The operation was part of a wider national clampdown, dubbed Operation Tornado II, which has seen forces across the country focus on metal theft and waste crime over the past week. This kind of crime is a national issue, but North Yorkshire’s isolated, rural areas are particularly vulnerable to such offending – which is often […]
Archive – October, 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.
This year the Operation Cracker campaign will be a ‘virtual’ one, with the normal programme of events planned for the Christmas period being placed on hold due to the Covid-19 pandemic Key to the campaign – which is scheduled to run from November through to the beginning of April 2021 – will involve the use […]
Officers engaged with 164 motorists as part of TyreSafe’s annual Tyre Safety Month campaign. The campaign takes place every October and is used to advise and encourage drivers to make sure that they regularly check their tyres for any damage, wear or deflation that could potentially put their safety or the safety of other road […]
Councillor Keith Aspden, Leader of City of York Council and Chair of the Outbreak Management Advisory Board said: “There’s no doubt that these new restrictions will make life more challenging, but we need to pull together across the city and support each other. The best way we can do this is by following the new […]
Hayes, 25 from York, previously of no fixed abode, is wanted on an arrest warrant for failing to surrender. The original offence he committed was an incident of Criminal Damage in Scarborough in August 2019. It is believed Hayes could be in the areas of York, Scarborough, Middlesborough, Liverpool, Norwich or Scotland. Anyone who thinks […]