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Nursery mini bus damaged by vandals

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The vehicle belongs to Little Footsteps Nursery on Columbus Ravine in Scarborough. It was damaged on five occasions with the latest incident being reported on Wednesday (9 December) and believed to have taken place in the days prior. It involved a suspect damaging the rear tyres of the minibus with what is thought to be […]

Police launch video to highlight male victims of domestic abuse

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Made in partnership with specialist male domestic abuse charity the ManKind Initiative, the video features an interview with Paul Chivers, a survivor of domestic abuse and now a trustee for the ManKind charity. Sharing his story in the hope that it strikes a chord with other male victims and encourages them to take action and […]

Donations from police boost Christmas cheer in Eastfield

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Officers, PCSOs and staff at Eastfield Police Station clubbed together as part of Operation Cracker to collect non-perishable foods, household items, cosmetic items, children’s selection boxes, sweets, boxes of biscuits and mince pies for the most vulnerable members of the community. Organiser PC J-S Coleman, of Eastfield Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: “Sadly, many people see […]

Closure order secured for Northallerton property following ongoing anti-social behaviour

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On Friday 11 December 2020, North Yorkshire Police secured a three month closure order on a property in Northallerton following ongoing reports of anti-social behaviour, under the Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014. The property, a flat in the Bankhead road area of Northallerton, was investigated by Northallerton Safer Neighbourhood team in partnership with […]

Police operation underway after spike of catalytic converter thefts in York

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Officers have increased patrols and are urging vehicle owners to take extra precautions after a recent rise in thefts. High prices for precious metals and the popularity of hybrid vehicles are two of the factors behind an increase in catalytic converter thefts in York. In the four months from the start of August 2020, there […]