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Long arm of the law reaching out to more

Police in Sherburn-in-Elmet are taking their front counter services into the community with a new service designed to interact with more people.

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Police want to trace this man and woman.

Fake £50 notes used in Ripon and Harrogate: CCTV image of suspects

POLICE investigating after fake £50 notes were used in  Ripon and Harrogate have released a CCTV image of a man and a woman they want to trace.

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Old Maltongate, Malton. Image: Google.

Roman skull stolen from North Yorkshire dig

POLICE are investigating the theft of a skull dating back to Roman times from an archaeological dig in Malton.

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Police are appealing for information.

Large number of items stolen in burglary at Harrogate's iStore

Harrogate's iStore has been burgled overnight, with a large number of electrical items stolen - including iPads, computers and iPhones
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The site at Brimham Rocks which was damaged by vandals. Picture: SWNS

'Please do come and see this special place': National Trust urge visitors not to stay away after 'mindless destruction' of Brimham Rocks landmark

The National Trust has urged people to come out and support Brimham Rocks despite the shocking vandalism which wrecked an Ice Age stone landmark.
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Katie Rivers has been jailed for two years.

Betrayal of trust: Ripon Carer who 'preyed upon a large number of vulnerable people' jailed after stealing £10,000 from residents

A care manager who stole more than £10,000 from people with acute learning disabilities has been jailed for two years.

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Pic: Google.

Gypsy caravan rider and horse seriously injured after crash with van on A65 near Settle

A man and a horse have been seriously injured after a crash between a van and a gypsy caravan near Settle.
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Pic: Google.

Gypsy caravan rider and horse seriously injured after crash with van on A65 near Settle

A man and a horse have been seriously injured after a crash between a van and a gypsy caravan near Settle.

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'Lunatic' speeding driver locked up at Leeds Court over death of 18-year-old student

THE HEARTBROKEN father of an 18-year-old woman who died after being hit by a speeding driver today described his daughter’s killer as a "lunatic".

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'No words to describe our pain' say family of tragic Leeds teenager hit and killed by speeding driver

The family of a Leeds teenager hit and killed by a speeding driver say there are 'no words' to describe their anguish.

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How tragic Leeds 18-year-old hit and killed by speeding driver may have saved nine lives after death

How tragic Leeds 18-year-old hit and killed by speeding driver may have saved nine lives after death

The family of a 'beautiful' 18-year-old Leeds student hit and killed by a speeding driver described how nine of her organs have been donated to save others.

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Left: Kieran McGowan was locked up. Right: Tragic Kate Whalley

Judge slams 'reckless and arrogant' driver who hit and killed tragic Leeds teen

A judge described Kieran McGowan as "reckless and arrogant" over his actions which led to the death of Kate Whalley.
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World Cup 2018: Former England stars join counter terrorism police to give football fans security advice

Former England stars Alan Shearer, David Seaman and Paul Parker have teamed up with Counter Terrorism Policing to offer football fans security advice ahead of the World Cup.

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North Yorkshire Police dismisses constable who admitted gross misconduct

North Yorkshire Police has dismissed a constable without notice after the conclusion of a misconduct panel.

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Graham Moon, 52, of Kirby Road, Ripon. Picture: Northumbria Police

'Emotionally scarred': Ripon man groomed and met 14-year-old girl FOUR TIMES

A 52-year-old man, from Ripon, who groomed a teenage girl has been jailed, after engaging her in sexual activity in his car four times.

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Heartbreak for young Leeds triathlete as burglars steal road bike from garage

A young triathlete had his road bike stolen by burglars less than 24 hours after competing in junior races hosted as part of AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds.
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York Crown Court.

Harrogate carer stole over £3,000 from blind women he cared for

A carer who stole thousands of pounds from two blind women to feed his ketamine addiction has been told to expect a jail sentence.

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All five were broken into yesterday

Police appeal after five break-ins hit Harrogate in one night

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after five residential properties across Harrogate were broken into yesterday.
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Smoking in cars carrying children was outlawed in October 2015.

Yorkshire councils issued just one fine in first two years of ban on smoking in cars carrying children

Only one person in the whole of Yorkshire and the Humber was fined in the first two years after it became illegal to smoke in cars carrying a child, a new analysis has found.

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North Yorkshire Police faces rising demand from 999 calls

New figures show the rising demand in 999 calls across North Yorkshire.
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