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Quad bike theft suspects tracked down with thermal imaging cameras and police helicopter

Posted on in News stories, Rural

At about 8.20pm on Monday 8 March 2021, a resident in Thorpe, near Grassington, noticed suspicious activity at his garage, where a quad bike was parked. He challenged two men who were inside, and they ran away and made off in a car nearby. North Yorkshire Police officers attended immediately and contained the surrounding area. […]

CCTV appeal following burglary on Jennyfields in Harrogate

CCTV appeal following burglary on Jennyfields in Harrogate

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened in the Norwich Drive area on Jennyfields sometime between 5.30pm and 9.30pm on Wednesday 3 March 2021. Suspects broke the lock on the front door to gain entry before stealing a number of sentimental and valuable items including wedding rings, necklaces, Gucci watches, a Givenchy bag and Dior Air Trainers. Officers have now […]

Appeal following break in at Selby High School

Posted on in Local appeals

It happened between 12.15am and 12.25am on Tuesday 9 March when four suspects trespassed onto the school grounds. They broke into the textiles room by forcing a fire door and causing considerable damage within the room by throwing paint all over it. The suspects are believed to have accessed and left the school grounds from […]

Appeal for witnesses and footage after burglary in Clapham, Craven

Posted on in News stories

At about 6pm on Saturday 6 March 2021, a group of men entered a house in Clapham and threatened the occupant. They left after a short time and ran off from the address. The victim was left extremely shaken but uninjured. The three suspects are described as being in their late teens or early 20s, […]

Man charged with conspiracy to supply drugs after off-road pursuit

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UPDATED 8 March 2021 Following the arrests, a 50 year-old Cawood man has been charged with conspiracy to supply class A drugs. The 50 year-old Doncaster man and the 49 year-old Cawood woman have both been released under investigation. Ref. 12210070555 On Wednesday afternoon (3 March 2021), as part of a pre-planned drugs operation at […]