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Substantial amount of cash stolen from safe at Simply Beds in Ripon

A substantial amount of cash has been stolen during a burglary at Simply Beds in Ripon.

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Jonathan Bennett. Picture: North Yorkshire Police (s)

Harrogate man jailed over terrifying Knaresborough robbery

A man from Harrogate has become the fifth person jailed for being involved in a robbery at a house in Knaresborough.
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North Yorkshire Police car vandalised with spray paint near the Fairfax estate

A North Yorkshire Police car has been vandalised as it was parked near the Fairfax estate in Harrogate.

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Professional burglar in £119,000 jewellery raid on Harrogate property

A professional burglar stole over £150,000 worth of jewellery, cars and antiques in a series of raids at properties across Harrogate and north Leeds.

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Joint owner of Spoilt Gelato Pajwa Mo (on right) with his daughter Laiqa(9) and joint owner Khuram Jahangir outside Spoilt Gelato in Starbeck.(1607253AM1)

Popular Spoilt Gelato owner left £600 out of pocket after one-year anniversary theft

A much-loved independent business owner was left £600 out of pocket after thieves smashed their way into his shop on the evening of their one-year anniversary.

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Tony Williams outside Boston Spa post office. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

I can see them still, says postmaster who tackled raiders dressed as women

A postmaster who was attacked by shotgun-wielding thugs said he still gets flashbacks of the robbery.

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Police have cracked down on unsafe taxi drivers in Harrogate.

Three unsafe taxis taken off Harrogate roads in police crackdown

Three Harrogate taxis have been ordered off the road in a police operation to crackdown on unsafe vehicles providing a service to passengers.

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County councillor calls for more traffic police on Harrogate's roads

A North Yorkshire County Councillor has called for more visible traffic police on Harrogate’s roads in a bid to reduce road casualties.

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More than 100 ASB incidents reported near Oxford Street since May

Oxford Street businesses have welcomed a crackdown on “intimidating” street drinkers with more than 100 Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) incidents reported to police since May.

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How they plan to fleece you online this Black Friday

How they plan to fleece you online this Black Friday

Researchers at Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK) have issued a fresh warning for shoppers not to be rushed into bagging a bargain this Black Friday as 15 million online shoppers could be putting themselves at risk of financial fraud.

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Betty Davidson. Image: North Yorkshire Police

Harrogate school’s catering boss jailed for stealing £98,000 of dinner money

A catering manager at a Harrogate high school has been jailed for stealing nearly £100,000 of dinner money over eight years.

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Man charged to court after reportedly throwing bike at Harrogate Theatre's doors

A man has been charged with criminal damage after reports he "threw a bike" at the doors of Harrogate Theatre in the early hours of Saturday.

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CCTV images released after meat theft from Leeds Road Co-op

Police have released CCTV images of a man who stole meat from the Co-op on Leeds Road.

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Intruders break into accommodation for elderly people on Cold Bath Road

Residents at an accommodation for elderly people in Harrogate were left startled when intruders forced their way into the building on Sunday.
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Woman inappropriately touched on train between Harrogate and York

A woman has been inappropriately touched by a man as she travelled on a train between Harrogate and York.

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Son's despair as thieves steal loving tributes from Stonefall Cemetery

A loving son has called for greater security measures at Stonefall Cemetery after tributes he left on his mother and father’s grave were stolen.

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Gillian Anne Lischke. Picture: NYP

Harrogate woman handed Criminal Behaviour Order for religiously aggravated offences

A 58-year-old woman has been handed a three-year Criminal Behaviour Order after her anti-social behaviour caused a significant impact on residents in Harrogate.

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There were wide variations in the rate of complaints received by Yorkshire's police forces.

Postcode lottery for Yorkshire police complaints is revealed

The police watchdog has warned of a ‘postcode lottery’ in the way forces around the country deal with complaints against their officers.

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Louis Vuitton bag stolen from Harrogate Viper Rooms

CCTV images of two people have been released after a Louis Vuitton handbag and other valuable items were stolen in a Harrogate nightclub.
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Police are looking for wanted man - Ryan Michael Mulvaney. 
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Police hunt 'wanted man' in Harrogate and Knaresborough

A man wanted in connection with two burglaries, is believed by police to be in the Harrogate and Knaresborough area.

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