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Police tackle alcohol-related crime in Richmondshire with new community initiative

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Police will use a mix of education and enforcement to reduce drink-fuelled anti-social behaviour, especially in hotspots such as Richmond Falls. The move comes after local residents, including parents, responded to surveys by saying they would welcome more action and support on the issue. Officers will also help prevent alcohol sales to children and work […]

Appeal following two recent burglaries in Askrigg

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They happened between 1am and 4am on Sunday 5 September when two males gained entry to two local public houses before stealing items from inside. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about two males that may have been seen […]

CCTV appeal following theft from Leyburn shop

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It happened at the Co-Op on the Market Place at 11.05am on Thursday 8 July 2021 when a man entered the store and took a quantity of items without making an attempt to pay for them. Officers have now issued CCTV of a man they would like to speak to as they believe he will […]

Richmond: CCTV appeal following recent theft from Boots

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Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the woman in the image. Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Alan Fenney. Or email contact alan.fenney@northyorkshire.police.uk. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to […]

CCTV appeal following a burglary in Dalton-on-Tees

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The incident happened on West Lane, Dalton-on-Tees at 2am on Saturday 14 August 2021, when a number of power tools and two electric bikes from a secure out building were stolen. Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the image as they could have information […]

Family’s tribute to Linda Stockdale following a collision near Catterick Village

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Linda was a loving and devoted, partner, mum, grandma and friend to many. She lived locally all her life, growing up at Barden Lane Farm near Leyburn, living the last 18 years in Tunstall. Her whole working life was spent caring for, teaching and supporting young children and their families and she was looking forward […]