1 Sep 2015
Beverley: Wilbert Lane, Skoda Yeti damaged.

A disabled man’s car was left damaged after another car drove into it and left the scene on Wilbert Lane, near New Walkergate in Beverley on Sunday August 30.

During the early afternoon on Sunday a grey Skoda Yeti was parked in the cul-de-sac end of Wilbert Lane, close to Butcher Row, when another vehicle, possibly a silver coloured 2003 Vauxhall Astra allegedly collided with it.

1 Sep 2015
Be on guard for con artists' letters

“If you haven’t entered a lottery or a prize draw you can’t have won it!”
That’s the warning from Humberside Police fraud officers following reports of the re-emergence of a lottery scam in the area.
The team has received reports of East Riding residents receiving letters in which it is claimed they have won thousands of pounds in the People’s Postcode Lottery.

1 Sep 2015
Hull: Operation Krypton sentencing sends out strong message to organised crime groups operating in Humberside

At Hull Crown Court over the past two Friday's (August 21 and August 28), 11 men and three woman have been sentenced to a combined sentence of 39 years and 2 months for their part in an organised crime group involved in a large conspiracy to supply Amphetamine across Humberside.

31 Aug 2015
Stay Safe Over Summer week six: Learn the warning signs of Child Sexual Exploitation

Made some new friends over the summer? Make sure they’ve got your best interests at heart.

In the final week of the force’s Get Safe Over Summer campaign officers are urging young people and their parents to make sure they recognise the signs of Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE).

28 Aug 2015
Hull: investigation into assault of a man on Ferensway

On August 2 at 1.30am a 43-year-old man who had been for a night out in the city was waiting at the bus stop outside the Hull Truck Theatre when he was approached by another man who is alleged to have punched him in the head in an unprovoked attack.

28 Aug 2015
Stay Safe Over Summer week five: Consider the consequences of what you post online

Think before you post!

That’s the latest message from Humberside Police as part of the force’s Stay Safe Over Summer campaign.

Before you post that funny picture of you or a friend, hit send on a comment or make a joke about someone on Twitter, stop and think if you would be happy for your parents, family or even future employers to see it?

28 Aug 2015
East Yorkshire: Did you witness collision?

A man suffered injuries to his back, ribs and head after he was knocked off his feet following a collision with a car as he went to cross the road.

The incident happened at around 1pm outside the Co-op in Stamford Bridge, East Yorkshire, as the 74-year-old victim stepped out from behind cars parked on double yellow lines and a vehicle reversed.

28 Aug 2015
Gilberdyke: Police release CCTV images and appeal for help in identification

POLICE are appealing to anyone who may be able to help with their enquiries into burglary which happened around 7am at a garden centre on Scalby Lane in Gilberdyke on August 8.

Two intruders forced entry to the garden centre and stole a large quantity of tools.

Can you identify these two intruders?  Can you help officers to find who’s responsible?

26 Aug 2015
Humberside Police and Humberside Fire and Rescue Service offer farmers key crime prevention and fire safety advice to help reduce the risk of arson

Over 300 pigs, along with farming machinery, were destroyed when a recent fire swept through farm buildings on an East Yorkshire farm. The fire was caused when over 250 tons of straw bales were deliberately set alight.

26 Aug 2015
Scunthorpe: Appeal for information

Thieves have stolen two guns from a vehicle parked at a Winterton farm.

The theft happened at just after midnight this morning (Wednesday, August 26) at a property in Holmes Lane.

The owner of the guns and a friend had been out shooting and returned to the farm, leaving the guns and other associated equipment on the back seat of his white Toyota Hilux.

26 Aug 2015
Warning over fake Royal Mail email con

If you have received an email claiming Royal Mail is holding an item for you beware – it may not be what it seems.

That’s the warning today from fraud officers Humberside Police, who have been alerted to two new scams sweeping the UK.

26 Aug 2015
Scunthorpe: Advice to residents following run of sneak-in burglaries

Don’t make your home an easy target.

That’s the message from Humberside Police to residents of Scunthorpe and the surrounding villages, following a number of sneak-in burglaries in the area that have resulted in cars being stolen.