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Archive – January, 2020

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.

12 hours from arrest to charge for Harrogate county lines suspect

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The men, who are both from Leeds and aged 23 and 29, were arrested on the afternoon of Wednesday 29 January when officers stopped a vehicle in Harrogate. Inside they found a large quantity of drugs and cash. By 2am the following morning, the passenger (29) was charged with possessing heroin and cocaine with intent […]

Meet the three new canine crime fighters hitting the streets of North Yorkshire

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Police Dogs PD Skye and PD Mason are the force’s newest recruits having just successfully completed their four-week initial course to become licensed ‘Drugs, Cash and Firearms detection dogs’. They join PD Barney who, having already been working as a ‘Drugs and Cash detection dog’ for six months, has successfully completed the final part of […]

East Ayton man sentenced for multiple driving offences

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23 year old Angus Mackenzie Law (12/10/1996) of Main Street, East Ayton, was disqualified from driving for two years and given 150 hours community service at Scarborough Magistrates Court on Monday 27 January 2020 after he was found guilty of four driving offences. Law failed to stop for police when he was spotted driving at […]

Appeal following a commercial burglary in York

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It happened at Brown’s, Davygate, York at 5.20am after someone forced entry in to the store. 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 persons seen loitering in the area around the time of the incident, either as people […]