It happened on Friargate around 7.40am on Friday 25 August and involved a woman who was shouting and kicking a white BMW which drove off in the direction of Castle Road. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone who witnessed the incident […]
Archive – August, 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.
It happened at The Blacksmiths Arms public house between 1am and 7am on Saturday 26 August 2017. Entry was forced to the premises, which is situated on Holywell Lane in North Cowton, and property was stolen from within. We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the […]
Sonny Elms fled after five members his gang were jailed for a total of almost 20 years. A warrant was issued for his arrest after he failed to appear at York Crown Court. It sparked a hunt for the 25-year-old that lasted for six months and spanned several force areas. Elms (pictured above) was found […]
It happened in the alley between Link Walk and High Street at 7.30am on Saturday 19 August 2017. It is believed that two women and man assaulted another woman in an attempted robbery. The two women are described as being aged late 20s to early 30s. They had their hair in ponytails and were wearing tracksuits and white trainers. The man is […]
It happened at Fusion Jewellers in Craven Court on the High Street at around 11am on Tuesday 22 August 2017. The offender snatched a white gold ring from the shop counter immediately after it had been tried on by a genuine customer. After collecting CCTV from the area, police are now seeking the public’s help […]
It happened on the building site off Blueberry Way at some time between Sunday 6 August and 1am on Monday 7 August 2017. Two building site vehicles were set on fire causing extensive damage. We are appealing for information about anyone that was seen acting suspiciously in the area at this time. Anyone with information […]