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East Yorkshire crossbow suspect Anthony Lawrence - what we know so far

Police launched a search for Anthony Lawrence after a man was found dead and his pregnant girlfriend suffered injuries in an attack at their home near Driffield.

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Police have issued an appeal to find the suspect, 55-year-old Anthony Lawrence, and officers have found his car abandoned.

Suspected 'crossbow killer' found dead in vehicle in North Yorkshire after major manhunt

A man suspected of attacking a pregnant woman and killing her partner has been found dead, after a major manhunt was launched in East Yorkshire.

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Police seek witnesses after Whitby pub landlord attacked on New Year's Day

Police seek witnesses after Whitby pub landlord attacked on New Year's Day

The landlord of a Whitby pub was assaulted during the early hours of New Year's Day.
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CCTV cameras capture attempted burglary at Whitby jewellers

CCTV cameras capture attempted burglary at Whitby jewellers

Police in Whitby are asking the public to help identify a suspect in an attempted burglary at a jewellers.

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Lovesick man conned out of £90,000 on Match.com: fraud victims in North Yorkshire tell their story

Three victims of fraud have come forward to support North Yorkshire Police’s new Freeze on Fraud campaign.

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Two men police want to identify

Police issue CCTV images after a "cash scam" in Whitby

Police have issued images of two men they want to speak to following a suspected cash scam in Whitby.

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Police are appealing for information.

Whitby shop thief assaults store manager and returns items

A Whitby shop manager was assaulted by thief who had snatched items from a store.

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How Yorkshire detectives are getting a high-speed forensics boost to help solve crimes

Vital forensic results from the scenes of serious crimes are being made available to Yorkshire detectives in almost ‘real time’ thanks to a groundbreaking pilot.

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Police van vandalised during drugs operation in Pickering

Police van vandalised during drugs operation in Pickering

The tyre on a police van was slashed while officers carried out a drugs operation in pubs in the North Yorkshire market town.

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

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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Drink-driving breathalyser.

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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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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