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Appeal to locate wanted Whitby man Stephen Anthony Phillips

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39-year-old Phillips is wanted for failing to appear at Scarborough Magistrates Court in connection with public order offences and resisting an officer. He is believed to be in the Whitby, Scarborough or Eastfield area. If you have any information which would assist officers to locate Phillips please contact 101, select option 1 and pass the […]

Teenager dies in single-vehicle North York Moors collision

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It happened at about 11.30pm on Bickley Gate, Langdale End, near Scarborough and involved a red Citroen C3 car, which left the road and collided with a tree. A spokeswoman for the force said: “We can now confirm that one of the five teenage occupants, an 18-year-old male, sadly died of his injuries yesterday evening. […]

Scarborough: Sudden death of man at Throxenby Mere

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The man’s family have been informed and are receiving specialist support from the police. Low Road, which goes around the mere between the end of Lady Edith’s Drive and Red Scar Lane junction, had remained closed while enquiries were completed at the scene. The road re-opened at 9.20pm. Anyone with information that could assist the […]

UPDATE: Man deliberately set alight in “unprovoked” incident in a Scarborough bar

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Update – 3pm, 09.08.2021 Police are no longer appealing for information about this incident after a suspect came forward following this appeal. The man from South Yorkshire will be interviewed shortly. Thank you to everyone who shared our appeal or provided information. Original appeal – 05.08.2021 North Yorkshire Police has issued CCTV images of a […]

New partnership launched in Scarborough to tackle underage drinking

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The CAP will work with youth services and local organisations to provide alcohol-free activities for young people. It will also work with local schools to take a proactive approach to alcohol education and ensure that young people are equipped to make the right decisions about issues including alcohol and drugs and anti-social and criminal behaviour. Working […]