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Safer Internet Day 2021

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In the UK, the chosen theme is: An internet we trust: exploring reliability in the online world. Safer Internet Day inspires a national conversation about using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically, and creatively. Co-ordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the celebration sees thousands of organisations get involved to promote the safe, responsible […]

Appeal following bicycle thefts in York

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The thefts happened at around 8pm on Saturday 6 February 2021. Officers attended the area and recovered a number of bicycles and we are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident and to identify any owners of the stolen bicycles. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation, or […]

Appeal for witnesses following robbery in Ripon

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The incident happened shortly before 5pm in the area of Hell Wath Grove, when the victim, a 17 year old boy, was approached by a group of unknown teenagers. The teenagers, all boys, threatened the victim with weapons and demanded the keys to his moped which was parked nearby. The victim handed over the keys […]

Court order in place to protect Hambleton residents from man’s criminal behaviour

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John Donaldson, 30, caused misery to residents of Brompton, in the Hambleton district, by being persistently drunk, under the influence of drugs, and involved in disturbances at his home address including fights in the street, loud music and smashed glass. Parents and children attending the village school were scared to walk past his property due […]

Appeal following fatal collision in Harrogate

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It happened just before 5pm on Thursday 4 February on Wetherby Road, near to the Esso garage, at the junction with Hookstone Chase. It involved a Grey Audi A3 that was travelling down Wetherby Road from Harrogate town, and a pedestrian who was crossing the road from The Woodlands Hotel towards Hookstone Chase. Sadly, the […]