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Drink driving crackdown leads to 39 arrests in North Yorkshire in just 10 days

Police in North Yorkshire arrested 39 motorists on suspicion of drink or drug driving during the first 10 days of the force’s Christmas crackdown.

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Kev Kelly has been named as the Wildlife Law Enforcer of the Year.

Animal-loving copper cracking down on all wildlife crimes great and small in North Yorkshire

Animal-loving police officer Kev Kelly has been named as the country’s top law enforcer for wildlife crime due to his pioneering work in North Yorkshire. Chris Burn reports.

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A crackdown on drink and drug driving is underway in North Yorkshire

Festive clampdown on drink and drug driving launched across North Yorkshire

A festive crackdown on drink and drug driving across North Yorkshire has been launched today by police.

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The burglary happened in Dikes Lane, near Great Ayton. Picture: Google

Televisions still in original boxes were stolen from house near North York Moors

Police investigating a burglary in North Yorkshire want to hear from anyone who has been offered cheap televisions still in the original boxes.

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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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Can you help North Yorkshire Police to trace the person pictured in these CCTV images?

CCTV appeal after trailers stolen from North Yorkshire Moors National Park depot

Two trailers worth £2,700 have been stolen from a North Yorkshire Moors National Park depot in Castleton.

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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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Police are appealing for information.

Police appeal for 'dash-cam' footage of attempted JCB cash machine theft in Whitby

Police are appealing for drivers to share their "dash-cam" footage or information after a JCB was used to try and steal a cash machine from a shop in Whitby.

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Scarborough Magistrates' Court.

The 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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Hundreds of modern slavery victims in North Yorkshire alone

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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