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Roman skull stolen from North Yorkshire dig

POLICE are investigating the theft of a skull dating back to Roman times from an archaeological dig in Malton.

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Burglar struck at 85-year-old Bridlington woman's home: Police release e-fit of suspect

POLICE investigating a burglary at an 85-year-old woman's home in Bridlington have released an e-fit of the suspect.

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Teenager's death 'unexplained' after search around North Yorkshire

A teenager was found dead in "unexplained" circumstances, North Yorkshire Police has confirmed.

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World Cup 2018: Former England stars join counter terrorism police to give football fans security advice

Former England stars Alan Shearer, David Seaman and Paul Parker have teamed up with Counter Terrorism Policing to offer football fans security advice ahead of the World Cup.

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Woman wanted in Scarborough after court no-show

A woman is wanted by police after failing to attend court to face theft allegations.

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Drink and drug driving stop checks in North Yorkshire: Police campaign kicks off on first day of 2018 World Cup

NORTH Yorkshire Police will be carrying out hundreds of breath tests this month as part of a major drink and drug driving enforcement campaign that coincides with the 2018 World Cup.

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Woman falsely accused men of kidnap and rape after Whitby Folk Festival

A woman who falsely accused two men of kidnapping and repeatedly raping her has been given a conditional discharge.
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Smoking in cars carrying children was outlawed in October 2015.

Yorkshire councils issued just one fine in first two years of ban on smoking in cars carrying children

Only one person in the whole of Yorkshire and the Humber was fined in the first two years after it became illegal to smoke in cars carrying a child, a new analysis has found.

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Live audience will quiz North Yorkshire Police chief hopefuls before helping decide who gets job

Live audience will quiz North Yorkshire Police chief hopefuls before helping decide who gets job

Candidates hoping to become the next chief constable of North Yorkshire Police will face a grilling from a live audience - and you could be one of those asking the questions.

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Terry Rogers has been jailed

Rogue trader jailed after impersonating well-known brand and inflating bills by up to 17 times going rate

A ROGUE trader has been jailed for more than a year after charging homeowners up to 17 times the going rate for roofing jobs.

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'If you saw what I saw...' - Yorkshire traffic officer busts five common speeding myths

'If you saw what I saw...' - Yorkshire traffic officer busts five common speeding myths

A Yorkshire police force has revealed five of the most common myths about speeding - and the truth behind them - in a bid to make motorists drive more safely.

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Damage caused to one of the train carriages

Police describe "atrocious behaviour" of gang of teenagers who trashed historic train carriages

A GROUP of eight teenagers who trashed carriages on a historic train on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) have been sentenced in court.
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Whitby man arrested after brawl in town centre

Whitby man arrested after brawl in town centre

Police in Whitby are asking for the public to come forward as they investigate a fight in the town in the early hours of yesterday.

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Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Buying tickets for the FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia? Don't fall foul of the scammers

Significant worldwide demand for tickets is expected ahead of this summer's FIFA 2018 World Cup finals in Russia.

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Britain’s Most Wanted list: sexual crimes

These are the people most wanted by police forces in the UK in relation to alleged sexual offences.

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Yorkshire police force issues telephone scam warning - and tells residents how to avoid becoming a victim

Yorkshire police force issues telephone scam warning - and tells residents how to avoid becoming a victim

North Yorkshire Police have issued a warning about a telephone scam which has been used to target hundreds of people across the country.

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Windsor Terrace, Whitby. Image: Google.

Sex attack on woman in Whitby: Police appeal for residents' help with investigation

A WOMAN was subjected to a serious sexual assault after a night out in Whitby at the weekend.
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Scarborough councillor fined for town hall verbal assault

A sitting Scarborough borough councillor has been fined after pleading guilty to verbally assaulting a fellow elected member.
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Lansdowne Road, Bridlington. Image: Google

Man seriously injured in Bridlington street attack

A MAN suffered  a fractured eye socket during an attack in Bridlington.
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Royal Albert Drive, Scarborough; Image: Google

Scarborough seafront roads closed as car meeting takes place

POLICE have closed a number of roads in Scarborough's seafront area as a safety precaution due to a large car meeting.

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