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Archive – April, 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.

Ramadan Mubarak!

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Ramadan lasts for 30 days, ending on Tuesday 11 May. Ramadhan is a very special and blessed month which contains innumerable virtues and rewards for Muslims. Muslims believe that it was during this month the holy Qur’an (Islamic holy book) was revealed from the heavens and the first verses revealed on to the prophet of […]

Appeal for information after criminal damage in Thornton-le-Dale

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Between 10 April and 12 April 2021, the signs around the woodland walk near to the pond on Maltongate in Thornton-le-Dale were damaged. A commemorative plaque was also stolen at the same time. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the […]

Appeal for witnesses following incident on Kings Staith, York

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A man in his 40s was injured, and taken to hospital for treatment. The investigation is ongoing, including CCTV enquiries. Anyone who witnessed the incident, and has not already spoken to police, is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 12210096720.

Appeal following an assault on a man in Scarborough

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The assault took place between midday and 12.15pm on Sunday 11 April 2021 and involved a man in his thirties being punched in the face by an unidentified male driver of a plain white Ford Transit van. The victim sustained a cut to the mouth and was treated by paramedics on scene. We are requesting […]

Five teenagers arrested following violent disorder in Kirkbymoorside

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Five teenagers, all aged between 14 and 17, were arrested in connection with the incident. They have been released on bail pending further enquiries. Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information about what happened is asked to contact Police. Dial 101, press 1 and pass information onto the Force Control Room, quoting […]