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Urgent appeal to find distressed man in Selby

Posted on in Missing people, News stories

He was last seen walking towards McDonalds from the Jet petrol station in Selby at 1.30am on Sunday 13 May 2018. He is described as White, in his 30s, short dark hair thinning on top, wearing all dark clothing, dark coloured trainer type shoes with white soles. He walked with a distinctive limp…. Officers are […]

Rider lends her support to police’s horse safety campaign

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21-year-old event rider Laura Birley, from Selby, North Yorkshire, started riding at the age of three and since then has had a successful career. Now she has joined police officers in urging riders to be safe and wear hi-viz clothing, particularly when hacking on roads. In 2012, Laura was first reserve for the British Eventing […]

Appeal for witnesses following theft attempt of lead in Selby

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened at an address on Park Street at 7.30pm on Thursday 29 March 2018. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information about two men who climbed onto scaffolding and attempted to remove lead from the roof. Anyone with information […]

Appeal following the theft of classic MG B GT car from driveway of house in South Milford

Posted on in Local appeals

The car was removed from the driveway of a property on The Bales, South Milford between approximately 12.30 and 2pm on Thursday 5 April 2018. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask to speak to Alison Baker. You can also email Alison.baker@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk […]

CCTV appeal following Selby mobile phone shop theft

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At about 1pm on Monday 19 March 2018, three men entered the O2 store on Gowthorpe in Selby and pulled two display phones from their stands, before running out of the store.    Officers would like to speak to the men pictured on the CCTV images as they may have information to assist the investigation. […]