The Office of National Statistics’ “Crime in England and Wales, year ending December 2014” report published 23 April 2015, shows there were a total of 34,499 crimes in North Yorkshire – a very slight 0.2% increase (75 more crimes) in comparison to the same period in 2013. This includes 30,475 victim-based crimes which have seen […]
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A couple of weeks ago (March 15) we posted a piece from Terry Wallis, Area Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator for Kirkbymoorside and surrounding villages, about the usefulness of CCTV cameras in catching burglars. Terry continued: However, it is obviously preferable to stop the crime being committed in the first place, and this is where Neighbourhood […]
Thanks to Terry Wallis, local Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator for sending us this item. Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Metropolitan Police Commissioner, has been in the national news promoting the use of CCTV cameras by householders. He comments in the Daily Mail that police forces need crime scene footage, and that cameras at eye level are often […]
New drug drive legislation comes into force on 2 March 2015. This short campaign video reminds people taking medicines to check with their doctor or pharmacist before getting behind the wheel.
A “good news story” in which Country Watch volunteers supported the Police and arrests were made relating to the burglaries reported yesterday in Pickering and Kirkbymoorside – an excellent result! Five people were arrested as Operation Hawk officers targeted rural crime hotspots and major road networks used by travelling criminals. The hard-hitting ‘day of action’ […]
The next Helmsley/ Kirkbymoorside Community and Police Group (CAP) meeting will be on Monday 30th March commencing at 7.15pm at the Methodist School Room, Piercy End, Kirkbymoorside.
Call 101 – for all non-emergencies For general enquiries (for example, to contact an officer or Police station) or to report an incident that does not require immediate attention, dial 101. Calls are charged at 15p. After dialling 101, you will be given four options: Press 1 to report a crime, incident, or to provide […]
Message from Julia Mulligan As your Police and Crime Commissioner I have an obligation to set the police precept – the amount you pay for policing in your Council Tax. A survey is now open so you can give your feedback as to whether you want a tax freeze this year or if you want […]
Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner and Jonathan Mortimer, the independent Chairman of the Out of Court Disposal Scrutiny Panel, are today asking for victims of crime to come forward to help scrutinise the use of police cautions and other non-court penalties. The Panel was set up earlier in the year in response […]
Do you have a question for Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner? Julia Mulligan, is hosting a live webchat to give the residents of North Yorkshire the opportunity to ask any questions they have on the recently updated Police and Crime Plan. The webchat will take place on Wednesday 19 November at 7.00pm. […]
Following a comprehensive consultation with the public across North Yorkshire, Police and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan, has unveiled a refreshed draft Police and Crime Plan. She now wants to know if you agree with the goals and objectives she has set for the Chief Constable. The four priorities for North Yorkshire Police are: Protect Vulnerable […]
Your opportunity to discuss crime and policing concerns face to face with P&CC Julia Mulligan at Kirkbymoorside Library on Thursday 6th November between 10am and noon. Kindly note that these meetings are by appointment only. To book your appointment call 01423 569562. Says Julia Mulligan: “As Police and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire, I am […]
Many of you will recall that earlier this month our Police and Crime Commissioner – Julia Mulligan – advertised a surgery at Pickering but unfortunately there was some confusion as regards whether or not prior appointments were required and thus there were some disappointments which I endeavoured to address with her Office. In the light […]
Please be aware that between 10am and noon on Tuesday 20th May 2014 a burglary occurred at a dwelling on Old Road, Kirkbymoorside. Two males were seen by a neighbour walking up the drive of the property at approximately 1030hrs . No vehicle was seen. The males are described as being : Male 1 – […]
A burglary occurred in Westfield Mews, Kirkbymoorside between approximately 1pm and 2pm today. A stolen laptop was discovered soon afterwards near the recycling bins. Did anyone see any suspicious persons or vehicles around that time ? If so, please ring the Police on 101 quoting incident reference number 12140055949 – any information at all may […]
