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Harrogate: Appeal following criminal damage to cars at Dene Park

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The vehicles had their windows smashed with stones and other objects, causing hundreds of pounds worth of damage. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. Police enquiries in the neighbourhood are ongoing, including a trawl of council and private CCTV which covers the area. Three youths wearing […]

Appeal for two cyclists to come forward after witnessing collision on Askwith Moor Road

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It happened on Saturday 19 June at about 4.30pm when the motorcycle, that was travelling towards Otley on the Askwith Moor Road, was involved in a collision with the Auris, that was travelling in the opposite direction.  The motorcyclist was taken to hospital by ambulance with serious injuries before being released from hospital two days […]

Witnesses and driver of white Mini sought after rider knocked of his bike in Harrogate

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It happened at approximately 2.30pm on Sunday 20 June 2021 when the 17-year-old rider of a black Lexmoto Null Motorcycle was knocked off his bike. He sustained minor injuries as a result of the incident. Officers are appealing for witnesses to the collision or anyone who recalls seeing the vehicle(s) prior to the collision, to […]

Woodfield Road incident brought to a safe conclusion

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A cordon had been put in place and a police negotiator was sent to the scene to help resolve the situation which was reported to police shortly before 7am. A man in his 30s has been arrested on suspicion of affray and has been taken to hospital for treatment. A woman was also taken to […]

Two teenagers arrested on suspicion drug dealing in Harrogate

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Officers from the force’s proactive Operation Expedite team were patrolling in the town when the suspicious behaviour of the pair led officers to approach them. The suspects initially ran off from the officers but were detained following a short foot chase. The pair were searched under the Misuse of Drugs Act and two Kinder eggs […]