News/Media

The Humberside Police news and media page provides information on up to date news releases and appeals.

The Humberside Police news and media page provides information on up to date news releases and appeals.  

The website is regularly updated by members of the Humberside Police news and media team, and police officers from a number of Neighbourhoods across the force area.  

The information included will range from specific information for each of the force areas - Grimsby, Scunthorpe, East Riding and Hull, to forcewide information and updates on current campaigns. 

Anyone who feels they may be able to assist Humberside Police with information featured, in this section, is asked to call Humberside Police tel 101.
 

East Riding: March 2015 - Community Partnership Crime Prevention Street Surgeries, Cottingham

March 04, 2015

Following a recent spate of thefts from garages, sheds and properties in Cottingham the Haltemprice and Hunsley Community Partnership are organising several Street Surgeries to offer crime prevention advice.

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Beverley & Driffield: Possible Bogus Caller Warning

March 03, 2015

Officers in the Beverley area are issuing a warning to residents, after three separate residents have called the police reporting allegedly unsavoury characters purporting to be tradesmen wanting to carry out work within their homes.

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Hull: Two people who came to the aid of an injured woman are sought – Albert Avenue

March 02, 2015

On Friday 27 February at 1610hrs a 46-year-old woman cycling along Albert Avenue was allegedly assaulted by another cyclist.

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East Riding: Tickton Post Office Broken Into

March 02, 2015

The Post Office on Main Street, Tickton was broken into in the early of this morning (Monday 2 March). Sometime between 0300hrs and 0320hrs this morning a rear window was smashed and entry gained into the Post Office.

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Grimsby - Elderly woman has purse snatched in Buttermere Way.

March 02, 2015

An elderly woman has reported having her purse snatched as she approached her home in Buttermere Way, Grimsby on Friday 27 February 2015.

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Hull: Police appeal following burglary at Hair & Beauty Principles on Newland Avenue

March 02, 2015

Humberside Police is appealing for information following a burglary at Hair & Beauty Principles on Newland Avenue, Hull overnight between 1815hrs on Friday 27 February and 0740hrs on Saturday 28 February 2015.

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Hull: Police appeal following assault in Queens Gardens

March 02, 2015

Humberside Police is appealing for witnesses following an alleged assault in Queens Gardens, Hull at around 0110hrs on Sunday 01 February 2015.

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Beverley: High value cycle stolen from store

March 02, 2015

Police would like assistance in identifying a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of a high value bicycle from a shop in Beverley.

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Hull: Police appeal following criminal damage to a taxi outside the rail way station on Ferensway

March 02, 2015

Humberside Police is appealing for witnesses after a taxi was damaged outside the train station on Ferensway, Hull at 2143hrs on Saturday 28 February 2015.

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Hull: Offender arrested and charged for commercial burglary

March 02, 2015

On Thursday 26 February 2015 34-year-old Michael Anthony of West Grove, Hull was arrested and charged with burglary other than dwelling – theft and remanded before appearing at Hull and Holderness Magistrates Court on Friday 27 February 2015. The charges relate to a burglary at a commercial premise on Hessle Road, Hull on Thursday 04 December 2015 were tools were stolen.

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Hedon, East Yorkshire: Appeal for Witnesses, Road Rage Incident

March 02, 2015

On Saturday 14 February (Valentine’s Day), two motorists were involved a verbal altercation in Hedon. Officers now need independent witnesses to come forward.

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Beverley, East Yorkshire: Alleged Assault in the early hours of Sunday morning, Saturday Market, Beverley

March 02, 2015

In the early hours of Sunday morning (01/03/15) on duty police officers discovered a 29-year-old Beverley man unconscious on the floor outside the Grapes Pub, in Saturday Market, Beverley.

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East Yorkshire: Man investigated as part of Operation Reno sentenced at court in Leicester

March 02, 2015

A man who was investigated by Humberside Police as part of Operation Reno, the inquiry into historic abuse at the former St Williams care home in Market Weighton, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to indecent assault.

