Police are appealing for information and witnesses to the following crimes which have been reported in the town:
A purse and iPhone were stolen after an Otley Road property was broken into overnight between December 5 and 6.
A number of cars [parked on Queens Road had their wing mirrors broken overnight between December 6 and 7.
On the same night,a vehicle was vandalised whilst parked on Bogs Lane
Between December 7 and 8, two sites under construction within the town have been targeted by criminals to steal tools and metal.
Overnight between December 8 and 9 a vehicle has its tyres damaged while parked on Belmont Road.
On the afternoon or evening of December 10 keys were stolen from a property on Dragon Avenue. Offenders later returned and stole the car. The car was later seen by police at 10.45pm in Mowbray Square where three men ran from the vehicle, which itself was recovered.
Police are hosting the following event: On Monday, December 16 between 2pm and 4pm at Starbeck library PC Wilson and PCSO Northcott will be holding a police surgery.
If you have any information in respect of these or any other crimes, call North Yorkshire Police on 101.
Alternatively, you may contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.