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UPDATE – Arrest made in connection with burglary at elderly man’s home in Cliffe

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

Original press release issued at 5.20pm Monday 16 September 2019 Watch: CCTV released after elderly man is burgled four times since April Police investigating after a 79 year-old man was burgled four times in less than five months have released CCTV footage of a man they want trace. A man went into the elderly man’s […]

Tack marking event to safeguard Selby equestrian equipment

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Police will be offering a free tack marking service at R&R Country, Hemingbrough, Selby, on Saturday 5 October 2019, from 10am to 2pm. Using hi-tech “dot peen” property marking technology, leather and metal items of tack can be marked with a unique number – deterring would-be thieves and making it much easier to reunite stolen […]

Do any of these items belong to you? Appeal to reunite stolen property with owners after Selby burglaries

Posted on in Burglary, News stories

Officers are now hoping to reunite the items (pictured), which include wedding rings, watches, perfume, and pillowcases, with their rightful owners and are appealing for people to come forward. In the early hours of Tuesday 6 August, two burglaries occurred at houses in the villages of Chapel Haddlesey and West Haddlesey. Following checks on a […]

Disrupting drug dealers and troublesome tenants: Inspector Martin Wedgwood reports on what his team are doing to tackle drug dealing and antisocial behaviour in Selby

Disrupting drug dealers and troublesome tenants: Inspector Martin Wedgwood reports on what his team are doing to tackle drug dealing and antisocial behaviour in Selby

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Over the past few months we have been working alongside Selby District Council to address issues raised by local people which has resulted in the repossession of four properties and the eviction of the respective tenants due to antisocial behaviour and criminal activity at the properties. As a result, suspected out-of-town drug dealers who were […]