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Jogger in Selby assaulted by youths

Posted on in Local appeals

A group of five or six teenagers on bicycles were near the hairdresser’s on Barff Lane. A woman was slapped on the bottom by one of the group as she jogged past. The suspect is described as a white boy, around 13 years old, on a grey bicycle. He was wearing a grey top and […]

Warning posters sent to Selby after sheep injured – attacked lamb dies in Harrogate

Posted on in Rural

Sometime between 2pm on Friday 24 and 8am on Saturday 25 July 2020, two sheep were injured in a suspected dog attack. They were found by the farmer on Saturday morning. They survived, but required medication from a vet. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting […]

£500,000 to be invested in preventing crime in rural North Yorkshire

Posted on in Rural

Julia Mulligan, the county’s Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, bid for the Home Office money. The £548,980 of Safer Streets funding awarded aims to prevent crime, put off criminals and protect homeowners, their homes and communities while building the evidence needed to strengthen the case for future investment in targeted crime prevention. The community to […]

BMW stolen in a car key ‘2 in 1’ burglary Barlby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at Acorn Close, Barlby in the early hours of Friday 24 July 2020 when the offender(s) removed the door lock from the front UPVC door to gain entry to the house and then stole car keys from inside. They then used the keys to steal a grey BMW from outside. In a separate […]