North Yorkshire Trading Standards has been investigating a number of reports from all over North Yorkshire of a trader operating from a white Ford Transit van selling mattresses. The explanation given to consumers is that the mattresses originate from a company due to go into liquidation and he is working on behalf of the company […]
The two largest national crime fighting charities in the UK are joining up to tackle a growing problem of rural crime by launching a campaign which will see them work with rural communities throughout England and Wales. The campaign will be launched at the ACPO and Crimestoppers national rural crime conference, which is taking place […]
North Yorkshire Police are looking to work with Farmers and Gamekeepers to gather information on suspect vehicles. I want to set this up in Ryedale, predominantly in the north part. I’m looking for both farmers and gamekeepers who would be interested in working alongside local officers. If this would be of interest please contact Sean […]
Power-tools and copper were stolen from outbuildings and a garage. If you passed through Gt Barugh and have observed anything suspicious in the area or know any information about these crimes, please ring the Police on 101 quoting Crime Reference Numbers 12140023845 and 12140023778 – the Police will appreciate your information, no matter how trivial […]
A National Rural Crime Network set up to tackle countryside crime has been endorsed by 18 of the UK’s Police and Crime Commissioners. A further eight commissioners are considering joining the group, which could bring the total to around two thirds of PCCs across the two countries. The idea originated with the Rural Services Network, […]
Thefts of Vehicle Registration Plates Please be aware that on 2nd February there were three thefts of vehicle registration plates in Ampleforth and one in Helmsley – not very far from our locality. Any suspicious vehicles or persons seen need to be reported please to the Police on 101. Street Angels and Special Constabulary Information […]
During the past few days the following crimes have been reported to North Yorkshire Police. The Crime Incident Numbers reflect the date reported. Please ring 101 immediately if you witnessed anything suspicious in the following areas or if you know any information regarding these crimes including vehicles or persons seen: NYP-24012014-0197 Sheriff Hutton, theft of […]
North Yorkshire Police in Ryedale is promoting Immobilise which is a FREE government website that allows people to register their property to assist the Police in matching recovered stolen items to whom they belong. If you do not have access to the internet, by attending one of the below event Officers can upload the details […]
Thefts of Diesel/ Heating Oil Over the past week, thefts have occurred of heating oil from a tank in Broughton, fuel from a vehicle in Sinnington and diesel from a vehicle at the back of Middleton Garage. North Yorkshire Police appeals to everyone to be extra vigilant and report suspicious activities IMMEDIATELY by calling them […]
North Yorkshire Police report that a burglary occurred in Ryedale Close, Helmsley between Monday 16th December and Saturday 21st December 2013 where entry was forced and an untidy search made of premises. If you know anything about this crime please call the Police on 101 quoting Crime Reference Number 12130220528. A burglary has also occurred […]
Thefts in Lastingham Drills and lead have been stolen from a garage in Lastingham on Wednesday night. If you know any information about this crime, please ring the Police on 101 quoting Crime Reference Number 12130218209. Theft of quad bike – Oldstead A dark green quad bike registration number MX60 EOL has been stolen from […]
Well it’s getting to that time of year again when our thoughts turn to all thing wintery and Christmassy! Which means it’s my time to put together a little bit for the blog. I’d like to remind you all about is lights, not the ones on your trees but the ones on your cars, bikes […]
North Yorkshire Police is turning up the pressure on travelling criminals with every available resource called upon to support an Operation Hawk “day of action” today, Wednesday 4 December. The aim of the day is to make criminals live in fear of committing crime in North Yorkshire, with the knowledge that Operation Hawk will relentlessly […]
7.00pm Tuesday 26 November 2013 Pickering Community Junior School Middleton Rd, North Yorkshire YO18 8AJ Guest Speaker – Dave Jones, Chief Constable of North Yorkshire Police Plus – Coordinator of the Year Award presentation Support your local NHW & Rural Watch Come along and have your say Free refreshments
North Yorkshire Police has issued a report that between the 2nd and 5th of November unknown persons entered a farm on Marton Lane near Pickering and stole 1500 litres of diesel from a tank. The Police request that if you saw or heard anything suspicious around these times to call them on 101 quoting Incident […]
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