Officers from York Neighbourhood Policing Teams yesterday (19 July 2021) marked the start of a new partnership with sports club York City Knights and York’s three community rugby league clubs, Heworth, Acorn and The New Earswick All Blacks, to engage with young people across the city. Members of the Neighbourhood Policing teams will join the Knights on their summer […]
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June is Pride month – a month dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ communities all around the world. Pride is about communities coming together in celebration, protest, unity and solidarity. Pride is usually celebrated with big parades and marches, but with social distancing restrictions still in place because of the coronavirus pandemic, things will be a little […]
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) “Crime in England and Wales: year ending December 2020” release shows a crime rate of just 49.9 per 1,000 people – the lowest rate in the country, and far below the national rate of 80.8. North Yorkshire is the only police force area in the country that had a […]
WATCH: Dashcam footage as the pursuit unfolds WATCH: CCTV footage as camera operators track the chase through York Connor Glenwright, 21, who was on parole for robbery, reached speeds of more than 80mph, smashed into another car and drove on the wrong side of the road during the incident. It happened in February, when police […]
The National Wildlife Crime Unit’s Badger Persecution Priority Delivery Group (BPPDG) is today, National Badger Day (6 October 2020), launching a toolkit of resources to support police officers in investigating crimes against badgers. Badgers are one of the UK’s most persecuted species, despite having one of the highest levels of protection in law and it […]
A woman has been reunited with her bike after it was believed stolen from York District Hospital whilst she was working last Thursday night (14 May 2020). The woman finished her night shift to discover her bike lock had been cut and her bike taken at some point during the night or early morning. North […]