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UPDATE 1.30pm***Road closure on the A1***

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The A1 Southbound between J47 & J48 near Boroughbridge is currently closed. Emergency services are at the scene of a serious collision on the A1. The incident happened at 7.48am today and involved a single vehicle. The driver and passengers of the vehicle are believed to have serious, but not life threatening, injuries. Drivers are […]

Appeal to find Joseph Sandford wanted for recall to prison

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Joseph was released on licence, partway through a prison sentence for a number of offences including fraudulent use of a credit card, assault and obstructing the police. He has since failed to comply with the conditions of his licence and is now wanted for recall to prison. His home address is in Armley, Leeds, but […]

Appeal for witnesses and CCTV following assault in Poppleton, York

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It happened at about 9.50pm on Friday 28 May 2021, in Station Road, Upper Poppleton, and involved a large group of youths. An adult male victim was assaulted from behind, which knocked him to the floor, and a group of male youths then kicked him to his face and chest in a completely unprovoked attack. […]

Appeal for information following assault in Catterick Garrison

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It happened around Hallgarth area, Hipswell, Catterick Garrison between 9.30pm on Tuesday 8 June and 6am on Wednesday 9 June when a 57-year-old man was assaulted, possibly by two unknown offenders. He was taken to hospital where he was treated with a head injury. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full […]