North Yorkshire Police have condemned an attack on two police officers in Scarborough.
Inspector Andy Short, of Scarborough Safer Neighbourhood Team, said:
"The violence against the officers carrying out their duty to maintain law and order on the streets of Scarborough is wholly unacceptable and something we will absolutely not tolerate.
"There will be a zero tolerance approach to anyone committing violent crime anywhere in the District, drunkenness is not an excuse to assault members of the public, door staff or police officers.
– Insp Andy Short, North Yorkshire Police
"I would like to thank the door staff from the nightclub, who stepped in to assist officers arrest those involved. CCTV footage of the incidents is also being used as part of the evidence against the offenders"
"I am also appealing to everyone else who was in the area at the time to come forward and contact the police, as they will have information that can assist with this investigation."