Three teenage boys have been arrested after allegedly being caught in possession of cannabis in Sherburn.
Officers stopped the trio in the town's Eversley Park just before 3 o'clock, yesterday afternoon.
Two were arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a class B drug. One was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of a Class B drug. All three are 17-years-old.
Patrols had been stepped in the vicinity of the park in response to local residents' concerns over drugs activity in the area.
All three have been released as enquiries continue.