Monthly Police Crime Reports

These are received monthly and available here and also on Council noticeboards.

The January 2022 report is pasted below too:

Monthly Crime Bulletin – January 2022

Incidents of note over the last month;

02/01/2022 – report that a number of 4×4’s in convoy had driven over moorland near Redmire causing damage to private tracks. Currently under investigation.

06/01/2022 – Hawes – report of theft of 12 sheep last October

10/01/2022 – Low Row – theft of a quad bike from farm premises.

21/01/2022 – report from Askrigg primary school of theft of heating oil between 11th Nov and 4th January

21/01/2022 – Hawes – theft of a quad bike from farm premises

There was a total of 25 crimes recorded in the area during December. I do not report crimes whereby victims could potentially be identified for example, domestic violence or harassment.

3 crimes were recorded as Fraud whereby people have reported attempted telephone scams.

A full breakdown by category is as follows:

11 – Violence

3 – Criminal Damage

3 – Fraud

8 – Burglary/Theft

Throughout January there were 9 road traffic collisions reported on our roads. 6 resulting in damage only, and 3 resulting in injuries.

We have had reports of discarded alcohol containers, deodorant cannisters, and broken glass in the woods by Shawl Walk. This has been raised with local schools and shops, and we are carrying out patrols in the area.

PC1192 Gary Hankin

PCSO 5232 Don Watson

PSCO 5550 Tracie Taylor-Page

 Leyburn and the Dales Safer Neighbourhood Team