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Appeal following a damage only collision in Harrogate

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It happened at approximately 7.40am on 10 March 2021 and involved a  blue BMW and a Black Peugeot 206/207 possibly 2006-2010 model when a van signalled for the BMW to pull out of a junction. The driver of the BMW pulled over at Eleanor Drive waiting for the Peugeot driver to exchange details. The Peugeot […]

CCTV appeal following theft of fuel in Hutton Rudby

CCTV appeal following theft of fuel in Hutton Rudby

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They happened at the Spar Garage in Hutton Rudby on 25 January, 14 February, and 19 February 2021 when a convertible  Vauxhall Astra was filled up with fuel that was not paid for. Officers are asking for the public’s help to identify the man in the image as he could have information that would assist […]

Bravery of victims praised as their abuser is jailed for 17 years

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The sentence is made up of 11 years imprisonment (consecutive ) and a special custodial sentence of 7 years comprising a custodial term of 6 years and an extended licence period of 1 year . John Anthony Whitehead known as Tony, of Kexby Avenue was sentenced at York Crown Court on Thursday 11 March 2021. […]

Further arrest in connection with teenage drug death

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The 18 year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of Conspiracy to Supply Class A Drugs. He has been release on conditional bail. Josh was taken to York hospital by ambulance in the early hours of Sunday 27 September 2020, where he died later that day after having taken illegal drugs. Josh and his friend […]

Police respond to reports of concern for safety in Scarborough

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A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after dropping from the bridge. There is a significant police presence to deal with the incident and surrounding roads have been closed since around 11.35am, when the incident was reported. Some of the roads are now being reopened but motorists are advised to seek alternative […]

Five arrested in joint coast and cross-border drugs operation

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Officers from West Yorkshire Police, North Yorkshire Police, British Transport Police (BTP) and the Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) are continuing to investigate after executing warrants in Huddersfield and Whitby on 11 March 2021. Following an operation in Huddersfield, a man aged 22 was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A drugs, and […]