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Appeal after brick thrown through Selby bedroom window

Posted on in Local appeals

It occurred at approximately 11:26pm on Tuesday 29 May 2018 at an address on Shireburn Grove, Selby. Officers are appealing to anyone who either witnessed the incident or has any information about the people responsible to contact them. Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option […]

Appeal following an attempt burglary at Camblesforth Post Office

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened on Croft Road between 9pm on Monday 21 May  and 4am on Tuesday 22 May 2018 and involved a padlock being removed from an access gate and damage being caused to a window in an apparent attempt to gain entry. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding […]

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 […]