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“Harrowing and disturbing” investigation in Filey: Child and dog abuser jailed for 18 years

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Kyle Stephenson (pictured below), aged 29, now of no fixed address, was sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment at York Crown Court today (Friday 16 July 2021). He was due to stand trial this week but decided to plead guilty to the offences against the boy and the girl. Stephenson also admitted committing bestiality after police […]

Appeal following road traffic collision in Snainton

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It happened at the junction of the A170 and B1258 at 1.50pm on Thursday 15 July 2021 and involved a black Kawasaki motorcycle and bronze coloured Kia hatchback. The rider of the motorcycle has sustained a fractured hip socket, wrist and rib as a result of taking evasive action. We are requesting the public’s assistance […]

CCTV appeal following high-value shoplifting in Scarborough

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It happened shortly before 11am on Friday 9 July 2021 when two males placed over hundred Olay skincare products in two bags before leaving the store without making payment. When challenged by store security the two males fled on foot across the car park onto Falsgrave Road. The total retail value of the theft is […]

Well done to all involved in bringing this registered sex offender to justice…Stop It Now!

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https://www.thescarboroughnews.co.uk/news/crime/scarborough-paedophile-jailed-after-being-snared-on-messenger-app-by-undercover-police-officer-3296160 We’re using this opportunity to highlight a very important child abuse prevention service that is available for individuals who have, or are developing, a concerning sexual interest in children… ***The Stop It Now! UK & Ireland helpline*** The Lucy Faithfull Foundation works to prevent child abuse before it starts through its Stop It Now! […]

Driver arrested after car stopped with no rear tyre, eight occupants and no seatbelts

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It happened on the A64 just south of Scarborough during North Yorkshire Police’s seatbelt awareness campaign. Officers on patrol heard a strange noise coming from the Volkswagen’s wheels. They pulled the vehicle over, only to discover: It was being driven on a 60mph road with one rear tyre missing There were EIGHT people in the […]