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Archive – May, 2021

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Appeal following assault at Scotch Corner services

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at around 4.05pm on Saturday 22 May 2021 when a male, teenage driver was assaulted by a group of motorcyclists following a minor collision at the exit to Scotch Corner services. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information […]

Dispersal powers may be used ‘as a last resort’ to keep York communities safe this weekend

Posted on in News stories

Areas including the Knavesmire, Millennium Bridge area and Earswick will be covered, with officers allowed to pre-emptively move people and groups on to prevent issues. It coincides with the final day of term for students in their final year of school. Neighbourhood Policing Inspector Lee Pointon said: “We understand people will want to relax and […]

Police find NINE people in unroadworthy, uninsured Skoda hatchback

Posted on in News stories

>> WATCH the video here Officers pulled over a Skoda Octavia in Norton near Malton after records showed it had no insurance. And they were shocked when nine people got out. One passenger was in the front seat, five were in the back seat and two climbed out of the boot. To make matters even […]