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Body found in River Ouse identified

  Body found in River Ouse identified   North Yorkshire Police can confirm that the body found in the River Ouse near Skeldergate Bridge on Thursday 17 April 2014 has been identified as missing soldier Tyler Pearson, aged 18. Tyler’s family continue to be supported by specially trained officers from North Yorkshire Police and the […]

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Police ask for public’s help to find missing York student

    Press Release Police ask for public’s help to find missing York student York police are appealing for the public’s help to trace a university student who has been reported missing. Megan Roberts, aged 20 and a student at York St John University, was reported missing by her mother at 8.30am on Monday 27 […]

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Selby police issue cold caller warning

  Selby police have issued a warning to residents – particularly older people – to be on their guard following numerous reports of cold callers offering to do odd jobs. The callers have targeted all areas across the Selby district over the past few weeks and local police teams have launched an awareness campaign and […]

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Police in nationwide burglary crackdown

North Yorkshire Police is backing a week-long, national campaign to raise awareness of burglary, the handling of stolen goods and the need for residents to be vigilant and take adequate crime prevention measures. Across the country police see an increase in burglaries during November and the run up to Christmas. Criminals know that homes will […]

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National Crime Reduction Week

Tuesday 19th November Tadcaster SNT PC Liz Hartley and PCSO Becky Goulding will be down at Sainsburys in Tadcaster between 12 noon and 2pm to give advice on crime prevention.  We encourage our community to pop down and have a chat to meet us and discuss any issues they have. Wednesday 20th November, between 11am […]

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Appleton Roebuck Burglary

On Monday the 11th November between 2230hrs and 0630hrs a Burglary occurred overnight on Main Street, Appleton Roebuck, which resulted in a vehicle being stolen with the keys. The point of entry was a side door, no forced entry was made, and it appears a key may have been used.  Keys to two vehicles were […]

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New PCSO in Tadcaster

I just wanted to add a little bit of news here regarding the local policing in the community. Tadcaster has now been joined by PCSO Becky Goulding. Becky will be working in the Town and villages in the area so please feel free to approach her with any concerns in the town which you may […]

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Mercedes stolen in Tadcaster burglary

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses after a brand new Mercedes was stolen during a two-in-one burglary in Tadcaster. The red Mercedes A200 AMG Sport was taken from the drive of a property on Golf Links Avenue, after thieves broke into the house and stole the keys to the vehicle at around 2.25am on […]

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Appeal for witnesses – York student assaulted near Tesco

York police are appealing for information after a college student sustained serious facial injuries during an assault. Between 10.35am and 10.45am on Wednesday 9 October 2013, the 19-year-old man was walking back to York College with a group of friends after attending Askham Bar Tesco store. As the group walked along the pathway which leads […]

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Community Police News

  1.   On Monday 14th October 2013 Tadcaster Safer neighbourhood team will be holding a community table top presentation in relation to National Personal Safety Day.  Please feel free to come and chat to your local officer PC Liz Hartley who will be down at Sainsburys Mill Lane from 11am onwards. 2.   On Tuesday 8th […]

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Crime Prevention September

  1.         On Friday 27th September 2013 Tadcaster Safer Neighbourhood police are holding a table top presentation regarding Doorstep Crime.  Local officers  PC Liz Hartley and PCSO Glen Cooper will be at Sainsburys Mill Lane Tadcaster from 11am onwards to give advice and distribute leaflets in relation to keeping safe and anything else the community […]

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Reward offered after Tadcaster Red Kite poisoning

Tadcaster police and the RSPB are appealing for information after a Red Kite was poisoned in the area. The bird was found at Toulston Polo Ground, Tadcaster in October 2012, by a member the public who contacted Yorkshire Red Kites, who in turn reported the suspected poisoning to North Yorkshire Police. Following a post mortem […]

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Bicycle Thefts

During July and early August there have been five reports of pedal cycles being stolen.  Three of these reports have been to secured bikes in the town area.  One male has been arrested and charged with theft of one of the bikes which was recovered. However the other two bikes which are adult bikes are […]

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Police investigate Tadcaster two-in-one burglary

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information after a car was stolen during a two-in-one burglary in Tadcaster. Thieves took a Black Volkswagen Tiguan after breaking into a house on Leeds Road, and taking the keys to the vehicle sometime between 11.30pm on Monday 29 July and 7am on Tuesday 20 July 2013.  […]

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Residents urged to lock up at night following another two-in-one burglary

Police have reiterated their warning to residents to lock their windows and doors following another two-in-one burglary in Tadcaster. Overnight between 10.30pm on Tuesday 23 July 2013 and 6am the following morning, burglars broke into a house on Ingleby Drive through an insecure window. Once inside the house, they stole the keys to a Volkswagen […]

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Two-in-one burglary warning and appeal for information

Police are appealing for information and urging householders to lock up at night after a car was stolen from outside a house in Prospect Drive, Tadcaster in what is known as a two-in-one burglary. Thieves entered the owner’s home through an insecure door between 11pm on Wednesday 17 July and 3.30am the following morning. They […]

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Theft and Safety

North Yorkshire Police arrested at male on 12th July following witnesses reporting to see him attempting to steal a bike outside Wards Butchers York Road Tadcaster.  This male has been charged with theft of a bike and police are currently trying to link with other incidents around the town during the week.  Any witnesses are […]

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North Yorkshire Lifestyle competition: Make a difference in your community

  A new competition to give young people the chance to make a difference in their community during the summer holidays is being launched in North Yorkshire. This is the first time the competition, which is called Lifestyle, has been run in the county. It has been a huge success in Humberside, where children have […]

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Police continue excellent performance despite massive increase in calls

North Yorkshire Police experienced a huge increase in demand during the hot and humid weekend  with four days’ worth of calls taken in three days. Despite this massive demand for assistance, the Force Control Room team maintained their excellent performance and surpassed the national target by answering between 92% and 99.90% of all 999 calls […]

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Witness appeal – Tadcaster man assaulted in his home

Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted at his house in Tadcaster on the morning of Friday 12 July 2013. At around 6.30am, two men called at the property on Windmill Rise and assaulted the occupant, a man in his thirties. It is believed the men left the scene of the incident […]

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Appeal for witnesses

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for any witnesses who may be able to provide any information in relation to two bike thefts that occurred around the Westgate area of the town on Wednesday 10th July. Between 3.30 and 4.30pm a “road racer” black cycle was stolen from outside St Josephs school. A short while later […]

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Chief Constable and Police and Crime Commissioner give a special welcome to new officers

The latest recruits to join North Yorkshire Police’s Special Constabulary were attested at Northallerton Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday 3 July 2013. The 11 officers are the first officers to join the ranks since Chief Constable Dave Jones, who was at the ceremony, took up the position on Monday 3 June 2013.       The […]

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After a conversation with Liz Hartley from the North Yorkshire Police (based in Tadcaster) today we have decided that in the interest of the community of Tadcaster, to include police news and updates on this website. Crime prevention advice   Safer Neighbourhood Teams have also reiterated their warning to residents about sneak-in burglaries. Officers continue […]

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