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As it happened: A week of gun violence on the streets of Sheffield

Sheffield residents have been left shocked after a week of gun crime on the city's streets culminated in the death of 23-year-old Assel Al-Essaie on Saturday.

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The case was heard at York Crown Court

Court: Student knocked man unconscious with single punch on night out in Harrogate

A drunken music student who knocked a young man unconscious with a single blow has been spared jail.

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Fresh appeal to catch killer driver ten years after pensioner's hit-and-run death

THE family of a pensioner who was killed by a hit-and-run driver in Knaresborough will join detectives next week to appeal for fresh information on the tenth anniversary of his death.
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Aston Martin supercar wheels stolen in Wetherby burglary

WHEELS from an Aston Martin supercar were stolen along with a number of tools and other items during a raid on industrial units in Wetherby.

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Police appeal after Harrogate attempted burglary

POLICE are appealing for information after an attempted burglary at a house in Harrogate.

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A man was found dead in the public toilets behind Sainsbury's in Knaresborough. Picture: Google Maps

39-year-old man found dead in Knaresborough public toilets

A 39-year-old local man was found dead in a Knaresborough public toilet at around 10.30pm on Tuesday February 14.

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The cases were heard at Harrogate Magistrates Court.

Court: Latest decisions from Harrogate Magistrates Court

The following were dealt with at Harrogate Magistrates Court on January 31:

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Professional thieves jailed after stealing thousands of pounds worth of goods from Ripon shops

Two prolific shoplifters have been jailed after stealing more than £3,000 of goods during a six-month crime spree.

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Harrogate man who groomed girls is jailed after admitting child sex offences

Harrogate man who groomed girls is jailed after admitting child sex offences

A man who groomed two girls is behind bars after admitting offences of sexual activity with a child and making indecent photographs.

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The cases were heard at Harrogate Magistrates Court.

Man attempted to steal large amount of champagne from Morrisons: Latest decisions from Harrogate Magistrates Court

The following were dealt with at Harrogate Magistrates Court on January 26:

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Police issue warning to residents after spate of burglaries across Ripon

Police have warned Ripon residents to stay vigilant and secure their properties after a spate of thefts across the city.

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Fish sold to the Harrogate pensioner

Scam warning as Harrogate pensioner tricked into buying almost £300 worth of fish

A Harrogate pensioner said he was left feeling foolish after being conned into buying almost £300 worth of fish from a rogue trader.

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Two red kites were illegally poisoned in the area last year.

Public urged to help police after birds of prey illegally poisoned in Nidderdale

People are being warned over the dangers of illegal wildlife poisoning after two birds of prey were killed in the Harrogate district last year.

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The problem is causing a danger to users of the Nidderdale Greenway paths including walkers and cyclists.

'Dangerous' and illegal motorcyclists in Harrogate targeted by police campaign

Motorbike drivers who ride illegally through public places are being targeted in a joint campaign to protect pedestrians and cyclists in Harrogate.

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Patricia Bullough and Maureen Brewer B.E.M of The Wetherby District Crime Prevention Panel along with Wetherby Ward Officer Steve Atkinson present a cheque to Matthew Jameson of Macmillan Cancer Support to the value of 430.45

Wetherby crime prevention panel closes after 40 years

A longstanding chairman of the Wetherby crime prevention panel has warned 'apathy could set in' as a lack of support has forced the group to fold.

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Tractor stopped in Ripley - image by Insp Chris Galley

15-year-old escorts drunk friends home in tractor before being stopped by police in Ripley

A memorable taxi ride home for two underage drinkers and their 15-year-old was cut short when their tractor was pulled over by police.

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A new drive has been launched to beat rural crime.

New drive to beat rural crime launched across Harrogate district

Thousands of farms across the county will be offered a free security check-up, as part of a major new crime prevention drive.
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Volunteers devastated as vandals attack Pateley Bridge beauty spot

Volunteers at a historical Pateley Bridge beauty spot have been left devastated after vandals broke in and caused extensive damage.

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Harrogate Magistrates Court: Latest decisions

The following were dealt with at Harrogate Magistrates Court on January 24:

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Jailed: Man found with sheep, hens, pigeons and turkeys in car despite animal ban

A man who was banned from keeping animals has been sent to jail after being stopped in North Yorkshire with a sheep, two hens, two pigeons and four dead turkeys in his vehicle.

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