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Arsonist jailed for 32 months

A vengeful tenant high on drink and drugs set fire to his flat and removed smoke detectors from a fully-occupied apartment block in an apparent attempt to get back at his landlord who was planning to evict him.

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Police have appealed for information.

Car stolen from outside Scarborough house

Police are appealing for information after a car was stolen from outside a home in Scarborough.

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Two men were seen running in the direction of Colescliff Road in Scarborough after the car stolen crashed in Barrowcliff Road. Picture: Google

Burglars stole car in Scarborough then crashed it into tree within minutes

Burglars stole the keys to a car from a house in Scarborough then crashed the vehicle within minutes of making their getaway.

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Danny Mulcahy has been jailed for 16 weeks

Drink driver jailed after crashing into taxi

A 28-year-old man has been jailed for driving more than three times over the drink drive limit after he crashed into a taxi.

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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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Do you recognise the man pictured in this CCTV image?

CCTV appeal after wine and child's bike stolen from Scarborough shop

Police investigating the theft of a bottle of wine and a child’s bike have issued a CCTV image of a man they would like trace.

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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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The Spa

Cash stolen from ATM at the Spa

Police have issued an urgent appeal to anyone walking in the area of the Spa Complex in Scarborough this morning following an attack on a cash machine at the Spa and the theft of cash inside.

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Cooks Row. Photo: Google.

Drug and firearms arrests as police swoop on address in Scarborough

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of drug and firearms offences in Scarborough.

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Michael Saunderson

Scarborough man jailed and given ten year restraining order for domestic attack

A man has been jailed in North Yorkshire for attacking a woman in her own home.

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Glen Reece Miller.

Child abuser from Yorkshire given 10 years in jail for ‘sickening’ sex crimes

A North Yorkshire man has been jailed for 10 years for “sickening” child sex abuse offences spanning three decades.

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A crackdown on drink and drug driving is underway in North Yorkshire

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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Ampleforth College

Teacher cleared of abusing pupil at private school

A public-school teacher has been cleared of sexually abusing a pupil at Ampleforth College more than 30 years ago.

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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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Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him in connection with the incident.

Appeal following purse theft in Scarborough shop

A man pushed a woman in the shoulder and then stole her purse in a shop in Scarborough.

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The incident happened at the check-out in Aldi

Shopper left with broken jaw after couple's attack in Scarborough supermarket

A supermarket shopper was attacked by a woman at the check-out and then had his jaw broken by her partner in the car park.
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Weapons handed into North Yorkshire Police.

Shotgun 'disguised as walking stick' among 120 weapons handed in to police stations in Yorkshire

Dozens of shotguns, air rifles and handguns have been handed into police in North Yorkshire as part of a campaign to surrender weapons.

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Busy day for police

Police caught three drivers speeding at over 100mph

North Yorkshire Roads Policing Group caught three drivers speeding in access of 100mph.
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Martin Fisher

Scarborough teacher jailed for sexual offences

A former Spanish teacher and football coach from Scarborough has been jailed for sexual offences and making indecent images.
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The driver was arrested in a field

Driver arrested after A64 police chase

A 31-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving following a police chase on the A64.

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