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New partnership launched in Scarborough to tackle underage drinking

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The CAP will work with youth services and local organisations to provide alcohol-free activities for young people. It will also work with local schools to take a proactive approach to alcohol education and ensure that young people are equipped to make the right decisions about issues including alcohol and drugs and anti-social and criminal behaviour. Working […]

“Harrowing and disturbing” investigation in Filey: Child and dog abuser jailed for 18 years

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Kyle Stephenson (pictured below), aged 29, now of no fixed address, was sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment at York Crown Court today (Friday 16 July 2021). He was due to stand trial this week but decided to plead guilty to the offences against the boy and the girl. Stephenson also admitted committing bestiality after police […]

Appeal following road traffic collision in Snainton

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It happened at the junction of the A170 and B1258 at 1.50pm on Thursday 15 July 2021 and involved a black Kawasaki motorcycle and bronze coloured Kia hatchback. The rider of the motorcycle has sustained a fractured hip socket, wrist and rib as a result of taking evasive action. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

CCTV appeal following high-value shoplifting in Scarborough

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It happened shortly before 11am on Friday 9 July 2021 when two males placed over hundred Olay skincare products in two bags before leaving the store without making payment. When challenged by store security the two males fled on foot across the car park onto Falsgrave Road. The total retail value of the theft is […]

Well done to all involved in bringing this registered sex offender to justice…Stop It Now!

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https://www.thescarboroughnews.co.uk/news/crime/scarborough-paedophile-jailed-after-being-snared-on-messenger-app-by-undercover-police-officer-3296160 We’re using this opportunity to highlight a very important child abuse prevention service that is available for individuals who have, or are developing, a concerning sexual interest in children… ***The Stop It Now! UK & Ireland helpline*** The Lucy Faithfull Foundation works to prevent child abuse before it starts through its Stop It Now! […]