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Woman grabbed by hair during Jess Glynne gig in Scarborough

A woman at a Jess Glynne concert in Scarborough was grabbed by the hair by another gig-goer while queuing for the toilets with her friends, police said today.
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All of the cases were heard at Scarborough Magistrates' Court

Latest cases at Scarborough Magistrates' Court

The following were sentenced at Scarborough Magistrates' Court (addresses Scarborough unless stated):
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The scene at Whitby Fish Market where two men were found dead aboard the Eshcol.

Boat owner admits breaching safety regulations after two crewmen died in Whitby

The owner of a fishing boat on which two crewmen died from carbon monoxide poisoning while it was berthed in Whitby, has admitted two charges of breaching safety regulations.

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Police have appealed for information.

Arrest after 'electric shock weapon' discharged outside Whitby nightclub

Nightclub door staff restrained a man who had discharged an "electric shock weapon" which was disguised as a mobile phone in Whitby, police have said.
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Police are appealing for information.

Police name cyclist, 18, who died after Bridlington collision

A cyclist who died after a collision in Bridlington has been named by police as 18-year-old Lewis Booth.
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Scarborough Magistrates' Court

Latest cases at Scarborough Magistrates' Court

The following people have been dealt with at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court (addresses Scarborough unless stated):
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Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire' police and crime commissioner. Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

North Yorkshire’s police tsar could take on fire role

North Yorkshire’s police and crime commissioner could take over the work of the county’s fire authority as emergency services look at how to meet a new legal duty to collaborate.

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The CCTV shot of the man being sought by police.

Police release CCTV of a man wanted over pub theft in Ryedale

Police have issued CCTV of a man they are trying to trace in connection with a burglary at a pub near Malton.

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Shane Richards

Callous thieves who targeted elderly people across Yorkshire caught by their flat caps

Two men who exploited elderly home-owners and carried out a series of distraction burglaries across the county were finally snared by DNA in their flat caps.

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Officers are investigating an assault on a teenage boy

Fresh appeal after boy left in critical condition after party

Detectives investigating an assault which left a teenage boy in critical condition in hospital have launched a new appeal for information.
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The Hillsborough disaster

South Yorkshire Police chief describes Hillsborough disaster as 'appalling tragedy'

South Yorkshire Police's Chief Constable has described the Hillsborough disaster as an 'appalling tragedy'.
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Fans trying to avoid the crush at Hillsborough in 1989

BREAKING: Six individuals to face charges over Hillsborough disaster

Criminal charges are to be brought over the deaths of 96 football fans at a game in Sheffield 28 years ago, it was announced this morning.
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Hillsborough football stadium.

BREAKING: No organisations to face prosecution over Hillsborough disaster

Prosecutors announced today that no organisations are to face prosecution over the Hillsborough disaster.

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A clear strategy for dealing with rural crime needs to be developed by the government, the National Farmers' Union said.

Bid to stop ‘cross-border criminals’ targeting Scarborough and Ryedale

A police operation has been launched to stop criminals travelling into Scarborough and Ryedale to steal quad bikes, farm machinery and other valuables.

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North Yorkshire Police arrest 14 people as drink and drug driving operation continues

North Yorkshire Police arrest 14 people as drink and drug driving operation continues

Police in North Yorkshire arrested 14 people during the busiest 48 hours of their ongoing drink and drug driving operation.

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Police in North Yorkshire arrest five suspected drink and drug drivers in one night

Police in North Yorkshire arrest five suspected drink and drug drivers in one night

Officers made five arrests for drink or drug driving in one night as North Yorkshire Police's summer operation reached the halfway point.

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Arrests and searches as Yorkshire police join national operation to target cyber criminals

Arrests and searches as Yorkshire police join national operation to target cyber criminals

Arrests and searches have taken place in Yorkshire and the Humber as parted a nationwide operation to target suspected cyber criminals.

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Do you recognise these tools?

Police want to reunite these stolen tools with their owners.

Police are looking for the owners of suspected stolen power tools that were recovered following arrests in Whitby.

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A total of 172 arrests made in the county between 2013 and 2016 for either exposure or indecent exposure offences.

Locations of where county's flashers have been caught

A church, charity shop and a hairdressers are just some of the obscure locations where people were arrested for flashing in North Yorkshire.

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Crimestoppers is asking for the public's help in protecting vulnerable women being forced into sex work.

Women used as sex slaves kept in 'pop up brothels' in Yorkshire and Humberside

A campaign has begun to tackle the issue of women being used as sex slaves within 'pop up brothels' in Yorkshire and Humberside.

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