Home > News > 2020 > August

Archive – August, 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.

Appeal after collision in York

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Wiggington Road opposite the York Hospital at approximately 5.15pm on Friday 31 July. Three vehicles were involved – a black VW Golf, a black Hyundai Amica and a white Vauxhall Corsa which failed to stop at the scene. Fortunately, there were no injuries. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision, any […]

Appeal after man’s jaw broken in York assault

Posted on in News stories

It happened in Clifford Street, York, near the junction of King Street just after 11.30pm on Saturday night (1 August 2020).   The victim, a 24 year-old man, was punched in the face by another man who then left the scene along with a second man.   The victim was taken to hospital where he […]

Death of an 18-year-old man at Linton Falls, Grassington

Posted on in News stories

Members of the public were reported to be attempting to move the man to safety and providing lifesaving assistance. Officers arrived at the scene at 7.55pm and a local Police Community Support Officer provided CPR until Yorkshire Ambulance paramedics arrived shortly after. Despite the efforts of the emergency services at the scene, the man sadly […]