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Malton police want to know about motorist's 'manner of driving'

Officers want to find out about one motorist's "manner of driving" on the night Malton Christmas lights were swithced on.
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The Clotherholme Road junction. Pic: Google.

Police say car 'did stop' after Ripon collision which left teen critical

Police have clarified that a car involved in a collision in Ripon which left a boy in a critical condition did stop at the scene.

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Police.

How will Harrogate mental health decisions affect our police?

The Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police has spoken out about the challenges in the force in light of decisions around mental health provisions in Harrogate.

Health
Chief Constable of NYP Dave Jones.

Cannabis misuse in Harrogate is 'growing concern' for councillors

Harrogate Borough Councillors have raised concerns with the police around the misuse of cannabis amongst young people in the district.
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HM Inspector of Constabulary Mike Cunningham.

Concerns over Yorkshire police force’s 'stop and search' scrutiny

A police watchdog has raised concerns about the way stop and search powers are recorded by one of the region’s forces.
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PCC Julia Mulligan.

Commissioner warns of £4.3million black hole for North Yorkshire Police

Harrogate residents are being asked whether they would rather see an increase to their council tax or a cut to the budget of the local police force.

Business
Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Police in North Yorkshire arrested 39 motorists on suspicion of drink or drug driving during the first 10 days of the force’s Christmas crackdown.

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Drink-driver crashed into parked cars while three times over limit

Drink-driver crashed into parked cars while three times over limit

A drink-driver who crashed into two parked cars in Wighill, near Wetherby, was found to be more than three times over the legal limit.
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Kev Kelly has been named as the Wildlife Law Enforcer of the Year.

Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Animal-loving police officer Kev Kelly has been named as the country’s top law enforcer for wildlife crime due to his pioneering work in North Yorkshire. Chris Burn reports.

Environment
Patrols have been stepped up by the council and the police.

Patrols stepped up at Harrogate council car park after antisocial problems

Police and security patrols of a council-run car park in Harrogate have been stepped up after a number of issues around antisocial behaviour in the area.
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The collision happened on the A1 northbound near Boroughbridge. Picture: Google

Police trying to trace lorry driver after crash on A1 near Boroughbridge

Police are appealing for a lorry driver to come forward after a crash on the A1 during the early hours of today.

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Police are appealing for information about the whereabouts of Callum Reed.

Wanted: Police hunting Harrogate man who missed court hearing

Police are appealing for information about the whereabouts of a wanted Harrogate man.

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Union Street, Harrogate. Image: Google

Man stabbed after fight in Harrogate town centre

A MAN suffered stab injuries following  a fight in Harrogate town centre.

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Have you seen Darren Plant?

Have you seen Harrogate man, Darren Plant - wanted by police

A 37-year-old man from Harrogate is being traced by police after failing to appear before Magistrates in connection with burglary charges.
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Make sure your valuables are not on view in your car. Also park in an area that is monitored by CCTV.

The Crime Matters column with Supt Paula Booth

Whether you are high street shopping or buying presents online, partying the night away or having a cosy evening in, it’s important that you do all you can to enjoy a safe and secure festive period.

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Man dies after early hours collision near Boroughbridge

Police have confirmed that a man has died after a collision near Boroughbridge in the early hours of today.

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Police are appealing for witnesses.

Police appeal after robbery in Harrogate

Police are asking for the public's help to find out what weapon may have been used during a robbery in Harrogate.

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Police have issued a warning about telephone fraudsters.

Fraudsters posing as HMRC officials target residents in North Yorkshire

Police are urging people to be on their guard after reports of telephone fraudsters posing as government officials.

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Police have arrested another man following a serious assault in Harrogate.

22-year-old man arrested in Harrogate on suspicion of attempted murder

A 22-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a serious assault that took place in Harrogate, just off Skipton Road.

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Thieves use forklift crane to steal cashpoint from Yorkshire supermarket

Thieves use forklift crane to steal cashpoint from Yorkshire supermarket

A gang of balaclava-clad men have used a heavy plant vehicle to rip an ATM from a supermarket wall.

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