Wednesday 28th October 2020,
North Yorks Enquirer

Browsing the "Tim Hicks" Tag

“Hope”: Yorkshire Post covers ‘Nude in the Nettles’ case

“Hope”: Yorkshire Post covers ‘Nude in the Nettles’ case by CHRIS CLARK & TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction: “Hope” For some time now, the NYE has been covering “Yorkshire Ripper” Peter Sutcliffe and his potential involvement in many more crimes than [...]

October 21, 2020 North Yorkshire Police

Book Review: “Manhunt” by Colin Sutton

Book review: “Manhunt”. How I brought serial killer Levi Bellfield to justice – by Detective Chief Inspector Colin Sutton (Retired) Reviewed by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction Levi Bellfield is one of the most notorious British serial killers of the last [...]

October 15, 2020 Misc, Police

Lions Led By Idiots

NYP Essential Journeys #17: Lions led by Idiots by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction The NYE has been supporting the efforts of the NHS and North Yorkshire Police to contain the coronavirus pandemic. It has done this by running articles with [...]

September 1, 2020 North Yorkshire Police

More Choke Holds: Minneapolis and UK Policing #5

More Choke Holds: Minneapolis and UK Policing #5 by TIM HICKS  ~~~~~ NYE vindicated concerns and comments vindicated. The NYE has been running a series of articles on the impact of the death of Mr George Floyd in Minneapolis will [...]

August 19, 2020 Police

Malton Fugitive Recaptured/Jailed

Malton Fugitive Recaptured/Jailed by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction Local man Daniel Dobbs from Malton, North Yorkshire (pictured above), has been arrested, extradited from Spain and convicted of escaping from custody in the UK, following a successful joint operation between the [...]

August 9, 2020 North Yorkshire Police

Minneapolis and UK Policing #4: NYE Vindicated

Minneapolis and UK Policing #4: NYE Vindicated by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Incidents involving police officers being investigated for use of choke holds after being filmed on the increase  There have now been three incidents involving alleged excessive use of force [...]

August 4, 2020 Police

CodHead: An Appreciation

A Letter to the Editor from NYE police and crime correspondent TIM HICKS, lamenting (as must we all) the passing of resident political cartoonist CodHead. ~~~~~ Sir, CodHead: An Appreciation I read of the passing of the NYE’s cartoonist CodHead [...]

July 22, 2020 Letters

Public Filming: York Incident

Public Filming: York Incident by TIM HICKS ~~~~~ Introduction In my article “Public filming: Minneapolis and North Yorkshire #3”, I made reference to a video clip of officers from North Yorkshire Police making an arrest as follows: “Last week, the [...]

July 15, 2020 North Yorkshire Police

Public Filming: Minneapolis and North Yorkshire #3

Public Filming: Minneapolis and North Yorkshire #3 by TIM HICKS  ~~~~~ Introduction In my article “Minneapolis and North Yorkshire” I covered the impact of the death of Mr George Floyd in Minneapolis on policing in North Yorkshire. I stated There [...]

July 14, 2020 North Yorkshire Police, Police

Minneapolis and North Yorkshire [REDUX]

Minneapolis and North Yorkshire [REDUX] by TIM HICKS ~~~~~  Introduction In my article “Minneapolis and North Yorkshire“, I covered the impact of the death of Mr George Floyd on policing in North Yorkshire. Following the death of Mr Floyd as [...]

July 9, 2020 North Yorkshire Police, Police