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Snaith, East Yorkshire: Serious Road Traffic Collision, Witnesses Sought

March 02, 2015

At 1551hrs on Friday 27 February 2015 a motorcyclist came into contact with a Nissan Navara 4x4 towing a trailer which resulted in the motorcyclist sustaining extensive life threatening injuries.

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Grimsby - Man (26) charged following incident in Castle Street on Friday 27 February.

March 02, 2015

Police resources including armed response officers and police dog handlers were deployed to an incident in Castle Street Grimsby on Friday 27 February 2015 following a call from a member of the public shortly before 0900hrs.

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Hull: William (Billy) Sartain sentenced following historic sexual offence

March 02, 2015

On Thursday 26 February 2015, 78-year-old man William (Billy) Sartain was found guilty of a historic sexual offences from 1978 at Sheffield Crown Court.

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Humberside Police: Drug drive campaign: February-March 2015

March 02, 2015

Today (2 March 2015) a new drug drive law will come into force in England and Wales. The new law will make it illegal to drive with a specific controlled drug in the body above the accepted limit for that drug. This new law will provide a more effective tool for police officers when dealing with the danger posed by drug drivers.

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Hull - Police attend incident in Petersfield Close, Bransholme

March 01, 2015

POLICE were called to an incident at a property in Petersfield Close, Bransholme this evening where there was concern for the safety of a man within the address.

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South Cave: Police appeal following ATM theft

February 27, 2015

Humberside Police are continuing to investigate an ATM theft from the HSBC Bank, Market Place, South Cave just before 0300hrs this morning (Friday 27 February 2015).

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Bridlington: Appeal to find the next of kin of 76-year-old woman Sylvia Graham

February 27, 2015

POLICE are keen to locate the next of kin of a 76 year-old woman who has died in Bridlington.

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Humberside Police appoint new Deputy Chief Constable

February 27, 2015

Yesterday Chief Constable Justine Curran held a series of interviews for the post of Deputy Chief Constable and appointed Assistant Chief Constable Garry Forsyth, currently of West Midlands Police. It is hoped he will be able to take up his post sometime early in the summer.

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Grimsby - Witness appeal as man sustains serious injuries in road traffic collision, Bradley Road, Waltham.

February 27, 2015

A 19 year old man sustained serious head injuries yesterday and is in a life threatening condition following a road traffic collision on Bradley Road, Waltham, Grimsby.

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South Cave: Disruption following ATM theft

February 27, 2015

Roads closures are in place and there is some disrupton to local traffic in South Cave, following the theft of an ATM from a bank.

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East Yorkshire: North East Regional Asset Recovery Team warrants executed as part of money laundering investigation

February 26, 2015

Yesterday (Wednesday 25 February 2015) Humberside Police and officers from North East Regional Asset Recovery Team (NE RART) executed a series warrants at addresses in East Yorkshire as part of an ongoing NE RART operation.

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North Lincolnshire: Appeal following road traffic collision on A161 High Street, Belton

February 26, 2015

Humberside Police is appealing to trace the driver of a small black coloured car involved in a road traffic collision on A161 High Street, Belton at 0910hrs on Tuesday 24 February 2015.

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Grimsby - Can you help us to locate Grimsby man Allen Matthews (43)

February 26, 2015

POLICE are appealing for a Grimsby man to come forward as they wish to speak to him in connection with an ongoing enquiry.

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Grimsby - Criminal damage to car in David Street, witness appeal.

February 24, 2015

POLICE are appealing for information in connection with two acts of criminal damage to a vehicle in David Street, Grimsby.

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Grimsby - Two robberies reported yesterday being investigated.

February 24, 2015

POLICE are investigating two robberies in the Grimsby area reported yesterday, Monday 23 February 2015.

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Grimsby: Car Damaged on Ladysmith Road

February 24, 2015

Between 0300hrs and 0340hrs on Saturday 21 February a number of people left a function which was being held in a flat above a betting shop on the corner of Ladysmith Road and Cooper Road, Grimsby.

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Hull: Police CCTV appeal following suspicious incident on Beverley Road

February 24, 2015

Detectives have released CCTV of a man they would like to speak to following a suspicious incident where an unknown man entered an elderly man’s home on Beverley Road, Hull at around 1200hrs on Thursday 12 February 2015.

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