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Hundreds of modern slavery victims in North Yorkshire alone

A new scheme has been set up to help local businesses and public service workers recognise the signs of modern slavery in rural Yorkshire.

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Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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A call about a Tesco delivery van was made to North Yorkshire's 101 number

Police? I’m suspicious because there’s a Tesco delivery van in my village

A resident in a North Yorkshire village rang a police call centre after seeing a Tesco delivery van - and claimed it was suspicious because “people in this village don’t shop at Tesco”.

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Anti-fracking protester charged after climbing onto lorry in Whitby

Anti-fracking protester charged after climbing onto lorry in Whitby

A man has been charged after climbing onto the roof of a lorry in Whitby as part of anti-fracking protests.

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Free online child safety workshops launched in North Yorkshire for primary school parents

Free online child safety workshops launched in North Yorkshire for primary school parents

Parents in North Yorkshire are being offered free training on keeping young children safe on the internet after a new partnership was launched.
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Free online child safety workshops launched in North Yorkshire for primary school parents

Free online child safety workshops launched in North Yorkshire for primary school parents

Parents in North Yorkshire are being offered free training on keeping young children safe on the internet after a new partnership was launched.

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All 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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Police have appealed for witnesses.

'Immense courage' of drivers who rescued Whitby mother and her baby before car burst into flames

Heroic drivers stopped to rescue a seriously injured mother and her baby from a car moments before it burst into flames after a collision near Whitby.

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Police thanked the public for sharing their appeal.

Public thanked after missing Hull man believed to have been in North Yorkshire found 'safe and well'

Police have thanked members of the public for their help in finding a missing Hull man.

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The coastguard are out.

Coastguard out in Scarborough in search for missing person

The coastguard has been sent out to Scarborough in search of a missing person.
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The Windmill Inn, where the fight took place. Pic: Google Maps

Man hospitalised with head injuries after fight at pub near Whitby

A man was left with serious head injuries after a fight at a pub near Whitby over the weekend.
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North Yorkshire Police seeking 20 new recruits for force control room

Could you take a call from somebody who has just witnessed a murder or suffered abuse for years?

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Alma Parade in Scarborough. Pic: Google Maps

Appeal by Scarborough police after moped is stolen

The theft of a blue and silver moped in Scarborough has sparked a police appeal for information.

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Steve Howley, secretary of the FBU in North Yorkshire, supports Julia Mulligan's proposal to replace the existing North Yorkshire fire service watchdog.

Union backs plans for North Yorkshire crime tsar to take over fire authority

The North Yorkshire branch of the Fire Brigades Union has given a cautious backing to plans that would see the county’s police commissioner take over the governance of its fire service.

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The man is due to appear at Scarborough Magistrates Court on September 14.

Man charged with burglary of a boat in Whitby harbour

A man is due to appear in court charged with burglary of a boat in Whitby harbour.

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LATEST: Man comes forward after fears for his safety in Whitby

LATEST: Man comes forward after fears for his safety in Whitby

North Yorkshire Police say that a man they were looking for after reports he was in the sea has come forward safe and well.

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CCTV of a man police want to trace

Police release CCTV of man in Whitby after concerns were raised for his safety

Police want to know a man seen walking on West Pier in the early hours of Tuesday is "safe and well."

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Do you know this man?

CCTV appeal to trace man in Whitby

Whitby Police are "urgently" trying to find a male pictured on CCTV walking over the swing bridge onto Church Street.

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North Yorkshire Police has released a film about their new initiative Project Servator

Video: Police mark 50th deployment of "unpredictable policing" project

North Yorkshire Police has released a video marking the 50th time teams have been sent out to "deny, detect and deter" criminal and terrorist activity in crowded places.

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The two men with the Boxer who police want to speak to

Boy needs plastic surgery after being bit on face by dog in Robin Hood's Bay

An 11-year-old boy needed plastic surgery for facial injuries after being attacked by a dog in Robin Hood's Bay.
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