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Man arrested after crash in York

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It happened in Acomb on Saturday (29 May). A local man has been arrested in connection with the incident, which concluded on Foxwood Lane at around 7.10pm. A blue Vauxhall Astra, which police believe was being driven erratically, crashed into railings at York Rugby Club, causing significant damage. The driver left the scene before police […]

Dispersal powers may be used ‘as a last resort’ to keep York communities safe this weekend

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Areas including the Knavesmire, Millennium Bridge area and Earswick will be covered, with officers allowed to pre-emptively move people and groups on to prevent issues. It coincides with the final day of term for students in their final year of school. Neighbourhood Policing Inspector Lee Pointon said: “We understand people will want to relax and […]

Appeal to reunite stolen bikes with owners

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North Yorkshire Police is issuing an appeal to locate two bicycles with their owners. The bikes have been recovered as part of an investigation into a series of thefts in the York area. They are: MERIDA BIG NINE- black and lime green SCOTT ASPECT – black and turquoise If you or anyone you know has […]

Police investigating serious collision north of York appeal for information

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It happened in Sheriff Hutton on Sunday (23 May) and involved a white Ford Fiesta and an ambulance. The driver of the car, a man in his 40s, sustained very serious injuries and currently remains in hospital. The ambulance was responding to another incident when the collision happened, at around 5.55pm on Moor Lane, near […]

Four arrested in York as crackdown on drug supply continues

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Officers from North Yorkshire Police’s proactive drugs team, Operation Expedite and the Operational Support Unit carried out the warrant at a property in the Tang Hall area. All four were arrested on suspicion of drugs offences and remain in police custody for questioning as the investigation continues. Officers also seized a quantity of drugs and […]

Appeal following burglary in York

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It happened on Burton Avenue at approximately 4am on Tuesday 11 May 2021 when an offender smashed a window to the victim’s home and stole a wallet which was placed near to the window..Attempts were also made to gain access to the property. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances […]