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Police promote crime prevention advice after theft of horse tack near Wetherby

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Following the burglary, North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce is urging horse owners and riders to join the Horsewatch scheme  for crime prevention advice, including details of security marking services available for tack. PC Hannah McPeake, of the force’s Rural Taskforce, said: “Sadly, a number of these crimes have been reported this year, with stables and […]

Appeal following dog attack near Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at Brayton Barff at approximately 4.45pm on Wednesday 20 June 2018 and involved a tan coloured large, solid-build Bull Mastiff/Staffordshire terrier type dog. The dog was not on a lead. The dog attacked a Jack Russell which was on a lead with its owner. The dog also bit the hand of the Jack […]

Appeal following recent motorcycle theft in Selby

Appeal following recent motorcycle theft in Selby

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Officers are appealing for information following the theft of a motorcycle in Selby. The motorcycle was stolen on Flaxley Road between midnight and 1am on Thursday, 7 June. It is believed two offenders were involved who are believed to have wheeled the vehicle along Flaxley Road on to Long Trods before riding it back along […]