Current North Yorkshire News
Sheep thefts top £120000 in Craven area of North Yorkshire - BBC News
The theft of livestock in North Yorkshire has reached serious levels, with up to 1,000 animals being stolen since last spring, the National Farmers' Union has said. Police said sheep thefts had reached significant financial levels with more than £120 ...
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:18:30 GMT
North Yorkshire war veteran's novel nominated for romance award - BBC News
A North Yorkshire author who served in the RAF's Bomber Command during World War Two has been shortlisted for a literary award. Bill Spence, 90, who writes under the pen name of Jessica Blair, has been nominated for a prize at the Romantic Novelists' ...
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 12:26:49 GMT
Biker death toll rise across North Yorkshire - Harrogate Advertiser
The 95 Alive Partnership, which brings together organisations in North Yorkshire to cut roads deaths, is behind the campaign which will also involve events through the year targeting bikers. Partnership chairman and Deputy Chief Constable Tim Madgwick ...
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:36:50 GMT
Blackmail pair jailed for 10 years after victim takes own life - North Yorkshire Police (press release)
North Yorkshire Police launched an investigation and arrested Aysha Mullah aged 18, and Javed Ali, aged 19, on 10 January 2014. They were later charged with blackmail. Mullah, of Olive Street, Bolton, and Ali, of Foxley Grove, Bolton, were each ...
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 15:40:20 GMT
Search for missing York man continues - North Yorkshire Police (press release)
Your family and friends are extremely concerned about you and are desperate to know that you have not come to harm." Anyone who can help to locate Ben Clarkson should contact North Yorkshire Police straight away on 101, select option 1 and pass the ...
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:33:18 GMT
Derrick North - Yorkshire Post
After serving him, Mr North rang North Yorkshire Police who arrested him in nearby fields ending an eight-day hunt for Hobson who had killed his girlfriend, her twin sister, and an elderly couple. After pleading guilty in court to the murders, Hobson ...
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 06:05:49 GMT
Domestic abuse in focus as part of national campaign - North Yorkshire Police (press release)
North Yorkshire Police have joined police forces across the country this week to raise awareness of Domestic Abuse and how the police and their partner agencies deal with these traumatic and often hidden crimes. Statistics show that one in four women ...
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:58:21 GMT
Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme is extended to North Yorkshire - The Press, York
A NATIONAL scheme to help protect victims of domestic violence has been extended to North Yorkshire and York. The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (DVDS), has introduced consistent standard procedures for police to follow over the disclosure of ...
Sat, 08 Mar 2014 08:11:34 GMT