It happened in the war memorial gardens on Esplanade at approximately 7:15 am on 26 August 2021 and involved a tent being set on fire. Along with the tent, there were a number of other personal belongings which were also damaged beyond repair. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances […]
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It was found by a member of the public who was using a metal detector today (Thursday, 2 September). Explosives experts from the MOD will be carrying out a controlled explosion at around 6.30am tomorrow. Police are currently keeping the area safe with a scene guard and cordon. The device is going to be detonated […]
The incident happened at around 6.20pm and involved a silver Citroen Dispatch, a blue Mercedes Benz and a grey Seat Leon. All of the cars were badly damaged, and the road was closed while the vehicles were recovered. A number of people were taken to hospital with serious but not believed to be life threatening, […]
A Royal Air Force Mountain Rescue Service team searching for the 54 year-old missing man from Scarborough, Steven Pearson, have sadly discovered a body in woodland near Knipe Point, Scarborough. He has not yet been formally identified but his family have been informed and are being supported by officers. We ask that the privacy of […]
In August 2021, North Yorkshire Police handled 38341 calls across their control room and front counters in their police stations. ( Includes FCR and front counter – all customer calls) But did you know that you can now use the force’s website to contact them as an alternative to calling 101? From reporting non-emergency crimes, […]
The 28 year old Skipton man, Jamie Adam Carroll who was wanted for breach of a restraining order has now been arrested. Thank you to everyone who shared the appeal to locate him. Ref: 12210056558