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Please be aware, there was several attempt burglaries in Skipton overnight.  Offenders are ‘opportunists’ and are seen on ring doorbell footage trying door handles and then entering any property with an insecure door.   

Please ensure that all doors are locked overnight and windows are locked or on a latch. Please also remove any valuables from sight and it is advisable to keep house/cars key, wallets/purses, phones/laptops/tablets in the room where you sleep.

Your local police team are aware and have the area on their patrol plan. 

If you experience any issues in the area we would be grateful if you could please let us know. If the issue is still ongoing please contact us on tel: 999 emergency or 101 non emergency, if not ongoing you can report online using this link https://www.northyorkshire.police.uk/

If you need any crime prevention or security advice please use this link https://www.northyorkshire.police.uk/cp/crime-prevention/

If you need to speak with a local officer for crime prevention advice, please contact your local Neighbourhood Police Team directly on snayorkouter@northyorkshire.police.uk

If you know of other people who would like to receive these messages, please could you forward this message to them or send them this link https://www.northyorkshire.police.uk/advice/advice-and-information/wsi/watch-schemes-initiatives/as/ny/north-yorkshire-community-messaging/ 


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Julie Earnshaw
(Police, Inspector, Craven)

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