Historically important sites in York and North Yorkshire include everything from scheduled monuments like the remains of Roman forts and villas to the world-famous natural landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors. However, they are at risk from criminals whose illegal activities could mean they are damaged or even lost to future generations. […]
Archive – September, 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.
The action was part of a national week of intensification led by the National Crime Agency and Regional Organised Crime Units to disrupt criminals and safeguard vulnerable people. In North Yorkshire officers arrested 14 men and a 17-year-old boy over the course of the week. The 15 suspects were arrested on suspicion of various offences […]
North Yorkshire Police’s Citizens in Policing Team have been working hard to re-start the sessions in line with strict COVID-19 guidelines. This has involved finding new and independent venues with sole use, so that they can keep the cadets and leaders as safe as possible during the pandemic. The first group to return was the […]
North Yorkshire Police is issuing a stark warning to anyone considering investing in cryptocurrency, after incidents in the county have resulted in nearly £300,000 being lost to scammers. Individuals claiming to be working for investment trading companies have offered to invest in bitcoin on the victim’s behalf, when in reality the money is stolen with […]
It comes as thousands of vehicles that had their MOT suspended for six months in April due to Covid-19 are almost due for an MOT test. Roads Policing Inspector Rich Champion said: “Some vehicles on the road today won’t have been MOTd for 17 months due to the Covid MOT suspension. So it’s vital that […]
It happened on Kirby Road at around 10.25am on Tuesday 22 September when a silver Ford Galaxy, registration number MK11LHD, was taken from Kirby Road. It was then seen driving at speed out of Kirby Drive, spin around in the middle of the road and make off in the direction of the town centre. Four […]