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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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The roadshow will advise people on online safety, personal safety and more

Keeping safe at Christmas roadshow visits Harrogate

A Christmas crime prevention roadshow that’s touring North Yorkshire is due to arrive in Harrogate today (Thursday).

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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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Minor damage was caused to a police car and the Reno Cliobut no injuries were reported

Firearms police force vehicle stop car after pursuit near Harrogate

A driver who failed to stop after causing damage in a supermarket was arrested by firearms officers near Harrogate.
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Weapons handed into North Yorkshire Police.

Shotgun 'disguised as walking stick' among 120 weapons handed in to police stations in Yorkshire

Dozens of shotguns, air rifles and handguns have been handed into police in North Yorkshire as part of a campaign to surrender weapons.

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Burglars have targeted McColls in Starbeck, Harrogate. Picture: Google

Witnesses saw young men running away after burglary at Harrogate shop

Two young men were seen running away from the scene after cigarettes were stolen from a Harrogate shop in the middle of the night.

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Police said three people were arrested.

Leeds and Bradford men arrested after quad bike police chase near Skipton

Three men have been arrested after a police chase involving a stolen quad bike and car, officers have said.

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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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No arrests have been made since the discovery on Sunday

Bin bags full of cannabis discovered near Harrogate

Seven bags full of cannabis have been discovered in a lay-by near 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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Three suspects have been remanded in custody.

Teenage boys from Leeds in police car-chase following Harrogate burglaries

Three 16-year-old boys from Leeds are in police custody following a number of overnight burglaries in Harrogate.
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North Yorkshire topped the list of theRSPB report

Bird of prey killings 'stain' on Nidderdale AONB's reputation

The killing of birds of prey has been called a 'stain' on the reputation of Nidderdale AONB by a committee chair.
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Do you recognise the man captured on CCTV cameras at the Co-op in Ripon?

CCTV images released as police in Ripon investigate theft from petrol station shop

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to trace after the theft of a case of cider from a shop in Ripon.

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Police were called to several incidents of antisocial behaviour in Harrogate on Halloween.

Teenagers threw fireworks at cars and eggs at houses on Halloween in Harrogate

Groups of 'youths' and 'teenagers in hoodies' threw fireworks at moving vehicles and egged houses on the evening of Halloween.
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Acting Inspector Paul Cording (NYP) posted pictures of the incident which saw three people sent to hospital. (Credit: @OscarRomeo)

Several hospitalised after two crashes on A1(M) near Harrogate within minutes

Several people were taken to hospital on Saturday (October 28) after two collisions, on the A1(M) near Harrogate, happened less than 10 minutes apart.
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Anti-social behaviour flagged at Knaresborough Castle by Royal Raven Keeper

A long-serving volunteer at Knaresborough Castle has voiced fears over the impact of anti-social behaviour at the iconic landmark.
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Two Yorkshire schoolboys arrested on suspicion of preparing for act of terrorism

TWO teenage boys from a  North Yorkshire market town have been arrested on suspicion of preparing for an act of terrorism.
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A suspected quantity of cannabis alongside two offensive weapons were found

Teenagers found with knife and knuckleduster in Pateley Bridge

Weapons were found being carried by teenagers following a stop and search in Pateley Bridge.
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