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Domestic abuse spiked during World Cup, police in West Yorkshire reveal

DOMESTIC ABUSE incidents spiked during England matches in the World Cup, police in West Yorkshire have revealed.

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The new e-fit issued by police

Detectives issue fresh appeal over robber who punched boy, 13, and stole his crutches

DETECTIVES HAVE issued a fresh appeal over a robber who punched a 13-year-old boy before stealing his crutches.
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Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

Record-breaking 999 demand as West Yorkshire Police takes 2,307 calls in one day

West Yorkshire Police is urging members of the public to think before they call after facing unprecedented demand to the 999 emergency number.

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A warning has been issued about a telephone scam

Warning after ‘police officer’ scammers target pensioner

West Yorkshire Police are warning people not to fall foul of a scam where telephone callers are purporting to be police officers.

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Kirklees Magistrated Court in Huddersfield. (D525A439)

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series July 3 edition are published below. Numbers refer to defendants’ ages.

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In Leeds, there is a bylaw preventing barbecues and fires from being lit in the city's parks, unless it is in a designated area

The laws you need to know before you try to have a barbecue in a Leeds park

Warm weather and barbecuing go hand in hand, and with the UK currently baking in the midst of a summer heatwave, many people will be making up the most of the sunny spell by firing up the grill.
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Jamie Gledhill.

Police issue appeal for help in search for missing Dewsbury man

Police are appealing for information about a man from Dewsbury who has been missing for nearly a fortnight.

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Low Lane, Birstall. Photo: Google

Driver sought over near-miss with bicycle that left cyclist with two fractured elbows

POLICE ARE hoping to trace a middle-aged woman whose car was involved in a near-miss with a cyclist.

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Chelsea Wany was jailed when she appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court.

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series June 21 edition are published below. Numbers refer to defendants’ ages.

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The text message purports to be from EE.

Watch out for these fake texts about your mobile phone bill

Action Fraud is warning the public about a fake text message claiming to be from mobile phone provider EE.

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Gary Dews

Drivers feared for their lives as gunman walked down road pointing weapon

Drivers feared for their lives as a gunman walked down the middle of a busy road in West Yorkshire pointing a fake firearm at them.

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Police need information about this blue Citroen van.

Police appeal for information on van after Huddersfield shooting

Detectives have released a picture of a van as part of their investigation into a shooting in Huddersfield.
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Prolific car crooks Matthew Wood and Kevin Woodward

Crooks stole from man visiting sick wife at hospital as well as luxury cars from families across West Yorkshire

A pair of professional criminals targeted family homes and a hospital during a campaign of offending designed to get their hands on high value cars.

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World Cup 2018: Former England stars join counter terrorism police to give football fans security advice

Former England stars Alan Shearer, David Seaman and Paul Parker have teamed up with Counter Terrorism Policing to offer football fans security advice ahead of the World Cup.

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Man dead after Dewsbury car crash

A man was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash in Dewsbury.
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Teenager found after search in Leeds

Police have said that a 15-year-old girl who was reported missing has now been found.

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Chelsea Wany was jailed when she appeared at Kirklees Magistrates' Court.

Latest court reports from Kirklees Magistrates

The latest court reports as published in the Reporter Series June 14 edition are published below. Numbers refer to defendants’ ages.

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Haleema Bismillah.

Search for missing 15-year-old who may be in Leeds

Police are searching for a missing 15-year-old girl who may be in Leeds.

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Man arrested on suspicion of conspiring to murder after 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters

Man arrested on suspicion of conspiring to murder after 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters

Counter-terror police have arrested a man in connection with letters which urged people to "Punish a Muslim" earlier this year.
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