A burglar who broke into a family home in Sutton in Craven yesterday afternoon is being hunted.
Police are appealing for witnesses and information relating to the raid in Bent Lane at around 1.45pm when the offender entered the rear garden of a property and broke the rear patio door locks to force entry into the home.
Once inside the home, the suspect has caused damage before stealing property including jewellery and passports.
A Skipton man has been jailed for 32 months after hitting a man with a plank of wood.
Simon Nicholas Whiteside, 47, of Greenfield Street was sentenced at York Crown Court on Tuesday 7 February 2017.
On 11 August 2016, Whiteside repeatedly hit a 53-year-old man with the plank down an alleyway in Skipton. The assault resulted in face and head injuries that required hospital treatment including staples and gluing.
Police need help identifying a suspect after a street brawl left a teen with a broken jaw.
A CCTV image has been release in a bid to catch the attacker.
The assault happened on Newmarket Street, Skipton, at 3.45 am on Saturday 10 December 2016.
Search parties are trying to find a walker who has been missing for four days in the Yorkshire Dales.
North Yorkshire Police are appealing for information to assist them locate Kathryn Summersgill.
The 62-year-old was last seen leaving her Renault Clio in Buckden car park at 9.25am on Friday 18 November where its believed she intended to go walking in the local area.
A suspected drink-driver who overturned his pick-up truck and tried to leave the scene of the collision has been banned from the roads for 17 months.
Richard James Rucastle, 24, from Thornton-in-Lonsdale, Ingleton, was convicted of failing to provide a specimen for analysis at Harrogate and Skipton Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.
Rucastle crashed the blue Mitsubishi L200 near Thornton-in-Lonsdale just after midnight on 6 June 2015.
The ‘killer clowns’ crraze has hit Skipton
North Yorkshire Police have warned pranksters to stop fooling around after a spate of colourful creeps were spotted across the county.
A vehicle had to swerve to avoid knocking down a clown who was stood in the middle of a road in Skipton, on Monday.