Tuesday 26th September 2017,
North Yorks Enquirer

Yearly Archives: 2017

“It is a DISGRACE!”

A Letter to the Editor from Heather RELF, of Whitby, writing in response to Councillor Rob BARNETT’s letter (“Down at the Bottom of the Heap”) of 14th September 2017. ~~~ Dear Editor, It is a DISGRACE! I refer to Rob [...]

September 26, 2017 Letters

PARNABY: Standards Investigation – Too Little, Too Late?

PARNABY: Standards Investigation – Too Little, Too Late? an “In My View” article by NIGEL WARD, updating readers on a trivial diversion in the on-going saga of allegations against Leader Councillor Stephen PARNABY OBE [Con.]. ~~~~~ Following a lengthy series [...]

September 25, 2017 East Riding of Yorkshire Council

NYP: Appeal after Assault on Scarborough Store Manager

NYP: Appeal after Assault on Scarborough Store Manager Police are appealing for information from the public to help identify the man in the CCTV images, after a store manager was assaulted in Scarborough. Officers want to speak to the man [...]

September 25, 2017 Appeals

NYP: A Force Facing a Crisis of Morale, Oversight & Leadership?

NYP: A Force Facing a Crisis of Morale, Oversight & Leadership? Recently, two articles in the mainstream press have been brought to my attention which cause me to take pen to paper. Internal Criticism of NYP by police officers The [...]

September 24, 2017 North Yorkshire Police & Crime Commissioner

“In The Driving Seat”

In a satirical spirit, the North Yorks Enquirer presents the one hundred and fourteenth in a continuing series of so-called “Photoons” – cartoons developed from digital photographs – highlighting the more amusing aspects of current affairs in North Yorkshire and [...]

September 22, 2017 Photoons

Save The Futurist – Update

Save The Futurist  – Update The Save The Futurist Theatre – Official page on Facebook has published the following up-date: Share This: [...]

September 20, 2017 Scarborough Borough Council

NYP: CCTV Appeal after Whitby shop Theft

NYP: CCTV Appeal after Whitby shop Theft Police want to trace two men after outdoors clothing was stolen from a shop in Whitby. Two men entered Hall and Coates on Church Street and one of them asked to try on [...]

September 19, 2017 Appeals

An Ethical Dilemma: Police Use of Civilian “Paedophile Hunters” in Online Undercover “Sting Operations”

An Ethical Dilemma: Police Use of Civilian “Paedophile Hunters” in Online Undercover “Sting Operations” by TIM HICKS. ~~~~~ Last month I commented on a dilemma in modern policing: is it right to pay a convicted sex offender to act as [...]

September 19, 2017 Police

Book Review: “Undercover” – by Rob Evans and Paul Lewis

Book Review: “Undercover” – by Rob Evans and Paul Lewis Following on from my recent article on police undercover operations in North Yorkshire, I wanted to research the subject further. I had been very impressed by the quality of the [...]

September 17, 2017 Misc

Appeal: Heroic Motorists rescue Mother and Baby from Blazing Car

Appeal: Heroic Motorists rescue Mother and Baby from Blazing Car Traffic cops have praised the brave actions of motorists who stopped at a serious injury collision on the outskirts of Whitby to rescue a mother and baby from a car [...]

September 16, 2017 Appeals