsubishi Outlander. Later that day, a 23-year-old man from York, who was a passenger in the Peugeot died. The Peugeot had been travelling towards Strensall from the direction of the A64 and officers are keen to speak with anyone […]

Did you witness the events surrounding a collision in Strensall?

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident occurred at around 10.30am on Monday, 17 April on Flaxton Road and involved a burgundy coloured Audi and a gold coloured Volkwagen Golf. No injuries were reported but there is an ongoing investigation into the events surrounding the collision. Anyone with information which could assist with the investigation is urged to contact North […]

Appeal for information after police vehicles damaged in Thirsk

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  North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after two police vehicles were damaged while officers were attending an incident in Thirsk. The damage occurred between 12.20pm and 1.20pm on Wednesday, 19 April while the vehicles, a car and a van, were parked on Topcliffe Road. The rear window of the car was smashed, the […]