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Operation to protect marine wildlife underway on Yorkshire Coast

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Operation Seabird was launched in 2020 on the coastline of North and East Yorkshire to tackle disturbance to marine wildlife. It is a partnership-led initiative combining involving North Yorkshire Police and Humberside Police along with the RSPCA, Yorkshire Marine Nature Partnership, the Flamborough Head European Marine Site Management Scheme, Yorkshire Wildlife Trust and RSPB Bempton […]

Police out in force for rural crime clampdown

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Operation Checkpoint targets criminals who use road networks to prey on rural, isolated communities. Overnight on Monday 29 March 2021 into the early hours of the following day, officers from North Yorkshire Police’s Rural Taskforce, Neighbourhood Policing Teams and Operational Support Unit worked alongside Rural Watch volunteers across the county. A highly-visible police presence saw […]

Appeal following an incident on Albemarle Road, York

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It happened on Albemarle Road between 8.15pm and 8.30pm on Wednesday 31 March 2021 and involved two male victims being assaulted and five cars being damaged. One of the victims was taken to hospital with swelling to his eye and cuts and grazes to his face. He was taken to York Hospital and later discharged […]

Appeal for information after RTC in Ripon

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a 22 year old woman suffered a minor head injury as a result of a road traffic collision on Studley Road, Ripon around 9.45pm on Wednesday 31 March 2021. The incident occurred near to the River Laver Holiday Park and involved a grey Fiat 500 car and […]

Appeal following theft of moped in Catterick Garrison

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It happened between 8.30pm on Tuesday 30 March 2021 and 7am the following day. The moped was stolen from a residential parking area on Chepstow Close in Catterick Garrison. We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. We are appealing for information about any suspicious activity in the […]