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You're most likely to drink drive if you work in one of these professions

Construction workers are at high risk of being caught drink driving, according to new research.

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The changes threaten the whole newspaper industry, not just the national press

Here's how you can help to defend a free British media

Today is your last chance to stand up and defend a free British press - and your right to know.

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Donkey bitten by dog on Scarborough beach

Donkey bitten by dog on Scarborough beach

A donkey working on a popular Yorkshire beach has been attacked by an out-of-control dog.

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Scammers applying for fake mortgages on empty homes in Yorkshire

Scammers applying for fake mortgages on empty homes in Yorkshire

A criminal gang is carrying out an elaborate property scam by targeting unsuspecting Yorkshire home owners.

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People pretending to be from Amazon are carrying out an email scam.

'Fake Amazon scam' warning as fraudsters target Yorkshire

Action Fraud and police in Yorkshire have received several reports from victims who have been sent convincing looking emails claiming to be from Amazon.
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File pic: RAF Fylingdales

Updated: Helicopter locates missing man on moors

A large search for a missing man has ended this afternoon after he was found by the police helicopter.

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A third of people in Yorkshire and the Humber have admitted to sharing their online passwords with other people.

Cyber crime: A third of people in Yorkshire admit to sharing online passwords

Senior police officers leading the fight against cyber crime in Yorkshire and the Humber have urged the public to take basic precautions after statistics revealed almost one in three people in the region had shared their passwords with someone else.

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The woman and man police would like to speak to

CCTV appeal after purse stolen

Police have released CCTV images of a man and woman they would like to speak to after a purse was stolen from a pub in Whitby.
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All four Yorkshire police forces recorded a rise in crime last year.

Big rise in crimes behind closed doors, says Yorkshire police chief

A change in the nature of crime means offences are increasingly happening behind closed doors rather than in public places, according to a senior Yorkshire police officer.

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Whitby restaurant-owner fined over fire inspection failures.

A Whitby restaurant-owner has been fined £40,000 over breaches to fire safety laws.

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Man who shot biker is spared prison

An air rifle-wielding Whitby yob who originally claimed he was "shooting rats" when he hit a motorcyclist through the visor of his helmet has avoided jail.
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Do you know this man?

CCTV appeal after Whitby shop theft

Police have issued CCTV of a man they want to speak to after alcohol was stolen from a shop in Whitby.

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Rural Crime Raid.
Barns End Cottage, Barns End Farm, Quernmore.
and Disused sub station across road off Long Lane, Quernmore.

North Yorkshire left with seven-figure rural crime bill

Rural crime cost North Yorkshire over a million pounds in 2015, new figures have revealed.

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Tide warning after five rescued by lifeboat at Flamborough

Five people were rescued by lifeboat after they were cut off by the tide at Flamborough’s North Landing.

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Latest court cases

Latest cases at Scarborough Magistrates' Court

The following cases have been dealt with by Scarborough magistrates (addresses Scarborough unless stated):
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Scarborough Magistrates' Court: latest sentences handed down

The following cases were dealt with at Scarborough Magistrates' Court (addresses Scarborough unless stated);
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Jail for Scarborough man who fought with 11 women including police

A man knocked a female police officer unconscious by elbowing her in the face after she tried to stop him attacking a group of women.

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Magistrates' court cases

Latest cases at Scarborough Magistrates' Court

The following were dealt with by Scarborough magistrates (addresses Scarborough unless stated):

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Video: Police seize former legal highs from Leeds ‘head shop’

POLICE in Leeds seized what were formerly known as legal highs during a visit to a ‘head shop’ just hours after a wide range of substances were outlawed.

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