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Archive – March, 2021

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 following a Burglary near Selby

Appeal following a Burglary near Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened in the early hours of Friday the 26 February 2021 when a bicycle was stolen from a property in Wistow, Selby. The bicycle was a SCOTT Genius 720 full suspension mountain bike which is described as white and black in colour with the SCOTT logo printed in red along the main frame and […]

Appeal following theft of motorbike in York

Posted on in Local appeals

Officers on patrol located a motorcycle on Kingsway North, York in the early hours of Tuesday 30 March 2021. It appears that it had been stolen and then an attempt had been made to set it alight. The motorcycle is believed to have been stolen from nearby Cromer Street. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

Changes to our social media accounts

Posted on in News stories

We are doing this in line with recommendations from the National Police Chief’s Council (NPCC) on the management of police social media accounts which are based on public feedback and the National Policing Digital Strategy. Behind the changes that we are making is the absolute imperative to protect our communities and our officers, staff and […]

Appeal following assault at Askham Bar, York

Posted on in News stories

The incident happened on Monday 8 March at around 11.40am when an 18 year old was assaulted as he left the Tesco store making his way back to York College. It happened on the ramp that leads from the Tesco carpark to the crossing on Tadcaster Rd. The suspect is described as a white man, […]

Appeal following altercation in York

Posted on in Local appeals

The incident happened between 5.45pm and 6.15pm on Wednesday 24 March 2021 and involved two male teenagers having a verbal altercation, during which one  of the males appeared to be in possession of a knife and threatening the other male. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. […]