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Archive – February, 2018

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.

Uplifted sentences applied to five North Yorkshire hate crime cases

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The report features five cases from North Yorkshire – three cases of racially motivated hate crime, one of religiously motivated hate crime and one of homophobic hate crime. Hate crime is any criminal offence, where the perpetrator is motivated by a hostility or prejudice based on the victim’s disability, race, religion, sexual orientation or gender […]

Appeal for witnesses after male assaulted in York city centre

Posted on in Local appeals

At approximately 00:40 hours on Saturday 10 February 2018 whilst waiting to use the cash point on Rougier Street, the victim was punched in the face causing significant injuries. After attending York District Hospital the victim has received treatment for two broken teeth, a broken cheekbone and a broken nose due to this incident. The […]

Appeal following burglary in Skipton

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at Pennine Cruisers on Coach Street between 14.30hrs on 11/02/18 to 08.00hrs on 12/02/18. Offender(s) have forced entry into the premises and stolen an amount of cash from inside. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any […]

Appeal for witnesses following assault in Scarborough town centre

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It happened on Foreshore Road between 10.30pm and 11pm on Saturday 10 February 2018 and involved a 29-yearold man and 32-year-old woman. They also had a boy believed to be around 13-years-old with them. The man suffered minor injuries to his face as a result of the incident. Police are appealing to anyone who was in the […]