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Appeal following assault at Norton Skate Park

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Police are appealing for information after a large group of young people threw an object at a member of the public at Norton Skate Park before subjecting them to verbal abuse. The incident occurred between 7-8pm on Tuesday 13 July 2021. Officers are aware of a number of instances of antisocial behaviour occurring at this […]

Vehicles damaged in Pickering – police appeal

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Between midnight and 7.40am on Friday 16 July 2021, two cars on Forest Road, Pickering, had an unknown substance poured over their bonnets, causing damage. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, […]

Malton: Car damaged by old floor tiles taken from a skip

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The incident involved old floor tiles being thrown from a skip and over a wall onto a blue Nissan Qashqai. Local enquires have led to the retrieval of CCTV which shows three teenage boys who we need to speak to in relation to the investigation. Anyone with information should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, […]

Appeal for witnesses following collision near Wharram-le-Street

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It happened around 12.30pm on Sunday 27 June 2021 and involved a black Suzuki motorcycle that came off the road. The rider of the motorcycle was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment – his injuries are not believed to be life threatening. We are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls […]

High-value mountain bikes raid in Helmsley: Middlesbrough burglary gang jailed for more than 10 years

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David Anthony Cave (pictured below), aged 47, of Lytton Street, was sentenced to five years’ imprisonment at York Crown Court for the burglary on 24 October 2020. Colin Andrew Redshaw (below left), aged 29, of Brough Court, and Paul James Donnelly (below right), aged 35, of Bolton Court, were jailed for three years and two […]

Investigation after ‘heritage crime’ arson at historic North Yorkshire chapel

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At about 9pm on Sunday 13 June 2021, a fire was reported in a storage room adjoining the War Memorial Chapel in a remote area near Oldstead, Ryedale. North Yorkshire Police officers and firefighters from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service attended the scene. The chapel was built from the ruins of a hillside farm […]