Home > News


Read the latest local appeals, news stories and missing person alerts. The full list of stories, in date order, is below. But you can use "categories" and "neighbourhoods" to filter your selection.

Three arrested as man dies following incident in Skipton

Posted on in News stories

Three men have been arrested after a man died in Skipton last night (Wednesday, 28 July). Officers were called Aireville Park at around 8pm following a report of a man suffering serious injuries at the location. The man was taken to hospital for treatment but was pronounced dead a short time later. The man’s next […]

Appeal for witnesses following serious collision on A19

Posted on in News stories

The incident happened on the North Bound carriageway near Staddle Bridge, Northallerton, at 3.55am and involved three vehicles. The occupants of the white Toyota Hilux and the yellow Daily Iveco were uninjured. The occupants of the silver Nissan Juke, all men aged 21, 26 and 31, were taken to hospital with serious but not believed […]

Northallerton area appeal following fatal three-vehicle collision on A19 near Thimbleby

Posted on in News stories

It occurred at around 12.45am today (Tuesday 28 July 2021) and involved a green Polaris all-terrain vehicle with a trailer, a white Vauxhall Vivaro van, and a black VW Golf. It is believed the Polaris had entered the south-bound carriageway of the A19 from the direction of Thimbleby when the initial collision occurred with the […]

Appeal following criminal damage in Colburn

Posted on in Local appeals

It involved several vehicles being damaged in the the Colburn area on Wednesday 28 July at approximately 4:30am. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about any persons who may be responsible for this crime. Anyone with information that could […]

Trouble-maker jailed again, just weeks after being released from prison

Posted on in News stories

John Donaldson, who was frequently drunk or on drugs, carried out a “campaign of violence against his community” in Brompton near Northallerton, magistrates said as they jailed him for 18 weeks in January for criminal damage and public order offences. He was issued with a Community Behaviour Order (CBO), to try to improve his behaviour […]