Jonathan Philip Clayton, aged 27, from Carlton, Stockton-on-Tees, was found guilty on all 13 sexual touching charges on 4 February 2020 following a trial at Teesside Crown Court. At the sentencing today (Monday 27 April 2020), Clayton also received an indefinite Sexual Harm Prevention Order and was placed on the Sex Offenders’ Register for life. […]
Archive – April, 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.
31 fines were issued on Saturday to people visiting from West Yorkshire, Lancashire, Cumbria and as far away as Kent. 17 fines were issued in Malham alone – with 13 being written in an hour, as day-trippers thronged to the North Yorkshire village. A further 30 fines were issued on Sunday, with officers issuing six […]
The warning comes after a number of collisions overnight that sadly resulted in the deaths of wild animals. At 6.35am today, a member of the public rang police reporting a young deer in the middle of Seamer Road, Scarborough, which had been hit by a car. At 7am, North Yorkshire Police officers on patrol came […]
During the past few weeks the team – ably supported by the Digital Forensics Unit – has conducted a series of operations resulting in six arrests for various alleged crimes. These range from sexual activity with a child and sexual communications with a child, to offences related to the possession, distribution and creation of indecent […]
Ahead of the good weather expected this weekend, North Yorkshire Police is again stressing the importance of staying home and continuing the fight against COVID-19. Sadly, over previous weekends the force has seen an increase in the number of people making unnecessary journeys into and around the region. In response to the growing number of […]
It happened on St Nicholas Crescent around 10pm on Tuesday 21 April 2020 and involved one or possibly two offenders shining torches through a side window which was slightly opened. No access was gained but it is believed this was their intention We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]