The man, aged 51 from York, died in hospital this afternoon. We are not yet in a position to release the identity of the man. Police urge any witnesses who have not yet come forward to get in touch. Please dial 101, press 1 and pass information to the force control room quoting reference 12190062550. ******************************************* […]
Archive – April, 2019
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.
A member of the public contacted police at 4.30pm Saturday 6 April 2019 to report a sighting of a body in the water. Police, Fire and Rescue services and the Yorkshire and Humberside Underwater Search Unit are currently working together to recover the body from the water. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the person’s identity. […]
At about 5.20pm on Monday 1 April 2019, two people wearing balaclavas entered the store on East Lane and brandished a knife. They were told to get out, ran off empty-handed, and drove away in a vehicle. Police launched an investigation, including extra patrols to reassure the local community, and house-to-house enquiries in the area. […]
It happened between 10pm on Monday 1 April 2019 and around 10am the following day. The sheep was in a field with the rest of its flock near to an area known as Acraplatts. Sadly the sheep, who was pregnant at the time, has died from her injuries along with her lambs. Police are investigating the incident […]
The incident happened on Skipton Road Esso at 3.45am today. A man carrying a knife approached the cashier and demanded cash and cigarettes. He left with a small amount of money and tobacco products and was last seen heading in the direction of Majestic Wine, opposite the petrol station. He was wearing a white balaclava […]
Nicholas Burke, from York, was caught using the device to scramble a signal from a North Yorkshire Police safety camera van. The 46-year-old was sent to prison for two months by a judge at York Crown Court today after pleading guilty to the offence. Burke, who has since resigned from his job at a Ferrari […]