They occurred at around 12.40am on Saturday 27 September 2014.
The man was seen walking along the street smashing cars’ wing mirrors on at least 13 vehicles.
When he was challenged by a member of the public, the man ran off towards Otley Road.
The suspect is described as being a white man, who was tall with brown hair.
PC Darren Copley, of Harrogate Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: If you have any information which could help to identify the man responsible for these acts of utterly pointless damage, I urge you to contact the police straight away.
Anyone who can assist with this enquiry should contact Harrogate police on 101m select option 2 and ask for Darren Copley. Alternatively, information can be emailed to Darren.firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting reference number 12140166078