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Archive – August, 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.

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Appeal following theft of mountain bike

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened near The Dales Bike Centre near Fremington, Richmond, during the Ard Rock mountain bike event at around 7.30pm on Friday 3 August. A competitor from the Ard Rock bike race had left his bright yellow 2015 Orbea Rallon leaning against the bike centre whilst on the phone. A man described as medium build, […]

Appeal following A168 serious road traffic collision

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at 7.40pm on Wednesday 1 August 2018 involving a cyclist and a red car on the A168 at the junction of Limebar Lane, Maton Cum Crafton. The cyclist was taken to Harrogate Hospital by ambulance and discharged after spending two days in hospital. The patient is recovering at home having suffered broken bones […]

How we connect with our communities – Police Community Support Officers

How we connect with our communities – Police Community Support Officers

Posted on in News stories

Building strong and lasting relationships with our local communities is the key to successful policing and there are many ways that North Yorkshire Police connects with its local residents. Holding local drop-in’s and surgeries, so people can meet their local policing team and raise any issues or concerns, officers attending local meetings and stopping to […]

Update on traveller camp at Whitley Bridge Cricket Club

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The land owner is progressing their own civil action. Superintendent Lindsey Robson, North Yorkshire Police’s commander for the York and Selby District said: “We are liaising closely with the travelling community based at Whitley Bridge Cricket Club who have reassured us that they will be leaving the site by tomorrow at the latest. “It’s not […]

Appeal for witnesses following attempted murder in Selby

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At 2.36am on Sunday 5 August 2018 police responded to reports of a stabbing where a 21-year-old man had received injuries to his chest and a 20-year-old man had received injuries to his wrist outside the Square Bar in Selby. Both men were taken to Leeds General Infirmary for treatment for their injuries. The 20-year-old […]